DAVID M. BLACK

PARTNER

EXPERIENCE
 

Senior Partner Admitted to State and Federal Court in 1983.

Concentration in Criminal Law 1995

 

Former Police Officer in Mecklenburg County NC | 1978 - 79

 United States Army Artillery Officer  | 1979 - 1992

 Commander of Artillery Battery C, 1/113th FA NCANG | 1985 -89

Mayor of Lincolnton, North Carolina | 2007 - 2009

Obtained a reversal of a criminal conviction before the North Carolina Supreme Court in State v. Slaughter, 365 N.C. 321, 718 S.E.2d 362 (2011)  

 

Areas of Practice: State Criminal Court, Wills and Trust and Estates

GREG PARKS

PARTNER

EXPERIENCE
 

Partner Admitted to State Court in 2010

Kinston North Carolina Police Department  | 1995 – 96

The United States Secret Service  | 1996 – 99

The United States Air Marshall  | 2001 – 08

Associate at David M. Black, P.A.  |  2011 – 2014

Partner at Black and Parks, P.A. |  2014 – present

Areas of Practice: Criminal

ALTON REEDER

ASSOCIATE

EXPERIENCE
 

Associate Admitted to State Court in 1995

 

Federal Court  |  2000

Case Law Editor for Lexis Nexis  |  2000-2001

 

Taught English at Jilin University, Changchun, China  |  1988-1989

Studied Mandarin Chinese at Beijing Language Insititute | 1991-1991 

Assistant District Attorney in Catawba County NC  |  2003-2015

Criminal Defence Attorney with Black and Parks,  2015-Present

Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Spanish, Haitian Creole, and Hebrew

Areas of Practice: Criminal

KRISTA DEVINE

OFFICE MANAGER

RONDA MULLEN

OFFICE MANAGER

DEBRA GREENE

OFFICE MANAGER

SANDRA HELMS

STAFF ASSISTANT & SPANISH INTERPRETER