It is inevitable. If you are a small business owner, at some point one of your employees is going to get hurt on the job, and you will find yourself having to navigate our workers’ compensation system. One of the most common misconceptions employers have when it comes to workers’ compensation claims is that every […]
Sumrell Sugg attorney, David Baxter has been selected for the North Carolina Bar Association’s Leadership Academy. Mr. Baxter is among sixteen young lawyers selected from across the state. The mission of the Leadership Academy is to help young lawyers become more effective leaders in their communities. Learn more here.
Sumrell Sugg attorney, Kyle Dickerson has been selected to serve as Treasurer of the New Bern Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee. Mr. Dickerson has served on the Chamber of Commerce Finance Committee for over seven years. Sumrell Sugg is a proud member of the New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce. Learn more here.
Sumrell Sugg is proud to be a sponsor of The Epiphany School of Global Studies’ Downtown Dare on Saturday, April 1 in downtown New Bern. This scavenger hunt-like team race throughout historic New Bern benefits the Open Door Scholarship at The Epiphany School of Global Studies in New Bern, NC. The Open Door Scholarships provide need-based funding to students with […]
Home purchasers are often confronted with deferred maintenance and other repair issues associated with the purchase, whether disclosed by a home inspection or otherwise. In turn, we are frequently asked to advise clients as to the best manner to handle required or agreed-upon repairs, and our advice is simple and direct: have all repairs completed […]
Many clients wonder if a revocable trust is a preferable means of estate planning and providing for the ultimate disposition of assets to family members and other loved ones. Frequent mentions in the popular press to the effect of “protect your family and your estate, purchase a living trust” or “avoid the headaches of probate, […]