William Farris

Farris & Farris, P.A.
PO Box 2727
108 East Nash Street
Wilson, NC 27894
(252) 291-1000
www.farrisandfarrislaw.com


AREAS OF PRACTICE

Accident & Injury
Civil Trials
Condemnation
Criminal Trials
DWI/DUI
Traffic Tickets
Wrongful Death

BAR ADMISSIONS

North Carolina, 2001

EDUCATION

North Carolina Central University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina
J.D. - 2001
Major: Law
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
B.A. - 1997
Major: Political Science

HONORS AND AWARDS

Five-Time Rising Star for Personal Injury Cases, Super Lawyers, 2011-2015
Top 40 under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2012-2015
Civilian Commendation, Wilson Police Department, 2012
American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys 10 Best 2016 Client Satisfaction

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

North Carolina Bar Association
American Bar Association
North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers
Wilson County Bar Association, Vice President
American Bar Association, Litigation Section, Member
North Carolina Bar Association, Litigation Section, Member
Fair View Nursery, Inc. (now DBL Investments Inc.), Board of Directors
Mediation Center of Eastern North Carolina, Board Member
Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club of Wilson, Board Member
Loyal Order of the Elks
St. Therese Catholic Church, Wilson, NC
Knights of Columbus (Catholic Church Service Organization), Member
Wilson County Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Board , 2011

PAST EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS

North Carolina Attorney General's Office, Consumer Protection Division, Clerk
N.C. State Bar's Third Year Practice Rule, Seventh Judicial District, Assistant District Attorney