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For the Long Run: A Passion to Serve

Bob McIntosh wears a casual button-down shirt and khakis as he sits in his Davidson office. Stacks of papers cover the Mecklenburg County native's desk, as the founder of The McIntosh Law Firm explains how his practice began 21 years ago.

I spent one morning in traffic on I-77. It took me 45 minutes to get from Exit 28 to just north of Exit 16, and what had traffic stalled was a very large boat had come off the trailer and was sitting in the median in the interstate," explains McIntosh, who was commuting to Charlotte to practice law at the time.

The McIntosh Law Firm Named to 2018 Business North Carolina Best Employers in NC List

The McIntosh Law Firm, provider of legal services to executives, entrepreneurs, investors, non-profits, and individuals, has been named to Business North Carolina’s 2018 Best Employers in North Carolina list.

The Firm recently celebrated its 20 year anniversary and is headquartered in Davidson, North Carolina. Practice areas include personal injury and wrongful death, corporate and business law, commercial and residential real estate, estate planning and administration, as well as creditors’ collections and general civil litigation.

THE MCINTOSH LAW FIRM NAMED LAKE NORMAN BEST ATTORNEY

Lake Norman Publications recently announced winners in their 2018 Normy Awards. The McIntosh Law Firm was selected as the Best Lake Norman Attorney by the thousands of readers who weighed in to choose the best people, businesses, organizations and places in their respective categories.

MCINTOSH LAW FIRM HAS RECEIVED A TIER ONE FIRM RANKING in Charlotte for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in 2018

The McIntosh Law Firm attorney, Jim Fuller, was recently named to this year’s Best Law Firms in America in the field of personal injury and general litigation.

Additionally, Fuller was named individually to 2018 Best Lawyers in America. Fuller states, “We rely on experience, hard work and creativity to help our clients obtain the best possible outcome. Our team consists of experienced litigation attorneys, skilled paralegals and a highly trained advanced technology staff. We work as a team and we win as a team.”

McIntosh Law Firm Attorney Named to 2018 Best Lawyers List/Firm Also Named to Best Law Firm List

Attorney Jim Fuller of The McIntosh Law Firm was named to the 2018 Best Lawyers in America list in the field of personal injury and general litigation. Additionally, the Firm was also named to the 2018 U.S. News and World Report Best Law Firms List for Metropolitan Tier 3 Rankings in Charlotte, in the field of personal injury litigation.

The McIntosh Law Firm would like to announce that the Firm has become an Affiliate Member of the North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild. The Law Firm has been a sponsor of every Rural Hill Brewers and Music Festival since its inception, and is the only Law Firm Affiliate Member that is located in the Lake Norman area.

“We are local and independent which makes us a perfect philosophical match for our local brewers. At the McIntosh Law Firm, we see the practice of law as a craft. Like making good beer, lawyering requires technical knowledge and proficiency, keen workmanship, and sometimes a creative power that defies analysis,” said Bob McIntosh, founder and President of The McIntosh Law Firm, P.C.

A federal court has blocked implementation of the federal Department of Labor regulation set to go in effect on December 1, 2016, increasing the salary requirements to exempt employees from overtime and other provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act from $455 per week ($23,660 annually) to $921 per week ($47,892). You can read the court ruling here. Call The McIntosh Law Firm Business Law Team if you have questions about how this ruling affects your business.

Attorney Jim Fuller recently taught a course in Trial Advocacy at the UNC Law School. Jim is a UNC Law School adjunct professor and has taught this course for years. For the final exam, law students participated in a mock trial and presented a case to a live jury. Facts for the case, which included witness examinations, exhibits, and arguments, were provided by the National Institution of Trial Advocacy.

Attorney Jennifer Errington served as a guest judge for the final exam, which took place in early October. She presided over the mock trial and offered valuable critiques to the students. Errington has also served in a similar capacity for a number of other mock trial competitions.

Bob McIntosh of The McIntosh Law Firm recently presented the 2016 Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce “Passion to Succeed Entrepreneur Award” to Nick Lyssikatos, founder and owner of The Brickhouse Tavern and Port City Club. The stained glass award is custom designed and handcrafted by Bob McIntosh. This is the second year of the award which recognizes the accomplishments and success of a Lake Norman area entrepreneur.

Attorneys Jennifer Errington, Jim Fuller, Erika Erlenbach and Maren Werts of The McIntosh Law Firm in Davidson recently helped high school students get a firsthand look at what it’s like to be a lawyer at the Regional High School Mock Trial Tournament. The event was presented by the Carolina Center For Civic Education and the North Carolina Advocates For Justice. The tournament was held at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse and featured over 700 students from across the state.

Attorneys Of The McIntosh Law Firm Named To 2016 Best Lawyers List | Firm Also Named To Best Law Firm List

Attorneys Sandy Carnegie and Jim Fuller of The McIntosh Law Firm were recently named to this year’s Best Lawyers in America list in the field of personal injury and general litigation. Additionally, The McIntosh Law Firm was also named to the 2016 U.S. News And World Report Best Law Firms List for Metropolitan Tier 3 Rankings in Charlotte, in the field of personal injury litigation.

Jim Fuller Named A “GameChanger” By Davidson College

Attorney Jim Fuller has been named a Game Changer by Davidson College. The college created this honor to recognize alumni, faculty, staff and students who are transforming the world. Fuller is a 1964 graduate of Davidson College and in 2014 the Davidson College Mock Trial Team named their annual competition the James C. Fuller Closing Argument Tournament in honor of the attorney and his many contributions to the legal field.

The McIntosh Law Firm Named Best Law Firm At The Lake By Charlotte Observer Readers!

The McIntosh Law Firm has received the 2016 Charlotte Observer Readers’ Choice Best Of Lake Norman award for Best Law Firm. We appreciate everyone who voted for us and truly value this community we have the privilege to serve every day.

A federal court has blocked implementation of the federal Department of Labor regulation set to go in effect on December 1, 2016, increasing the salary requirements to exempt employees from overtime and other provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act from $455 per week ($23,660 annually) to $921 per week ($47,892). You can read the court ruling here. Call The McIntosh Law Firm Business Law Team if you have questions about how this ruling affects your business.

Business & Corporate Law Attorney Jesse Jones Joins The McIntosh Law Firm

Attorney Jesse Jones recently joined The McIntosh Law Firm and offers legal services in the areas of business and corporate law, and civil litigation. Jones earned his law degree at the University of Michigan and practiced complex commercial litigation in Miami, Florida, for 29 years. His wife, Beth, will also join him at The McIntosh Law Firm to continue her role as his paralegal and assistant. Jones has practiced law in the Lake Norman area since 2006.

“I consider it a great honor to join a law firm with such an outstanding reputation and deep connection to this community,” said Jones.