Everett, a native of Raleigh and a second-generation Estate Planning and Estate Administration lawyer, is known for his down to earth personality and his compassionate style.  He prides himself on his friendly rapport with his clients and on becoming their trusted advisor. Everett focuses his practice on the areas of Estate Planning (Wills, Trusts, etc.), Estate Administration (Probate) and Guardianships. As one of the five Public Appointees in Wake County, Everett has earned the Court’s trust as an attorney who is capable of handling difficult Estates and Guardianships that the Clerk of Court must take over.


For over fifteen years, Everett has represented clients in all aspects of estate planning, estate administration and guardianships.  He is responsive to his clients’ needs and understands the stress many individuals feel as they think about how to handle their estate planning needs.  Everett always works to find a solution for his clients that will meet their needs and exceed their expectations.  Whether it is a complex estate plan or a simple power of attorney, he is committed to providing the highest level of client care.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning, Estate Administration
    • Wills
    • Trusts
    • Powers of Attorney
    • Healthcare Powers of Attorney
    • Living Wills
    • Probate
  • Guardianships

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2005


  • Campbell University School of Law, Raleigh, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 2005
    • N.C.A.T.L. Advocacy Award Winner
  • Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    • B.A. - 1996
    • Dean's List 1995-1996

Published Works

  • 'Paying Now For College Later', NC Bar Association Elder Law Section Group Matters, May, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina State Bar, Member
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Estate Planning and Fiduciary Section
  • Wake County Bar Association