Meet James Narron

James Narron focuses his practice on estate and trust planning, asset protection, and tax planning and controversies for high net worth individuals. He has broad experience in probate issues and corporate governance, and has worked with companies across the southeastern United States. His experience includes numerous appeals and litigation, particularly in state appellate courts.

James speaks and writes frequently on tax issues, and has delivered recent lectures at the Georgia Federal Tax Conference, the Duke Estate Planning Council Annual Seminar, and the Virginia Bar Association Estate Planning and Administration Section Annual Meeting. He recently served as Vice President of the Board of Governors of the North Carolina Bar Association.

James is a native of Johnston County and still farms the land that came from his grandfather, where he raises registered South Devon cattle and pine timber. He is active in community and philanthropic endeavors, including recent service as Chairman of the Board of the North Carolina Community Foundation, Incorporated.


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (A.B. 1970)

Wake Forest University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1975)

New York University School of Law (LL.M. in Taxation, 1983)

North Carolina;
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina;
U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina;
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit;
U.S. Court of Federal Claims;
U.S. Tax Court;
Supreme Court of the United States
Corporate & Business Law
Tax Law
Estates & Trusts

James W. Narron

Jason W. Wenzel

Matthew S. McGonagle

Kemp Mosley

O. Hampton Whittington, Jr.

Benton G. Sawrey

Robert Bryson Pike II

Rachel E. Mills

Wm. Joseph Austin, Jr.

Taylor Avioli