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Doug Grimes Joins Smith Moore Leatherwood

Doug Grimes Joins Smith Moore Leatherwood's Litigation Group

October 6, 2016

Charlotte, N.C. — Smith Moore Leatherwood is pleased to announce the addition of J. Douglas Grimes to the firm’s litigation group in the Charlotte office. Grimes will focus in the areas of intellectual property litigation, commercial litigation, business torts, and other complex civil litigation.

“Doug’s a skilled attorney with a track record of first-class client service,” said Jonathan Heyl, partner in charge of the Charlotte office.  “We are excited to welcome him, and feel confident his knowledge and experience will enhance our litigation services.”

Grimes has significant trial experience in state and federal courts. He regularly handles intellectual property disputes involving trademarks, copyrights, patents and trade secrets. He also litigates a wide variety of other civil disputes including products liability, construction and personal injury claims.  He was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016 and 2017 in the field of commercial litigation and was selected to the North Carolina Rising Stars list, published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazine, in 2011-2013, and 2015.  He was also included in the 2013-2016 Legal Elite lists, published annually by Business North Carolina magazine.

For more information, contact:
Ashley Shelley


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