The Van Winkle Law Firm is pleased to announce that Attorney Samuel "BJ"
Kilgore has joined the firm's Trusts and Estates team. Mr. Kilgore
will practice estate planning, trust and estate administration, and resolution
of disputes and controversies.
For over a century, the legal team at The Van Winkle Law Firm has provided
outstanding legal representation to clients in the areas of estate planning,
business law, commercial law, and more. With offices in Charlotte, Asheville,
and Hendersonville, our firm is one of the largest and most respected
in North Carolina. For more information on the firm and the types of cases
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Mr. Kilgore completed his undergraduate degree at Appalachian State University
and earned his law degree from the Law School at Campbell University.
Following law school, he developed a trusts and estates practice at a
small firm in Raleigh. He is an avid sports fan, and enjoys the outdoors
and the mountains. He serves as a North Carolina Wills for Heroes Committee
volunteer and previously served on the Wake County Bar Association Athletics
Committee. Originally from Banner Elk, N.C., Mr. Kilgore currently resides
in Asheville with his wife and daughter.
"We are pleased to welcome BJ Kilgore to The Van Winkle Law Firm,"
said Caroline Knox, president of The Van Winkle Law Firm. "BJ's
experience in trusts and estates law, as well as his dedication to his
clients and the community, makes him a great addition to our team."
The Van Winkle Law Firm's Trusts, Estates and Elder Law team includes
three fellows of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC),
three board-certified specialists in estate planning and probate law,
one board-certified elder law attorney, two certified public accountants
(CPAs), and two attorneys with Master of Laws in Taxation degrees.