State & Local Tax
Commercial Litigation & Business Torts
Appellate Practice & Legal Strategies
Charles Mercer co-chairs Nelson Mullins' state and local tax practice and has represented clients before state and federal courts and administrative boards and commissions. He serves as a lawyer and advisor to corporations, partnerships, and individuals on a variety of issues. He provides counsel, guidance, and strategic advice to clients on a range of complex issues involving litigation and administrative matters, regulatory questions, and economic development strategies.
He has enjoyed a wide-ranging legal practice for more than 30 years.
Taught at New York University, Duke University, Campbell University, and the University of Miami schools of law
North Carolina Bar Association, Litigation Section and Tax Section (Member, Tax Section Council)
American Bar Association
Council on State Taxation
Institute for Professionals in Taxation
New York University School of Law, LLM
University of Miami School of Law, JD
Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, MPA
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA, Political Science