Omari M Wilson

Omari M Wilson

O. M. Wilson, PLLC
  • Estate Planning, Foreclosure Defense, Business Law
  • North Carolina
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Biography

During much of past thirteen years of my career as an attorney, I worked in the non-profit public interest law sector to provide legal services and technical support to North Carolina’s financially distressed and limited resource property owners seeking to preserve their homes, land, farms, and rural livelihood.  I've also worked briefly at a small private law firm representing clients in personal injury and business litigation cases.

I was raised in the West End community of Mebane – my father’s hometown and a historical black community founded by former slaves after the Civil War in Alamance County.  During the past several years, the West End Revitalization Association (WERA), a nonprofit community improvement organization founded by my parents and other concerned neighbors, has led the effort to provide basic amenities to the community such as adequate water and sewer services, the paving of roads, and the repair and clean-up of failing septic systems.  This lack of basic amenities contributed to a serious decline in the environmental integrity and public health of the residents.  Since my high school years, I've worked with WERA to help provide healthy and sustainable solutions for the people in the West End community and other communities like it.

Deeply inspired by the efforts of my parents and neighbors to save our community, I earned my law degree from Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio.  I also graduated from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina, with a degree in General Psychology.

In addition to my work as an attorney, I serve on the Leadership Team of the NC Climate Justice Collective, and I'm a current member of Audubon North Carolina's Advisory Board of Directors.  I have a passion for physical fitness, so I became a licensed Zumba instructor in July 2018, offering Zumba and group dance fitness classes with my brother Ayo as TwinZIN.

Education
Capital University Law School
J.D. (2005)
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Appalachian State University
B.S. (2001) | Psychology
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Speaking Engagements
Consumer Representation: Tips and Traps, Legal Services Task Force Trainings, Village Inn Hotel & Event Center in Clemmons, NC
Legal Aid of North Carolina
presentation on reverse mortgages, successors in interest, and foreclosure defense
Professional Associations
North Carolina State Bar
Member
Current
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North Carolina Bar Association
- Current
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Sixteenth Judicial District Bar Association
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
North Carolina State Bar
ID Number: 37437
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Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    We charge flat fees for almost all services provided.
Practice Areas
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Foreclosure Defense
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Additional Practice Area
  • Real Property
Languages
  • English
Websites & Blogs
Website
O. M. Wilson, PLLC
Contact & Map
O. M. Wilson, PLLC
811 Ninth St.
Ste. 120-123
Durham, NC 27705
Telephone: (919) 695-3485
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)