Richard J. Rose

Partner
130 S. Franklin St., Rocky Mount, NC 27804

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Jep is a member of Poyner Spruill LLP's Local Government Law Governmental Relations practice section and is a resident partner in the firm's Rocky Mount office. Poyner Spruill LLP has served as General Counsel to the City of Rocky Mount since the early 1950s and Jep Rose has served as City Attorney for Rocky Mount for over 25 years. He has served two stints as Interim City Attorney for Fayetteville and is currently serving as Acting County Attorney for Chatham County. He has extensive experience in advising governing bodies, planning boards, boards of adjustment, and management and staff in all aspects of local government law including governing board procedure, annexations, zoning and land use, installment purchase contracts, tort and insurance issues, and eminent domain procedures. He also serves as counsel to the Nash County Board of Adjustment and the Rocky Mount Area Association of Realtors and is a former Chairman of the Nash County Planning Board and the Rocky Mount Human Relations Commission. In addition to his local government practice, he represents and counsels small business entities with regard to transactions and disputes. He is a graduate of Virginia Episcopal School, Davidson College, and the University of North Carolina School of Law.

Representative Experience

  • Represented municipal governing boards in connection with zoning and land use disputes with private citizens and businesses
  • Served as counsel to local governments in the preparation of contracts and agreements for the provision of specified proprietary services to businesses
  • Prepared interlocal cooperation agreements between units of local governments
  • Represented local governments in employee discipline and termination proceedings and in the preparation of disciplinary procedures
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