Wilmington, NC/Press/March 29, 2018 – George Rountree III, Special Counsel with Rountree Losee, LLP was selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Top Attorneys of North America 2018-2019 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
The accomplishments attained by Mr. George Rountree in the field of Legal Services, warrants inclusion into The Top Attorneys of North America.
“George Rountree III is a successful advocate and pillar of the Wilmington legal community.”
When the stakes are high, time is short, and you are faced with a complex legal problem, you can trust that your case will be resolved. With more than 100 years of experience, the law offices of Rountree Losee, LLP has established a tradition and history, and are guided by the core values of a diverse team of lawyers, providing trusted legal counsel to individuals, businesses, and municipalities throughout North Carolina. They are proud to continue the Rountree legacy of excellence in politics, business, and law and take great pride in putting the Firm’s wealth of experience to work for our clients.
George Rountree III, admitted to the Arizona State Bar in 1960, the North Carolina State Bar in 1962, the U.S. District Court Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina as well as the U. S. Supreme Court, is a highly-regarded civic leader and generous philanthropist.
Since 1962, Mr. Rountree has engaged in a general practice, focusing on civil litigation, admiralty and maritime law, and commercial transactions. He continues to represent clients in a variety of matters involving admiralty and maritime law, civil litigation, business law, estate planning, and select family law issues. In addition, Mr. Rountree regularly provides general counsel to clients in the automotive, transportation, and pawn industries.
From 1979 to 2015, Mr. Rountree served as the Firm’s Senior Partner, leading the Firm through a period of significant growth and transition. Since 2016, he has assumed the role of Special Counsel, advising clients in all areas of the Firm’s practice, counseling the Firm’s attorneys, and helping to advance the Firm’s key priorities, including business and professional development.
Mr. Rountree is a graduate of the University of Arizona College of Law, and received his Bachelor of Arts., cum laude, from the University of Arizona. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, since 1995, the North Carolina Bar Association General Practice Hall of Fame, inducted 2004, The Greater Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame, inducted 2009, The UNC-Wilmington Sports Hall of Fame, Inducted 2010, Mr. Rountree received the John B. McMillan Distinguished Service Award from NC Bar Association, 2011 recipient and received the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.