With roots that can be traced back to 1884, Parker Poe Adams and Bernstein is an influential law firm specializing in the areas of Litigation, Corporate & Business Law, Tax Law, Real Estate, Environment Law and Lending. Throughout its extensive history, the firm has not expanded for the sake of expansion. It has grown strategically meeting the changing demands of the economy. It has grown in size with a clear direction helping innovatively but pragmatically the developing needs of its business clients. Currently, Parker Poe Adams and Bernstein is called home by over 210 highly-skilled attorneys who work with dedication and passion to provide exemplary legal services to not only the residents of Carolinas but also all across the United States and even beyond. The international clients come through TerraLex, a powerful global network of over 155 law firms, and Parker Poe Adams and Bernstein is its exclusive member in North Carolina. Hence, efficiently coordinating with firms all over the world, the attorneys at Parker Poe Adams and Bernstein are able to provide comprehensive global services to their clients.
Evolving according to the demands of its clients, Parker Poe Adams and Bernstein always delivers quality results; The U.S. News & World Report has rated the firm as a Top-Tier Firm in 33 legal areas for 2011-2012. The attorneys at the firm are frequently acknowledged for their dedication to the legal profession. 18 of the firm’s attorneys have been included in Chambers USA 2011: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business while 61 of them have been named to Woodward/White’s Best Lawyers in America 2011.
While achieving success, the attorneys at Parker Poe Adams and Bernstein have not forgotten the community in which they make their living. Pro Bono activity is taken very seriously at the firm and the continuous awards given to the firm and its attorneys are testament to this fact. For example, the firm has received the prestigious Pro Bono Law Firm of the Year Award by North Carolina Bar Association in the past.