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Wells Fargo Building
150 Fayetteville Street
Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601


Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1151
Raleigh, NC 27602

(Wake County)
(919) 821-4711
Fax: (919) 829-1583

Wade Smith Called “Our Atticus Finch” by 2016 North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine

We are pleased to share with you that following a decade of continuous selection to North Carolina Super Lawyers Top 100 List, and after being selected seven times to their prestigious Top 10 List of North Carolina lawyers, Wade Smith has been honored as the featured lawyer on the cover of the 2016 North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine. Calling Mr. Smith “Our Atticus Finch”, the article focuses on how he mentored new generations of criminal defense lawyers in our state.

With commentary from Joe Cheshire V, Special Prosecutor Jim Blackburn, and the “Voice of the Tar Heels, Woody Durham, the article runs down a few of the infamous cases defended by Mr. Smith over the years, of his life and his 50+ years of practice.

The digital copy of the 2016 North Carolina Super Lawyers is now online at

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