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The lawyers of DeVore, Acton & Stafford in Charlotte are proud of the professional paralegals and assistants on our staff. When an attorney is unavailable, our staff can usually quickly update you on the status of your case.

Meet Our Staff

Connie Hunter is a North Carolina Certified Paralegal who has worked for DeVore, Acton & Stafford, P.A. for 25 years. She primarily works with Attorney Fred DeVore. Prior to working with our firm, she worked in the litigation field for an additional five years. During her tenure, Connie has been involved in various types of complex litigation matters from personal injury and wrongful death to synthetic stucco litigation and other construction litigation matters. You may reach Connie via email at email me. 704-594-4227, ext. 19

 Susie Baker is a North Carolina State Bar Certified Paralegal with experience in civil litigation and has been with the firm since 1995. Ms. Baker attended Central Piedmont’s Legal Secretary and Paralegal programs prior to employment with DeVore Acton & Stafford, PA. She works directly with Fred DeVore, Will DeVore and Derek Adler. Ms. Baker’s primary fields include contract disputes, construction litigation, wrongful death, bad faith claims, stucco claims, small estate matters, and personal injury. In addition, Susie is the administrator of The Arbitration Group (TAG) which provides arbitration services in North and South Carolina. Ms. Baker can be reached at email me.

Lisa Morris has been a practicing paralegal for the past 9 years. Prior to earning her degree, she worked as a Medicare patient advocate and then after graduating as a paralegal in the areas of civil litigation, personal injury, estates and real estate. She has recently joined the practice and is pleased to be working as paralegal to William D. Acton, Jr. utilizing her legal/ medical advocacy experience in the primary areas of workers’ compensation and personal injury. Ms. Morris can be reached at email me.

Jennifer Pearson is the receptionist for DeVore, Acton, & Stafford, PA who has worked for them for 10 years. She has had several years experience with customer service and client interaction. Her main focus is to address clients’ needs as well assist in the administration of the office. You may reach Jennifer via email at email me 704-594-4227, ext. 10