Zipporah B. Edwards, Esq.
Zip Edwards is a litigator working primarily in the resolution of disputes involving real property, including concentrations in the following areas: coverage opinions and representation of title insurance companies; defense counsel for insureds; defalcation and fraud recovery; mechanics lien defense; resolution of access, easement and boundary issues; subrogation litigation; and title curative measures. Ms. Edwards addresses these issues in all forums, including, regularly representing clients in bankruptcy adversary proceedings arising out of real estate and lien priority disputes. Ms. Edwards also provides malpractice defense for attorneys, focusing on claims and litigation arising out of real estate transactions.
Located in Charlotte, North Carolina, Ms. Edwards practices in all State and Federal Courts in North Carolina. In addition, Ms. Edwards is admitted to practice in the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals (4th Circuit) and The United States Supreme Court. She uses her experience in real estate law, creditors’ rights, foreclosures, litigation, construction law and bankruptcy, to provide her clients with effective and efficient representation. As part of a team of real estate and title resolution attorneys, she is able to leverage Horack Talley’s diverse practice areas to craft comprehensive and practical solutions to real estate problems.
Ms. Edwards is a member of the Litigation and Real Property Sections of the North Carolina Bar Association. She currently serves on the Litigation Committee for the NCBA Real Property Section.
- J.D., Wake Forest University, 1994, cum laude, Member of Wake Forest Law Review
- B.A., English & History, Wake Forest University, 1991, double cum laude
- North Carolina, 1994
- Mecklenburg County Bar
- North Carolina Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- North Carolina Land Title Association