Raleigh, NC, July 02, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- Ragsdale Liggett PLLC is pleased to announce that partner Robert J. Ramseur, Jr. has been elected Vice Chairman of the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. The Commission is responsible for the regulation of approximately 98,000 real estate agents and firms in the state.
Ramseur is chair of the law firm’s real estate department where his practice is focused on residential and commercial real estate transactions, real estate financing and development, tax and entity structuring, lease negotiations and drafting and real estate litigation.
About Robert J. Ramseur, Jr.:
Since he was licensed to practice law in 1996, Ramseur has counselled buyers and sellers, real estate developers, homebuilders, banks and mortgage brokers, real estate brokers, landlords and tenants in all aspects of real estate law. Bob is an active member of various real estate associations where he held past President or Chair positions for the Wake County Real Property Lawyers Association, the Joint Forms Task Force for the North Carolina Bar Association and North Carolina Association of REALTORS®, and the Real Estate Lawyers Association of North Carolina, Inc. (RELANC), a trade association with over 350 members. Ramseur has been recognized by his peers for virtually every legal and real estate award in the state including his recent selection to Super Lawyers list of the top 100 lawyers in North Carolina.
Civic and charitable activities make up an important part of Ramseur’s life. He is devoted to numerous organizations serving in board and other leadership positions. A native of Raleigh, Bob graduated with honors from Needham B. Broughton High School and received a Bachelor of Arts in History, cum laude, in 1992 from Wake Forest University where he also earned his law degree in 1995. Bob and his wife, Amanda, have a son and a daughter and are members of Hayes Barton United Methodist Church.
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. Since its formation in 1972, the firm has maintained an extraordinary reputation in civil litigation and appellate practice, enjoying significant courtroom successes ranging from local state courts to the United States Supreme Court. In addition to practicing in such areas of insurance and reinsurance coverage disputes, shareholder derivative actions, professional negligence defense, accountants’ liability actions, catastrophic personal injury defense and complex construction disputes, the firm is equipped to handle all of a business' legal needs, including formation, day-to-day business counseling, acquisition, disposition, merger and dissolution of companies, regardless of size. The real estate group handles a wide variety of 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.