Poyner Spruill Welcomes Education Law Practice Group

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Brian Shaw

t: 919.783.1149 f: 919.783.1075

Brian has extensive education law experience. He provides counsel to public school systems throughout the State. Brian is a frequent speaker at the district, state, and national levels on many topics dealing with education law.


Brian is a Past-Chairman of the Education Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association. He served on the Board of Directors for the National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys and is a member of the North Carolina Council of School Attorneys. He is an Adjunct Professor at the Norman A. Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University.

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Harvard School of Law, JD, 1980;

Harvard College, cum laude, BA, 1976


North Carolina Council of School Attorneys, Member

National School Boards Association Council of School Attorneys, Former Board Member

North Carolina Bar Association- Education Law Section, Past Chairman, Member

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