5 Tips For Avoiding A Malpractice Claim

Do you remember the movie, Goundhog Day? In the movie, a TV weatherman, Phil Connors, (played by Bill Murray) wakes up in Punxsutawney, PA to find himself repeating Groundhog Day over and over again.

Will Graebe, our Vice President of Claims, finds himself in a similar situation. No matter how much we talk about this particular potential claim, lawyers continue to report their failure to properly close an equity line of credit.

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Board Member Sharon Parker Receives Governor’s Award

Lawyers Mutual Board member Sharon Parker of McDowell County was honored by Governor Beverly Purdue on November 16 as a recipient of the Governor’s Medallion Award for Volunteer Service. Parker, a lawyer with Dameron, Burgin, Parker & Jackson, P.A., in Marion, was one of 20 individuals to receive the award from the N.C. Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service. These honorees embody the true spirit of volunteerism by providing services such as medical assistance, youth education, and senior citizens care to their communities.

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Board Member Doris R. Bray Receives Distinguished Service Award

Lawyers Mutual Board member Doris R. Bray of Guilford County was honored by the Greensboro Bar Association as a recipient of the Distinguished Service Award. Bray, a lawyer with Schell Bray Aycock & Abel has served on the Lawyers Mutual Board since 1983. The Distinguished Service Award recognizes a member for deep devotion and constant commitment to the law, the administration of justice, the highest ethical principles, and dedicated public service.

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