Mr. Harrington represents clients in complex business disputes. In recent years, he has focused his practice on (i) the representation of corporate clients in contract and trade practice litigation, (ii) the defense of consumer lenders, (iii) the representation of financial institutions in disputes based on their service as fiduciaries, and (iv) employment-related litigation. He is an active member of the bars of North Carolina, Louisiana, and the District of Columbia, and he has represented clients in lawsuits filed in North Carolina, South Carolina, Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia, and Virginia, including federal, state, and bankruptcy courts, and in arbitration.
Mr. Harrington has been a presenter in a variety of continuing legal education programs and other seminars. These programs include the following:
- Participating trial attorney, “A Day in the Courtroom: Observation of a Mock Trade Secrets Trial,” 2014 North Carolina Bar Association Litigation Section Annual Meeting, June 19, 2014
- Panelist, “Preparing Lawyers for Tomorrow’s Profession: The Future is at Hand,” North Carolina Bar Association, September 10, 2010
- Presenter, “Direct Examination: Getting Your Story Across,” All-Star Trial Advocacy 2009, Mecklenburg County Bar Continuing Legal Education Series, January 30, 2009
Mr. Harrington is also an active participant in bar activities, locally and nationally, having served in various capacities, including as President of the Mecklenburg County Bar and as Co-Chair of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.