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Cheryl R. Watkins, Esq.

Former Assistant Clerk of Superior Court - Estate Administration (Probate)
  • Probate, Estate Planning
  • North Carolina
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The Law Office of Cheryl R. Watkins is a boutique estate law practice serving all 100 counties of North Carolina representing individuals, families, and small businesses in the provision of advice, counsel, and results in the following areas of law:

- Estate Administration (Probate Law)
- Estate Planning (Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, etc.)
- Business Succession Planning
- Wrongful Death

Attorney Cheryl R. Watkins of The Law Office of Cheryl R. Watkins has a practice concentration in Estate Planning and Probate and has worked in those fields for over 20 years as a former CPA, auditor, Assistant Clerk, and now as a private practice attorney. She graduated with a degree in Accounting from one of the top 10 Accounting programs in the country – Oklahoma State University. She obtained her law degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.

She has worked in law firms and accounting firms such as Price Waterhouse, Deloitte & Touche, and KPMG in the audit, tax, and consulting departments. She has rounded out her rich background in estates with experience in the government sector having been appointed Assistant Clerk of Superior Court of Mecklenburg where she headed up the Estates and Special Proceedings department overseeing thousands of estates.

This law practice serves ALL 100 COUNTIES of North Carolina.

University of Southern California Gould School of Law
J.D. (1997)
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Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
B.S. (1997) | ACCOUNTING
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North Carolina Lawyer
State Bar of North Carolina
North Carolina Real Estate Broker
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
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  • Contingent Fees
    Contingent Fees are accepted for Wrongful Death matters.
Practice Areas
  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
Additional Practice Area
  • Wrongful Death
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Contact & Map
Office Location: Southpark
6000 Fairview Road, Suite 1200
Telephone: (704) 544-3394
4819 Emperor Boulevard
Suite 400
Durham, NC 27703
Telephone: (704) 544-3394
28 Schenck Parkway, Building 2B
Suite 200
Asheville, NC 28803
Telephone: (704) 544-3394