Jon Berkelhammer, a partner at Ellis & Winters, was chosen as an honoree for North Carolina Lawyers Weekly's 2014 "Leaders in the Law" awards.
In partnership with the Elon University School of Law, North Carolina Lawyers Weekly hosted the fourth annual Leaders in Law awards event on September 19. The award honors legal professionals who go above and beyond in their profession and their community. The honorees represent the most influential individuals within our state's legal community. For more information, click here.
Jon Berkelhammer is a partner in the Litigation practice at Ellis & Winters. He has a sophisticated trial practice and regularly appears in the state and federal trial and appellate courts in North Carolina and the North Carolina Business Courts, state and federal courts in other jurisdictions. He has defended catastrophic personal injury and product liability matters, as well as trade secret and intellectual property matters, in addition to a variety of commercial matters, such as disputes involving minority and majority shareholders and officer and director liability. He is active in the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, serving as an instructor at the Southeast Region Trial Skills Program held annually at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.