May 24, 2019

Poyner Spruill LLP

Phone: 919-783-6400

Poyner Spruill  is a 115 attorney multidisciplinary law firm, with offices in Raleigh, Charlotte, Rocky Mount, and Southern Pines, North Carolina, giving it a statewide presence. The firm’s size enables it to foster individual attorney excellence in such diverse practice areas as bankruptcy, workouts, creditors’ rights, employment law, commercial real estate, employee benefits, banking law, venture capital, public utilities, health care law, governmental relations, environmental law, securities law, municipal law, construction law, white collar criminal defense, as well as trials and appeals in all state, federal and administrative courts and tribunals and alternative dispute resolution. The firm brings to bear the resources, talent and experience of all four offices to serve the needs of its clients. In addition, its reputation, size, and client base enable Poyner Spruill to effectively represent the national and regional interests of its clients.

Who We Are

We want to amaze our clients.

Poyner Spruill attorneys are frequently recognized in peer-to-peer publications such as Super Lawyers magazine and Best Lawyers in America, and also appear on lists in industry media such as Business North Carolina's “Legal Elite” list.  While we are proud of these external recognitions, we are most pleased that our clients find a depth and breadth of experience here that they entrust us to efficiently and effectively handle their business-related legal matters.

We care about each other.

Our culture is one of mutual respect. We work in teams and look for people who share our work ethic, our enthusiasm for what we do, and our sense of doing our very best for our clients.

Contributing authors from Poyner Spruill LLP:

Iain Stauffer, Poyner Spruill, Health Care Attorney
Of Counsel
​Iain joined Poyner Spruill October 1, 2015. He came to the firm from the NorthCarolina Attorney General’s Office where he served as an attorney for 12 years, most recently with the Public...
Eric focuses his practice on intellectual property law and commercial litigation. Eric has substantial experience representing clients in intellectual property litigation, including...
Lisa P. Sumner, Bankruptcy Litigation Attorney, Poyner Spruill Law Firm
Lisa practices in the areas of Bankruptcy and Commercial Litigation, and she is the Assistant Leader of our Financial Services Section. She is licensed and has practiced in the federal and...
Of Counsel
Martha’s practice focuses on advising the Monitor of the National Mortgage Settlement (NMS), Joe Smith, regarding interpretation and implementation of the NMS Consent Judgment, whose...