Civil Litigation Section


Offers an annual CLE on litigation skills, effective advocacy, electronic discovery, litigation practice specialties, mediation and arbitration skills.  Promotes collegiality between the bench and Bar by hosting semi-annual luncheons with local, state and federal judges.





2018-2019 Chair

2018-19 Vice Chair

Eric S. Spengler

F. William DeVore IV



Upcoming Section Meetings 


2017-18 Civil Litigation Section Report
James M. Dedman IV, Chair & Eric S. Spengler, Vice Chair

In 2017-18, the Civil Litigation Section worked to ensure members stayed up-to-date on relevant information and changes with regular section-wide communication. The Section sponsored three successful CLE programs, including “Halloween CLE III: The Law of Clowns, Ghostbusters, and Scary Movies,” “Ethical Issues and Avoiding Malpractice” and “Rules of Court Competition Trivia” with Ken Raynor.      

The section also sponsored the annual MCB Holiday Party.

Section leaders look forward to the upcoming year, including social opportunities and increased CLE programming.  Any ideas or suggestions for future events or CLE’s may be submitted to



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Mecklenburg County Bar Out-Of-State/District Membership Form for MCB Sections and MCB Young Lawyers Division