Benjamin C. Karb

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Associate
Location:
Concord, North Carolina
Phone:
704-721-3500
Fax:
704-721-3555
Email:

Ben is an associate attorney in Moretz & Skufca's Real Estate, Community Associations and Business Law practice group. Ben's main practice areas are community associations law, commercial real estate, and business and corporate law. Ben is licensed to practice law in both North Carolina and South Carolina. He has worked in commercial property management and practiced law for several years at a law firm in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina before relocating to Charlotte. His clients include real estate developers, numerous homeowners associations, large and small businesses, lenders and business owners. Ben is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association's Real Property section and a member of the South Carolina Bar's Community Association Law Committee.

Ben grew up in Greensboro, North Carolina and graduated from Page High School. He is a graduate of N.C. State University and West Virginia University School of Law. After finishing law school, Ben attended the University of Miami where he earned an additional master's degree, known as an "LL.M.", in real estate development law.

Ben's hobbies include mountain biking, fly fishing, snowboarding and traveling. He is Vice President of the Kannapolis Business Alliance and also assists economically disadvantaged clients on a pro bono basis through North Carolina Legal Aid's Lawyer on the Line service.

Areas of Practice

  • 40% Commercial real estate
  • 30% Homeowners association/condominium association law
  • 15% Litigation
  • 15% Business

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2009
  • South Carolina, 2011

Education

  • West Virginia University College of Law, Morgantown, West Virginia
    • J.D. - 2009
    • Honors: Moot court
    • Honors: multiple CALI Awards (highest grade in a class)
  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
    • LL.M. - 2010
    • Honors: Lori Sklar Award (highest G.P.A. in graduating class)
  • North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina
    • B.A.summa cum laude - 2005
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Chapel Hill’s Green Building Ordinance and the Potential Problems in its Administration, The Fund Title Insurance, 2010

Classes/Seminars

  • Conflicts of Interest/Removal of Commissioners, Carolinas Council of Housing Enforcement

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Cabarrus County Bar Association, 2013 - Present
  • North Carolina State Bar, 2009 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • The Banks Law Firm, P.A., Associate attorney, 2010 - 2012

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid Call 4 All program, 2012 - 2013