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About Our Firm

"Your Trial Attorneys"

Chesnutt & Clemmons is known throughout Eastern North Carolina and beyond for its work advocating for its clients. Word of mouth referrals are the best advertisement, and we are humbled that so many of our clients have referred, and continue to refer, their family and friends to our firm. We take that as a great compliment, and work each day to continue providing the legal guidance that has earned us the recognition and trust of so many in our community. Our attorneys have over a century of combined legal experience, and our team includes paralegal and legal assistant support intended to provide our clients with customer service and expertise in every interaction. That dedication to excellence has also earned our attorneys and our firm numerous awards, recognitions and designations throughout our firm’s existence, including designation of our firm as Martindale-Hubbell Client Champion Silver 2021, and designation of two of our firm’s attorneys as, AV Peer Rated, Martindale-Hubbell (, Highest Possible Rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards.  

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  • "This firm is first-class, experienced, and highly professional... excellent counsel with open communication."
    Jeff Z.
  • "Talk about a team that goes to work for you relentlessly - the level of professionalism is second to none."
    Cory B.
  • "Marc Chesnutt did a fantastic job with my traffic citation... this is my go-to firm."
    Paul J.

Our Support Staff

Support Staff include Alice "Sissy" Chesnutt, Maria Thomas, Allie Ciampi, Jackie Winfrey, Denise Gaylord, Susan Pohto and Debi Budziak, all of whom are ready to assist you.

  • Alice Chesnutt | Office Manager/Legal Assistant
  • Maria Thomas | Receptionist and Legal Assistant | ext. 222
  • Allie Ciampi | Legal Assistant | ext. 232
  • Denise Gaylord | North Carolina State Bar Certified Paralegal | ext. 229
  • Susan Pohto | Legal Assistant | ext. 231
  • Debi Budziak | Legal Assistant | Ext. 227
  • Jackie Winfrey | Legal Assistant | Ext. 240Image of attorneys
  • Respected in Our Community

    We believe in giving back to our communities in which we live and work, and are well-respected as established advocates.

  • Trial-Tested Attorneys

    Our attorneys are skilled & experienced litigators, each of them graduates of top law schools.

  • Fantastic Track Record

    We represent every client with excellence, and our long history of positive results show it. 

  • A Family Firm

    As a family firm, we work as a tight-knit team to fight for you; we care about every client. 

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