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Gary S. Hemric
James, McElroy & Diehl, P.A.
600 South College St.
Suite 3000
Charlotte, NC 28202

Tel: (704) 372-9870
Fax: (704) 350-9329

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Calendar Last Updated: 5 Nov 18


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ADR Services:
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Formal Certifications:
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Superior Court Judicial Districts served:
10, 15A, 17A, 18, 19A, 19C, 20A, 20B, 21, 23, 24, 25A, 25B, 26, 27A, 27B, 28, 29A

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Gary S. Hemric has experience in the following areas of Civil Law:
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Biographical Notes:
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Gary has practiced with the firm since 1974. He is a capable and experienced civil trial attorney, having handled more than 50 jury and bench trials to verdict in state and federal court. He has argued cases before the North Carolina Supreme Court and en banc panels of the United States Circuit Court for the Fourth Circuit. Gary has been lead counsel in a number of complex arbitration proceedings involving construction, securities and commercial disputes.

Gary is heavily involved in alternative dispute resolution as a means of problem solving for clients of the firm and other litigants. He obtained his certification as a mediator in North Carolina in November 1992 and over the past 20 years he has served as mediator in more than 2,500 state and federal cases. Through his efforts, the parties have successfully negotiated claims with a total value in excess of $75 million dollars. Gary also has extensive training and experience as an arbitrator, including numerous courses under the auspices of the American Arbitration Association. He is on the Commercial Arbitration Panel for North and South Carolina and has served as panel member and/or chair person in a number of complex arbitration proceedings.

Gary is a member of the American Association for Justice, the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association and North Carolina Bar Association. His areas of practice include complex business disputes, serious bodily injury and wrongful death, construction and professional negligence. He has handled a number of high profile catastrophic injury cases, obtaining multi-million dollar settlements or judgments for clients of the firm. Gary is consistently listed as a Super Lawyer and one of the state's top litigators in surveys of his peers. Gary is a frequent lecturer on subjects ranging from civil trial strategy to effective alternative dispute resolution management.

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  • Davidson College - BA Degree in Political Science, 1970
  • University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill , J.D., 1974.

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English, French

Memberships & Affiliations :
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Gary is a member of the American Association for Justice, the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association and North Carolina Bar Association.


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