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Attorney Sarah Gray

Sarah Gray grew up in Monroe, North Carolina. After graduation from Monroe High School, she attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington in Wilmington, North Carolina. While there she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology. She quickly fell in love with the New Hanover County area and always new she wanted to plant roots and return. Afterwards, Sarah attended Appalachian School of Law in Grundy, Virginia. While there, she received her Juris Doctor.

During law school, Sarah received the Book Award in Federal Income Tax. Furthermore, she was a member of Phi Alpha Delta, a legal honor society, Democratic Law Society, and Appalachian Women in Law Society. In addition, Sarah served as an intern for the Union County District Attorney’s Office in Union County, North Carolina.

Sarah practice in the Mecklenburg County area for 10 years before moving back to New Hanover County. Sarah practice family law because she believes that no two cases are the same and wants to help people through some of the most difficult times in their lives.

Focus

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Recognition

Mr. Speaks has achieved National Recognition by attorney ranking sites such as AVVO and Super Lawyers. Specifically, he has attained a rating of “10.0” out of a maximum score of 10.0. In addition, he is rated “Superb”. Superb is the highest possible rating. He has earned the “Top Car Accident Attorney” designation. In addition, R. Clarke Speaks has been selected to Super Lawyers for his work in the field of personal injury law. He has received that recognition for two consecutive years. Mr. Speaks was also named to the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers in each of the last two years.

Education & Background

R. Clarke Speaks was born and raised in Eastern North Carolina. He graduated from East Carolina University (Go Pirates!) with a degree in economics and a focus on Mathematics. In addition, he is a graduate of Campbell University School of Law. There, he was the recipient of the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for excellence in trial skills. He clerked for law firms, the district attorney’s office and United States District Judge Malcolm J. Howard while in law school.

 

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Experience

Since 1997 Mr. Speaks has represented thousands of individuals, businesses, and organizations all over North Carolina as well as Virginia, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. He has submitted briefs to the North Carolina Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. He has argued before the North Carolina Supreme Court and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia on many occasions.

He has successfully represented individuals and corporations in litigation with the United States Government, the State of North Carolina, large and small corporate defendants and virtually every insurance company operating in the United States.

Extensive experience and a commitment to exceeding client expectations is what separate Mr. Speaks from other lawyers.

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