North Carolina Law Directory
7 Battleground Ct #212
Greensboro, NC 27408
- Deceptive Trade Practice Act
- Consumer Law
- Traffic Law
- Personal Injury Law
- Contracts Law
- Construction Law
- Admitted to North Carolina Bar 1996
- NC Bar Association
- UNC Chapel Hill School of Law
Having practiced law in North Carolina continuously since 1996, Attorney John O'Neal has handled a wide variety of cases including but not limited to personal injury, wrongful death, harassing and unfair debt collection, lemon law, auto dealer fraud and other vehicle (new and used) issues, wrongful repossession, junk e-mails and faxes, construction defects, breach of contract, civil litigation, and traffic tickets (primarily Guilford, Forsyth, Randolph, and Rockingham Counties). He handles cases across the State of North Carolina in state and federal courts and is admitted to practice in all three federal district courts in North Carolina.
Attorney John O'Neal has also served as the Chair of the NC Advocates for Justice Consumer Areas of Practice Section and the NCAJ Hispanic/Latino Legal Issues Division. He is a recurring faculty member for CLE seminars covering consumer law topics. He is also author of the Law and Life Blog which shares information of assistance to consumers and consumer attorneys.
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