Margaret Gunn Raymer Joins Tharrington Smith Education Section

Margaret Gunn RaymerRaleigh, N.C., October 17, 2023 – Tharrington Smith, LLP proudly welcomes education lawyer Margaret Gunn Raymer to their staff of attorneys. Raymer’s educational background and experience make her an ideal addition to the firm’s outstanding practice.


Raymer attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she studied political science and communications, before receiving her Juris Doctor from the Campbell University School of Law. She ranked among the top 20% in her class and was awarded both the highest grade in criminal law and the Book Award in civil procedure. While in law school, Raymer secured multiple highly competitive positions, including internships with the North Carolina Department of Justice’s education section and Schwartz Education Law, P.L.L.C. She also served as the managing editor of the Campbell Law Review and has served her community by volunteering with the Campbell Law Innocence Project and Teach for America.


“As a North Carolina native and former teacher, I am honored to be joining like-minded attorneys who are dedicated to serving and supporting education in our state,” Raymer says.


Education law is a cornerstone practice at Tharrington Smith, and they are thrilled to add Raymer’s considerable talent to their staff. The firm is dedicated to providing top-notch legal advice and advocacy for their clients, including school systems large and small, and they look forward to supporting North Carolina public education alongside their newest attorney.



About Tharrington Smith LLP:

The attorneys at Tharrington Smith, LLP pride themselves on providing the highest quality professional legal services available. The motto “we don’t deal with cases, we deal with people” is the foundation of their practice, and they have been building successful relationships in the state since 1964. Because of this, they have grown into a practice that reaches across North Carolina and have earned a reputation that spreads across the nation. Focusing on the core proficiencies of family law, education law, criminal defense, criminal tax defense, and civil litigation, Tharrington Smith, LLP has helped countless individuals, companies, and governmental boards find lasting resolutions to their legal issues in North Carolina for almost 60 years.