Gorman Law Firm, PLLC

Delivering Your American Dream

RUTH E. GORMAN

Mrs. Gorman is a Founding Partner at Gorman Law Firm, PLLC and has been with the firm since 1994.  With over 20 years of experience in immigration, criminal defense and business law, she provides a comprehensive professional service to clients with an understanding that we operate in a global market.  Recognized in the list of "Top 25 Business Women of the Year" by the Business Journal in Charlotte, NC, Mrs. Gorman has handled legal matters for businesses and individuals with interests in Central America, South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean.

Mrs. Gorman has been active in the Hispanic Charlotte community and founded El Centro Hispano in 1994 to assist indigent Hispanic families in assimilating to the American culture.

 

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Completed the National Uniform CPA exam in Virginia.

 

EDUCATION

Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California

J.D. - May, 1993

Honors: American Jurisprudence Award, Family Law

Honors: Odell McConnell Merit Scholarship

Honors: Pepperdine School of Law Scholarship Georgetown University Institute on Comparative Political and Economic Systems

Baylor University, Waco, Texas

B.B.A. - August, 1988

Honors: Dean's Honor List

Honors: Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society

Major: Accounting

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

Top 25 Business Women of the Year

 

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

El Centro Hispano, Member Board of Directors

 

 

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Immigration & Naturalization

DUI/DWI

Criminal Law

Personal Injury

Traffic Violations

BAR ADMISSIONS

North Carolina, 1994

U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 1994

U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina, 1994

U.S. District Court Middle District of North Carolina, 1994

REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS

Nations Bank

First Union

Bagel Time, Inc.

The Knitting Factory, Ltd.

PRO BONO ACTIVITIES

El Centro Hispano

LANGUAGES

Spanish

English

Gorman Law Firm, PLLC
200 West Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
Phone: 704-537-1400
Fax: 704-537-3727 

Hours of Operation
Monday-Friday: 8:30am-6pm


Saturday by appointment: 10am-2pm