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Dean Blake Morant and David Wagner ('68)

Funeral arrangements announced for David Wagner (’68), one of first African-American graduates from Wake Forest Law

Funeral service details have been announced for David H. Wagner, Jr. (’68), who died on Sunday, July 13, 2014. Wagner was one of the first African-American graduates of the Wake Forest University School of Law.

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Chief Justice John Martin (’67) to retire from N.C. Court of Appeals on Aug. 1

Chief Justice John C. Martin (’67) of the N.C. Court of Appeals is retiring effective Aug. 1. Martin has served on the Court of Appeals for more than a decade.

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Megan Baldwin (’10) launches Huffington Post blog

Megan Baldwin (’10) is a self-described lawyer turned stay-at-home mom living in Durham, N.C., with her husband, Matthew, and twin girls, Emma and Charlotte, according to her Huffington Post blog. She is currently licensed to practice law in North Carolina.

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Charlotte law firm of Zac Moretz (’98) and Ron Skufca (’98) thrives in growth including motor sports and racing

While many businesses in the Golden Crescent have seen slow but steady growth after weathering the recession, some companies are managing through dramatic growth. Reporter Dave Friedman talked to three  thriving outfits about what spurred their success and how they’ve dealt with increased demand. Continue reading »

Mitch McLean (’85) honored with Carnegie Medal on first year anniversary of his death

It was a year to the day that Mitchell McLean (’85), the chief district court judge for Wilkes, Ashe, Alleghany and Yadkin County drowned at Sunset Beach while trying to save total strangers from a rip current.

To mark McLean’s extraordinary sacrifice and celebrate his life, his friends released balloons outside the Wilkes County Courthouse about 4 p.m., the time of day when authorities said he charged into the ocean to attempt to help swimmers in obvious distress.

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Winston-Salem Journal article features the new CBS legal drama, “Reckless,” which has ties to Wake Forest Law

On Sunday, June 29, “Reckless,” a show with ties to several Winston-Salem colleges including Wake Forest Law School, made its debut on CBS. In the show, male lead character Roy Rayder (Cam Gigandet) is a graduate of Wake Forest School of Law — as is Scott Davis (MBA ’89, JD ’94), the boyfriend of Dana Stevens, the creator and an executive producer on the show.

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Daniel S. Blynn (’03) is promoted to special counsel in Washington, D.C., office of Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Kelley Drye & Warren LLP has elected Wayne J. D’Angelo, Pamela D. Kaplan, Dean E. Loventhal, Matthew C. Luzadder, and Clyde Tinnen to partner and has promoted Hajir Ardebili, Evan Barnes, Daniel S. Blynn(’03), Martin Krolewski, Myra C. Mormile-Wolper, Dustin J. Painter and Damon W. Suden to special counsel, effective July 1, 2014. Continue reading »

New Bern City attorney Scott Davis (MBA ’89, JD ’94) gets bit part in TV show he helped inspire

Scott Davis (MBA ’89, JD ’94)  is stepping out of his role as New Bern city attorney this weekend to play the part of a bailiff in a new CBS television series he helped inspire. Continue reading »

'Big Brother' Chad Brown (right) and Erik, his 'Little Brother.'

Chad Brown (’01, JD ’06) receives statewide honor from Big Brothers Big Sisters

Mentoring matters to Chad Brown (’01, JD ’06), who is North Carolina’s Big Brother of the Year for Big Brothers Big Sisters Services. He also won the Forsyth County Governor’s Volunteer Services Mentor Award. Continue reading »

Reckless premieres on CBS on June 29 and features WFU Law as the alma mater of the male lead character.

Scott Davis (MBA ’89, JD ’94) inspires Wake Forest Law’s role in new CBS show ‘Reckless’

Scott Davis (MBA ’89, JD ’94) has extended his loyalty to his alma mater all the way to Hollywood. His longtime girlfriend, Dana Stevens, is a screenwriter and creator/executive producer/writer of the new television series, “Reckless,” that CBS is airing the pilot on Sunday, June 29, at 9 p.m. (EST). In the storyline, Stevens makes the male lead character, Roy Rayder, a Wake Forest Law graduate. Continue reading »