R. Anthony Hartsoe

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For Tony, the law is a calling, not a job. He is a mountain boy, with simple, straight forward values. Tony loves what he does, and loves to help people through some of the toughest moments anyone will ever face. With four children, an over 30-year marriage, work experience beginning at 12, and the heritage of two farming families from rural North Carolina -- Tony can relate to most people and their problems. Tony has worked for some of this state's elite law firms before striking out on his own, representing Fortune 100 companies in a variety of complex practice areas. He has handled cases in the areas of every aspect of family law, bankruptcy, business litigation, IRS and Department of Revenue tax collections, products liability, serious personal injury, workers' compensation, estate and real estate litigation, and business coaching and formation, He has run his own businesses, including this law firm, giving him a wealth of experience to apply to a client's situation. Having appeared or participated in cases in our state's trial and appellate courts, as well as all of North Carolina's federal district courts and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals-Tony knows how to aggressively yet practically manage litigation at any level.


Washington University School of Law
St. Louis, Missouri

J.D. - May, 1994

Oral Roberts University
Tulsa, Oklahoma

B.A. - May, 1987