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Litigation: General Commercial - North Carolina
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Appellate Advocacy, Civil Litigation, Insurance Law, Products Liability Litigation, Public Entities and Municipalities Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Professional Liability Litigation
Patricia Shields is a highly experienced trial and appellate attorney whose practice focuses on civil litigation. She represents people and their businesses in a wide variety of cases, including complex commercial litigation, malpractice and professional responsibility, products liability claims, and civil rights claims. In addition, she litigates before occupational licensing boards, defending and prosecuting licensees.
North Carolina State Bar
North Carolina Bar Association
Wake County Bar Association
American Bar Association
North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys
North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys
Defense Research Institute
Professional Liability Underwriting Society
Tricia has been recognized by her peers for her professional accomplishments. She is ranked in Chambers® and Partners and holds an AV® Preeminent™ 5 out of 5 by Martindale-Hubbell. Tricia received a Women of Justice Award from North Carolina Lawyers Weekly in 2012, the inaugural year of that award. She also received a Diversity and Inclusion Award from North Carolina/South Carolina Lawyers Weekly in 2019. She has been listed in Best Lawyers in America since 2003 and is listed in Best Lawyers for Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law.