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Sawchak and Feldman Present at North Carolina Business Court CLE

Ellis Winters

Ellis & Winters

Stephen D. Feldman

Matthew W. Sawchak


Matt Sawchak and Stephen Feldman recently spoke at the Fourth Annual North Carolina Business Court CLE, hosted by the Mecklenburg County Bar, on Friday, May 6.

Mr. Sawchak presented on litigating claims under North Carolina’s Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices Act. Mr. Sawchak has authored two articles in the North Carolina Law Review on that statute. In addition, Mr. Sawchak and Mr. Feldman author a blog, called What’s Fair?, about the law on unfair and deceptive trade practices.

Mr. Feldman spoke on proposed revisions to the North Carolina Business Court Rules. Mr. Feldman is vice-chair of a committee, appointed by the Business Court, to propose revisions to the Business Court Rules. Mr. Feldman is also on the leadership of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Antitrust and Complex Business Disputes Section.

About Matt Sawchak

Matt Sawchak focuses his practice on business litigation, antitrust, and appeals. He is a North Carolina State Bar-certified specialist in appellate practice. For 2016, Best Lawyers in America lists Mr. Sawchak as its Raleigh appellate lawyer of the year.

Mr. Sawchak graduated with honors from Harvard University, where he was a National Merit Scholar. He earned his J.D. and LL.M. with honors from Duke Law School, where he was the editor-in-chief of the Duke Law Journal. He served as a law clerk for Justice Clarence Thomas when Justice Thomas served on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. Before his judicial clerkship, he clerked in the Office of the Solicitor General of the United States.

About Stephen Feldman

Stephen Feldman focuses his practice on complex business disputes, antitrust, and appeals. Following law school at the University of Chicago, he clerked for the Honorable Pasco M. Bowman, II on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Mr. Feldman serves as chair of the American Bar Association’s Appellate Practice Committee, as vice-chair of the FDCC’s Appellate Section, on the Section Council for the NCBA Antitrust & Complex Business Disputes Section, and on the leadership of the NCBA’s Appellate Practice Section. He is in his third year of editing Per Curiam, the NCBA Appellate Section’s newsletter.

May 16, 2016
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