Gardner Skelton is a Charlotte, NC-based law firm serving businesses of all sizes, including Fortune 500s, nonprofits, and independent medical practices. Our clients rely on us for smart legal strategies and support as an extension of their team. Since day one, we’ve been committed to providing exceptional service and incredible value. We’re passionate about delivering the highest level of legal counsel and cultivating deep, long-lasting relationships with our clients.
What our clients are saying
"We get excellent outcomes because they don't stop at the first or easy solution. With an incredible breadth of expertise, they have the answers and know where to get them. They care about clients and send us the information we need to know. Gardner Skelton is heads above other firms we've worked with; I can't imagine using anyone else!”
Peggy Terhune, President/CEO at Monarch
“Gardner Skelton resolved an employment matter for us. They advocated for our best interests, were fair, and always explained our options and recommendations in terms that are easy to understand.”
Amy Clay, District Manager at Liberty Tax Service
“We successfully and accurately established a new organization with their expertise in non-profit law. They got to know our organization and us personally, almost becoming in-house advisors! The Gardner Skelton team works as an extension of your company, as a partner. They advise on strategic business matters, not just legal matters when there's pending risk or litigation. Other firms are just that - firms.”
Blake Martin, Board Chair at Possibility Place
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