Greensboro, N.C. – Smith Moore Leatherwood attorney Patti Ramseur has been elected to serve a three-year term on the North Carolina Bar Association’s (NCBA) Board of Governors.
As a member of the Board of Governors, Ramseur was appointed to serve on the Audit & Finance Committee, which reviews the financial affairs of the NCBA and North Carolina Bar Association Foundation, Inc. Ramseur was elected at the 2014 Annual Meeting in Wilmington on June 21, 2014.
Ramseur has served in numerous roles through the NCBA. She is a past chair of the NCBA Young Lawyers Division, previous co-chair and current chair of the NCBA Leadership Academy, and former chair of the NCBA Young Lawyers Initiatives Task Force.
Ramseur is a partner at Smith Moore Leatherwood and currently serves as the leader of the firm's labor and employment practice group. She also serves as the leader of civil litigation group for the firm's Greensboro office. She is well-versed in a full range of counseling and litigation for employers. Before state and federal courts and administrative agencies, Patti represents employers for claims under Title VII, the ADA, the ADEA, the FMLA, the FLSA, the REDA, and the Sarbanes Oxley Act. She also has experience with cases involving claims of sexual harassment, intentional/negligent infliction of emotional distress, wrongful discharge, wage and hour disputes, unemployment compensation, contractual disputes, covenants not to compete, and misappropriation of trade secrets.
Ramseur earned her B.S., magna cum laude, from North Carolina State University and her J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law.
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