Ragsdale Liggett PLLC has announced that Ashley Huffstetler Campbell, associate attorney at the firm, will serve as a facilitator for the 2007 Negotiations Skills Session offered annually by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Law. This year’s legal forum will take place on Saturday, Jan. 27 at the university’s School of Law building, and will again offer UNC law students an opportunity to improve their ability to negotiate solutions for a variety of legal problems. Walter Blakey, professor at UNC School of Law, is scheduled to run the session. Approximately 20 North Carolina legal professionals have been chosen to monitor the forum and provide feedback upon completion of the exercise.
“I am delighted to participate in this year’s Negotiations Skills Session at UNC Chapel Hill,” said Campbell. “This legal exercise represents a wonderful opportunity for students to receive advice from legal professionals who negotiate solutions to their clients’ problems on a regular basis.”
About Ashley Huffstetler Campbell
Ashley Huffstetler Campbell is an associate attorney in the litigation department for Ragsdale Liggett PLLC, handling matters concerning intellectual property, construction law, appellate advocacy, and insurance defense. Prior to working with Ragsdale Liggett PLLC, Campbell served as a staff attorney for the finance division of the North Carolina General Assembly and the Legal Aid of North Carolina, where she practiced in the areas of housing, domestic violence, and family law. She is an active Junior League of Raleigh member and currently serves on the Women’s Center of Wake County board. While attending law school, Ashley was the founder and president of the American Constitution Society, the chairman of the Carolina Forum Public Policy Group, and the co-founder and president of the Carolina HIV/AIDS Legal Assistance Project. Campbell received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1999, and her Juris Doctor from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 2003.
About Ragsdale Liggett PLLC
The law firm of Ragsdale Liggett PLLC is comprised of lawyers with extensive legal expertise across a broad range of practice areas. Known for their innovations in the arena of corporate law, Ragsdale Liggett lawyers are equipped to handle all of a business' legal needs, including formation, day-to-day business counseling, acquisition, disposition, merger and dissolution of companies ranging in size from small local businesses to national financial institutions and large international insurance conglomerates. The diverse real estate practice group at Ragsdale Liggett handles a wide variety of real estate transactions, from residential purchases and sales to all aspects of commercial real estate development, including entity formation, final project completion, complex public and private bond financing transactions, and the privatization of university student housing. Since its formation in 1972, the firm has developed an extraordinary reputation in the area of civil litigation and has enjoyed significant courtroom successes ranging from local state courts to the United States Supreme Court in areas with far-reaching implications, such as insurance/reinsurance coverage disputes, shareholder derivative actions, ERISA disputes, professional negligence defense, catastrophic personal injury defense and complex construction disputes.