Theodore C. Edwards Receives John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award

Ted Edwards, attorney at The Banks Law Firm, was presented with the John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award on February 23, 2024, during the 2024 LAP Minority Outreach Conference. North Carolina State Bar President A. Todd Brown Sr. presented the award. Mr. Edwards grew up in Chatham County. He graduated from Duke University with a double major in political science …

The Banks Law Firm Welcomes Jesse Rigsby as its Newest Principal

DURHAM, NC (January 18, 2024) The Banks Law Firm, P.A. (“TBLF”) is excited to announce the promotion of Jesse Rigsby, IV to the position of Principal.  Mr. Rigsby primarily practices as a litigator focused on business, commercial, employment, and personal injury disputes.  Jesse represents local governmental entities, municipal corporations, businesses, higher education institutions, non-profits, and individuals in matters ranging from …

David Tarbet Joins The Banks Law Firm Estate Planning and Administration Practice Area

DURHAM, NC, UNITED STATES, October 9, 2023 EINPresswire.com The Banks Law Firm announced today that David Tarbet has joined The Banks Law Firm (TBLF) Estate Planning and Administration area. Mr. Tarbet has extensive experience creating unique estate plans for individuals that aid families and beneficiaries allowing them time to heal and process in times of loss. He councils clients regarding …

Sherrod Banks Featured in Business North Carolina as Part of Leaders of the Pack

Identified as North Carolina’s largest minority-owned law firm, The Banks Law Firm has shown an unprecedented commitment to creating a positive impact on the community. Leading affordable housing cases through better outcomes and working through public-private partnerships for housing developments has resulted in personal gratification. Read the full story as it appears in the Business North Carolina February 2022 issue. …

Antoinette M. “Toni” Jackson Interviews Richard Rothstein About His Latest Book

THE COLOR OF LAW: A FORGOTTEN HISTORY OF HOW OUR GOVERNMENT SEGREGATED AMERICA The Banks Law Firm principal, Antoinette M. “Toni” Jackson, had a virtual conversation with author, Richard Rothstein as they discussed issues of race and housing. Mr. Rothstein’s book, The Color of Law demonstrates that residential segregation was created by racially explicit and unconstitutional government policy in the mid-twentieth century …

The Banks Law Firm Has Relocated to Accommodate Growth

October 1, 2020 – Durham, NC – The Banks Law Firm has relocated to accommodate increased demand for its services. Founded in 1994 in downtown Durham, the Firm has also established offices in Atlanta and Houston.  The Firm’s new address is 4309 Emperor Boulevard, Suite 110, Durham, North Carolina 27703. Their telephone number remains the same at  919-474-9137.  Practice areas …

COVID-19 Compliance Reminders and Resources for Employers

Navigating COVID-19 compliance during this challenging time is a struggle for many employers. The current global pandemic is something employers have not faced before. Below, we have compiled links to relevant information which may be useful during this time of uncertainty.  Because the situation surrounding the global COVID-19 pandemic is constantly evolving, there may be guidance included below that may change …

Antoinette “Toni” Jackson to Speak at Novogradac Conference

Affordable housing professionals gather to learn and network in the Big Easy DURHAM, NC (September 11, 2019) – The Banks Law Firm announced today that Antoinette “Toni” Jackson will be a speaker at the Novogradac Conference and Workshop. The Workshop will be held on October 3 – 4 at the JW Marriott in New Orleans. Novogradac’s Credit and Bond Financing …