Winston-Salem (August 20) (LAWFUEL) – Kilpatrick Stockton announced today the addition of Mark Boynton to the firm’s Winston-Salem office. Mr. Boynton, who just completed a term as Litigation Section Chair of the North Carolina Bar Association, will be joining Kilpatrick Stockton as Counsel and will be a member of the firm’s Litigation Department. Early in Mr. Boynton’s career, he practiced at Kilpatrick Stockton as an associate in the Litigation Department.
“Mark brings a wealth of litigation experience to our firm’s already strong and deep Litigation Department,” said Steve Berlin, Kilpatrick Stockton Executive Committee Member and Winston-Salem Managing Partner. “And his community leadership is a natural fit for our firm because of our ongoing commitment to giving back to the Triad area. We are excited that Mark has re-joined Kilpatrick Stockton and I know the entire firm looks forward to working with him.”
Mr. Boynton, who has been recognized as one of North Carolina’s Legal Elite, has counseled all members of the construction industry including architects, engineers, surveyors, owners, contractors, sub-contractors, material suppliers and building product manufacturers. He has handled litigation in over 20 states nationwide and has worked on all stages of complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts. Mr. Boynton was a founding member of the Pharr & Boynton construction litigation firm.
In addition to recently completing his term as Litigation Chair of the North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA), Mr. Boynton has been active in the NCBA’s Construction Law Section for nearly a decade. He has conducted numerous CLE presentations on construction law, firm management, litigation procedure and practice and has written several articles in trade, legal and statewide publications.
Mr. Boynton is an active leader in the community. He is involved with Wake Forest University School of Law and is active in the Triad arts arena, recently serving as President of Little Theatre of Winston-Salem’s Board of Director and is a member of the Arts Advocacy Committee for the Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. He is also a volunteer for Samaritan Ministries and a United Way volunteer.
Mr. Boynton, who is admitted to practice in North Carolina and Georgia, earned his Juris Doctor from Wake Forest and his B.A. in Anthropology and Acting/Drama from the University of Virginia.
About Kilpatrick Stockton
Kilpatrick Stockton LLP is a full-service international law firm with more than 500 attorneys in nine offices across the globe: Atlanta and Augusta, GA.; Charlotte, Raleigh and Winston-Salem, NC.; New York, NY; Washington, D.C.; London, England; and Stockholm, Sweden. Kilpatrick Stockton’s delivery of innovative business solutions provides results-oriented counsel for corporations, from the challenging demands of financial transactions and securities to the disciplines of intellectual property management. Collaboration among Kilpatrick Stockton’s corporate, litigation and intellectual property attorneys provides knowledgeable and proactive guidance for companies at every stage of the business life cycle. For more information, please visit www.kilpatrickstockton.com.