Shelia Huggins

Shelia Huggins

Focusing on Business, Contracts, Entertainment, and Sports
  • Business Law, Entertainment & Sports Law, Communications & Internet Law
  • North Carolina
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Biography

Shelia Huggins is a North Carolina licensed attorney with almost 20 years of experience in working with businesses in a variety of capacities. Her extensive experience includes business formation, contracts, government relations, entertainment law, and social media.

Shelia is a former adjunct professor at North Carolina Central University where she taught Entertainment and Business Law, and she has spoken at numerous events including the Long Leaf Pine Film Festival, the Duke University School of Business Black and Latinx Conference, and the Wake Forest School of Law Entertainment and Sports Law Symposium.

Shelia's personal interests include documentary film and video production. She has a Certificate in Documentary Arts from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. Additionally, she has a YouTube channel at https://www.youtube.com/sheliahugginsnow.

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Education
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
J.D. (2002)
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Honors: Holderness Moot Court Invitational Team
Activities: Seton Hall School of Law John J. Gibbons Moot Court Competition, UNC-CH School of Law Trial Law Competition
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Shelia A. Huggins, PLLC
Current
Awards
Black Women In Business 2015 Award
Black Women In Business
Professional Associations
North Carolina State Bar
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George White Bar Association
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14th Judicial District Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
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Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Formation
    Entertainment & Sports Law
    Communications & Internet Law
    Internet Law, Media & Advertising, Telecommunications Law
Websites & Blogs
Website
Law Firm Website
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Videos
Shelia Ann Huggins is an attorney who provides business and legal consulting to clients in the following areas:
..contracts
..arts and entertainment
..social media
..intellectual property and brand protection
..health/fitness/sports
..sponsorships, licensing, and distribution
..internet law
..community engagement
...and... When to Use a Non-disclosure Agreement...Tips for Creatives & Influencers

Shelia Ann Huggins is an attorney who provides business and legal consulting to clients in the following areas: ..contracts ..arts and entertainment ..social media ..intellectual property and brand protection ..health/fitness/sports ..sponsorships, licensing, and distribution ..internet law ..community engagement ...and...

Shelia Ann Huggins is an attorney who provides business and legal consulting to clients in the following areas:
..contracts
..arts and entertainment
..social media
..intellectual property and brand protection
..health/fitness/sports
..sponsorships, licensing, and distribution
..internet law
..community engagement
...and... Tips for Working with Collaborators, Brand Partners, & Associates...How to Vet So You Don't Regret

Shelia Ann Huggins is an attorney who provides business and legal consulting to clients in the following areas: ..contracts ..arts and entertainment ..social media ..intellectual property and brand protection ..health/fitness/sports ..sponsorships, licensing, and distribution ..internet law ..community engagement ...and...

So you messed up. You want to say you're sorry, but you're not quite sure how to get started. As a business law attorney, I think these are the three... How to do an Apology Video When Your Business Messes Up...The My Truth Video Done Right

So you messed up. You want to say you're sorry, but you're not quite sure how to get started. As a business law attorney, I think these are the three...

How to Look Confident in Videos Using a Teleprompter App

This is a quick and easy way to appear more confident in your videos and to speak better. In this video,... Using a Teleprompter App: How to Look Confident in Videos

How to Look Confident in Videos Using a Teleprompter App This is a quick and easy way to appear more confident in your videos and to speak better. In this video,...

In this video, there are three main concepts that you need to think about as you pick out your name. First, just as a reminder, names are made. Second, do... How to Name Your Business...Three Rules You Should Follow

In this video, there are three main concepts that you need to think about as you pick out your name. First, just as a reminder, names are made. Second, do...

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BUSINESS 1-On-1 COACHING AVAILABLE!
Do you think... Q&A with Entertainment & Business Attorneys

This is what it looks like when three attorneys come together to answer questions relating to starting a business, copyright, contracts, trademark, and more. BUSINESS 1-On-1 COACHING AVAILABLE! Do you think...

Stop guessing. 

Do you need to hire an attorney to handle your problem? In this video, I tell you the seven situations where you absolutely need to hire an attorney.... Lawyer Up...When Do I Need to Hire an Attorney

Stop guessing. Do you need to hire an attorney to handle your problem? In this video, I tell you the seven situations where you absolutely need to hire an attorney....

If you're using music belonging to other people, just so you know...it's not enough to put language in your video stating "no copyright infringement intended." As a matter of fact, your intent has very little to do with it. In this video, I provide a couple of tips on how to use music legally.  Let's connect now. LI@sheliaahuggins FB@sheliaannhuggins FB@iwantmyshelila IG@sheliahuggins www.sheliahugginslaw.com How to Use Music Legally

If you're using music belonging to other people, just so you know...it's not enough to put language in your video stating "no copyright infringement intended." As a matter of fact, your intent has very little to do with it. In this video, I provide a couple of tips on how to use music legally. Let's connect now. LI@sheliaahuggins FB@sheliaannhuggins FB@iwantmyshelila IG@sheliahuggins www.sheliahugginslaw.com

For all of you who have several ideas floating around in your head or a few hobbies that you want to turn into businesses and you're wondering which one to... How Do I Decide Which Business to Start

For all of you who have several ideas floating around in your head or a few hobbies that you want to turn into businesses and you're wondering which one to...

Are you trying to be fancy with starting your business? Please don't...you just need to do this ONE thing!!

As a business law attorney, I work with a lot of people... Why Trying to be a Fancy Business Won't Work...The One Thing You Should Do Instead

Are you trying to be fancy with starting your business? Please don't...you just need to do this ONE thing!! As a business law attorney, I work with a lot of people...

Contact & Map
Office Location
321 E. Chapel Hill Street
Durham, NC 27701
Toll-Free: (919) 612-6315
PO Box 62112
Durham, NC 27715
Telephone: (919) 612-6315