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Appalachian State University Student Completes Internship at Law Firm

Posted on August 30, 2017

Taylor Rodney a rising senior at Appalachian State University, completed an undergraduate internship with Patrick, Harper & Dixon, LLP this summer. Taylor, who is majoring in Political Science with a concentration in Pre-Professional Law and minoring in Criminal Justice, plans to begin her journey through law school in August of 2018. Because the Partners are […]

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Partner Certified to Conduct Mediations

Posted on June 27, 2017

Michael P. Thomas, a partner with the law firm of Patrick, Harper & Dixon LLP, has been certified by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission as a North Carolina Superior Court Mediator. Mediation is a structured settlement discussion among the parties to a lawsuit or other dispute. Courts frequently order participants in litigation to attend […]

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Intern Gains Valuable Experience at Local Law Firm

Posted on June 14, 2017

Patrick, Harper & Dixon, LLP, one of Hickory’s oldest and largest law firms, has added Amanda Carpenter Perez as an intern for the summer. Amanda received her undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is a law student at Wake Forest University School of Law.  She plans on […]

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Associate Graduates from Leadership Catawba Program

Posted on June 1, 2017

Colton Sexton, an associate of the firm, recently graduated from Leadership Catawba as a member of the 2016/2017 class. Leadership Catawba is a Catawba County Chamber of Commerce program aimed at educating local professionals about all aspects of the community, from local government to the many small businesses and non-profits serving the area. Patrick, Harper […]

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Posted on February 22, 2017

David W. Hood and Michael J. Barnett, partners with the Hickory law firm of Patrick, Harper & Dixon LLP, were recently honored in North Carolina’s 2017 “Super Lawyers” publication. Mr. Hood was named a “Super Lawyer” for the fifth consecutive year.  Mr. Barnett was named a “Rising Star” for the sixth consecutive year. The selection […]

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Hood Appointed to North Carolina Equal Access to Justice Commission

Posted on January 24, 2017

David Hood, partner in the Hickory firm of Patrick, Harper & Dixon, was recently appointed by Supreme Court Chief Justice Mark Martin to the North Carolina Equal Access to Justice Commission.  The Commission works to expand access to civil legal representation for people of low income and modest means.  It helps to coordinate the provision […]

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Posted on November 7, 2016

Molly Simpson Gross, a Charlotte native, recently joined the firm of Patrick, Harper & Dixon as an associate.  She was sworn in by Judge Mark Killian on October 28th. Gross will concentrate her practice in general civil litigation. She earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science (B.S., cum laud, 2011) from Appalachian State University in Boone […]

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Charlie Dixon – One of PHD’s Founding Members Passes Away

Posted on July 8, 2016

Charlie Dixon, one of the founding members of Patrick, Harper & Dixon passed away on July 5, 2016.  He was a very special man and will be greatly missed.  He was a true inspiration to this firm, our clients and the community.  With a smile on his face and a humble attitude, he was always […]

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Attorneys Named “Super Lawyer” and “Rising Star”

Posted on February 25, 2016

David W. Hood and Michael J. Barnett partners with the Hickory law firm of Patrick, Harper & Dixon LLP were recently honored in North Carolina’s 2016 “Super Lawyers” publication. Mr. Hood was named a “Super Lawyer” for the fourth consecutive year and Mr. Barnett was named a “Rising Star” for the fifth consecutive year. The […]

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Firm Celebrates Carolina Panthers Day

Posted on February 5, 2016

In preparation for the upcoming Super Bowl the firm celebrated Carolina Panthers Day by wearing their favorite Panthers’ attire.

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