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Join Our Firm

Are you ready to work for one of the most respected law firms in North Carolina? The Van Winkle Law Firm welcomes attorneys and professionals who share our commitment to our practice, our profession, our clients and our community.

For over 100 years, The Van Winkle Law Firm offers exemplary legal services throughout North Carolina in corporate and business law, bankruptcy, environmental law, real estate, taxation and wills and estates. Our firm is routinely included in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly “25 Top Largest Law Firms.” From our involvement in the creation of the Pisgah National Forest in the early 1900s to our record victory for Kellogg, Brown & Root in a multi-million dollar construction dispute in 2006, our influential and experienced attorneys help shape our region and lead the way for our clients throughout North Carolina and the Southeast.

Our offices are located in Asheville and Hendersonville, North Carolina. Western North Carolina is noted for its natural beauty, vibrant arts and music, world class cuisine and outdoor activities. The New York Times best-selling travelogue The Geography of Bliss and ABC's 20/20 rated Asheville "Happiest City in America." Hendersonville is included in The 100 Best Small Towns in America. Other accolades include:

Our firm seeks candidates with integrity, intelligence and congeniality while demonstrating sound and reasonable judgment and an ongoing desire to further themselves personally and professionally. Our attorneys and staff work under a team-oriented atmosphere. We place an emphasis on balancing work and personal lives, encouraging our employees to pursue individual interests and community involvement.

Benefits

The Van Winkle Law Firm strives to be a leader in benefits and compensation. In addition to competitive pay, we offer the following benefits:

  • Medical Coverage
  • Prescription Coverage
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Coverage
  • Term Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Same-Sex Domestic Partner Benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Days
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parking
  • Discounted Sam’s Club Membership
  • United Services Credit Union
  • National College Savings Plan
  • Discounted Legal Services

All benefits and policies are subject to change at any time.

Living in Western North Carolina

Consistently named among the nation’s top places to live, work and vacation by publications such as Forbes, Southern Living, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, National Geographic Adventure, Frommer’s and Wallpaper, Asheville and Western North Carolina offer urban sophistication, outdoor excitement and Southern charm.

Western North Carolina rests in the French Broad River Valley, one of the most beautiful regions in the United States, with the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains providing the backdrop. Art galleries, music halls, boutique shopping, fine dining, theater, dance, golfing, skiing, biking, hiking, whitewater rafting…it’s all here.

The area also boasts a strong job market, low crime rate, excellent education and health systems, reasonable cost of living and moderate climate.

Area Links

Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce
Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau
Henderson County Chamber of Commerce
Henderson County Partnership for Economic Development
Asheville Citizen-Times
Mountain Xpress
Hendersonville Times-News
Asheville Area Arts Council

 

Privacy Notice

Date of Last Revision: March 17, 2014

Like most website operators, The Van Winkle Law Firm collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Our purpose in collecting non-personally-identifying information is to better understand how our visitors use our website. From time to time, we may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of our website.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

By accessing and using this website you give us your consent to collect, process, use, store, and disclose your personally-identifiable information as outlined below.

Certain visitors to our website may choose to interact with the website in ways that require us to gather personally-identifiable information. The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. In each case, we collect such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with us. We do not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

We collect personally-identifying information from visitors to our website who submit or convey their information by registering online. We may also collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to our website and may display this information publicly or provide it to others.

How we use Email

When you provide your email address to The Van Winkle Law Firm, we may periodically send you relevant alerts and newsletters by email. To help us make emails more useful and interesting, we often receive a confirmation when you open an email from us or click on a link included in one of these emails, if your computer supports such capabilities. Instructions on how to unsubscribe are included in each email.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information, including a unique reference code, that a website stores on a visitor’s computer when visiting a website, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. A number of cookies we use will last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies last longer and are used to recognize your computer when you return to the site.

We may use cookies to help us deliver a consistent browsing experience to visitors, to record website access preferences, and to recognize visitors and collect statistical information about how visitors use the website, such as the pages they visit and from which website they arrived. We use this information to update and improve the website and enhance the browsing experience.

By proceeding through our website, you understand and agree to our use of cookies as described in our Cookies Policy below. The policy also explains how visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers can manage their choices. Please note that the drawback to restricting cookies is that certain features of our website may not function properly and you may not be able to take full advantage of the site.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

The Van Winkle Law Firm discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on our behalf or to provide services available at our website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using our website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. We will not rent or sell personally-identifying information to anyone. We also reserve the right to disclose such information to another law firm in the event of a merger or other combination with such firm. Other than to our employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, we disclose personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, or when we believe in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of The Van Winkle Law Firm, third parties, or the public at large. We use what we believe are reasonable measures to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of personally-identifying information.

Changes to the Privacy Notice

The Van Winkle Law Firm may change its Privacy Notice from time to time, and at its sole discretion. We encourage visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to the Privacy Notice. Your continued use of this website after any changes in this Privacy Notice will constitute your acceptance of such changes.

 

Cookies Policy

Date of Last Revision: March 17, 2014

A cookie is a string of information, including a unique reference code, that a website stores on a visitor’s computer when visiting a website, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. A number of cookies we use will last only for the duration of your session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies last longer and are used to recognize your computer when you return to the site.

Our Use of Cookies

We may use cookies for the following reasons:

Necessary session management: Managing your login session so you can move easily from one page to another within the website and so that your page requests are loaded in a smooth and secure manner;

Analytics: Collecting statistical information about how you use the website and your browsing experience so that we can improve the website and our services, and remembering that you have used the website before; this means we can establish the number of unique visitors we receive to different parts of the website.

In addition to cookies we may use small image files called Pixel Gifs/Web beacons (for example, in the body of our email newsletters) so that we know when you open an email from us or click on a link included in one of these emails. This helps us to understand whether particular content is of interest. Instructions on how to unsubscribe are included in each email.

Managing Cookies

The cookies you receive from our website are served by us. However some cookies served by us use code provided by a third party delivering analytical services on our behalf.

Necessary session management: These cookies manage your session on the website enabling you to navigate different pages of the website during your session, understand when you have entered information, and to route content requests correctly.

Analytics: Analytics cookies help us collect anonymous statistics on visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, how long a user spends on the website and the pages they visited. This information is used solely for our internal purposes in managing the site and improving its functionality.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but, if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that, or to notify you each time a cookie is set.

You can also learn more about how to manage all cookies across different types of browsers by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org. The site includes additional useful information on cookies.

Please note that by blocking or deleting cookies used on our website you may not be able to take full advantage of the site.

Please note that new services using cookies may be added to our website from time to time. We aim to keep the cookies information as accurate as possible and use all reasonable efforts to regularly review and update the details. When we update these details we will post changes on this page or on other pages of our site.