Helms Mulliss & Wicker Announces Addition to Litigation Counsel

John H. Anderson, Jr. has joined the Wilmington office of Helms Mulliss & Wicker with a practice focus in trial-ready litigation.

Wilmington, NC, August 29, 2007 --(PR.com)-- Firm Chairman and Managing Member Peter Covington of the offices of Helms Mulliss & Wicker, PLLC (HMW), a law firm practicing in corporate law, finance and litigation, announced today that John H. Anderson, Jr. has joined the Wilmington office. Anderson joins the firm with a practice focus in trial-ready litigation.

“HMW is pleased to welcome a talented trial lawyer such as John to our firm,” says Covington. “Alongside the HMW offices located in Charlotte and Raleigh, the Wilmington office is also experiencing continued growth in 2007. This addition is in keeping with our goal of providing our clients with the most qualified counsel throughout the state of North Carolina.”

Anderson comes to HMW after practicing with Anderson, Daniel & Associates as senior associate in litigation. He developed cases, litigated matters from start to finish and successfully completed numerous trials as either first or second chair to jury verdict. Anderson graduated from the University of North Carolina, School of Law in 2002.

For more information on HMW, visit www.hmw.com.

About Helms Mulliss & Wicker:

HMW is recognized as one of America’s Best Law Firms by Corporate Board Member magazine, ranked as a Top Ten Bond Counsel by The Bond Buyer and is named a Go-To Law Firm by Corporate Counsel magazine. The firm employs more than 135 lawyers, 20 of whom have been designated Super Lawyers in the 2007 North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine. HMW focuses on three practice groups: commercial litigation, complex finance and corporate law. Within the practice groups, specialty areas include: government relations, securities, mergers & acquisitions, employer services, private equity and others. The firm represents Fortune 100 companies, the nation’s largest financial institutions as well as many high-growth and start-up companies. Helms Mulliss & Wicker maintains offices in Charlotte, Raleigh and Wilmington, NC. For additional information, visit www.hmw.com.

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Mike Gauss