William M. Graham

William M. Graham

Partner since 1993
Attorney
Location:
Salisbury, North Carolina
Phone:
704-754-8242
888-698-9975 (Toll Free)
Fax:
704-633-9434
Email:

Bill Graham is a partner with the law firm of Wallace & Graham. A native of Harnett County, Mr. Graham graduated from Dunn High School, received a Bachelor of Arts from Catawba College, and earned a law degree from Antioch University, finishing at Wake Forest University. He currently serves on the Catawba College Board of Trustees.

Mr. Graham is a former prosecutor and is a strong supporter of law enforcement in our State. Mr. Graham is also a strong supporter of legal protection for United States military Service Members and their families in our State.

Mr. Graham has served on the North Carolina Rules Review Commission, is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association and formerly served as Secretary of the Cabarrus County Board of Elections.

Mr. Graham is also a founding member of the Board of Directors of Community Bank of Rowan. Mr. Graham is a successful businessman outside of his law practice. His latest business venture is developing an insurance product for people in the event that they lose their jobs.

Mr. Graham is active in the Republican Party. A committed conservative, he has been a strong supporter of The Jesse Helms Center, where he currently serves as Secretary of the Board of Directors, and is an active member in the American Conservative Union. Bill served on the U.S. Agriculture Committee for Senator Jesse Helms.

Mr. Graham recently spearheaded one of the largest grassroots movements in North Carolina history, which brought 75,000 North Carolinians forward to sign a petition and 1,000 people to a downtown rally in Raleigh. The Raleigh News & Observer recently wrote that Graham’s “crusade against the state gas tax has hit a nerve across North Carolina.” Governor Easley was forced to cap the gas tax and as a result North Carolina taxpayers will save $159 million in 2007.

Over the course of his outstanding career, Mr. Graham has become acknowledged as a dedicated Charlotte wrongful death attorney and personal injury litigator. He has extensive experience litigating Navy veteran mesothelioma cases. Highly knowledgeable in various aspects of personal injury law, Mr. Graham offers effective representation for Charlotte work injury victims, toxic exposure and chemical exposure sufferers. In addition, he is regarded as a skilled Charlotte defective drugs attorney.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1993

Areas of Practice

  • Wrongful Death
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1991

Education

  • Antioch School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D.
  • Wake Forest University School of Law, Winston Salem, North Carolina
  • Catawba College
    • Bachelor of Arts
  • Dunn High School

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina Rules Review Commission
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member
  • Cabarrus County Board of Elections, Secretary

Pro Bono Activities

  • Catawba College Board of Trustees
  • The Jesse Helms Center, Board of Directors, Secretary
  • American Conservative Union, Member
  • U.S. Agriculture Committee for Senator Jesse Helms

Ancillary Businesses

  • Community Bank of Rowan, Board of Directors, Founding Member