Litigation Attorney

William S. Durr

Post Office Box 2020, Asheville, NC 28802-2020

Bill’s practice experience encompasses civil litigation in both the state and federal courts.

He has represented clients in a broad variety of complex construction, business, and commercial disputes.  His civil litigation experience includes depositions, pre-trial and dispositive motions, mediations, arbitrations, jury trials, and appeals. Other areas of his litigation practice include insurance coverage disputes, personal injury, agribusiness litigation, and representation of professional athletes and other high net worth individuals in a variety of family law matters. Prior to joining the firm, Bill practiced civil litigation in Binghamton, New York. He also presided over numerous jury trials in his capacity as the Acting Village Justice and Village Justice for the Village of Johnson City, New York.

Affiliations
  • Asheville Downtown Association, Board of Directors President, Former Executive Committee Secretary
  • American Angus Association
  • American Bar Association — Sections: Antitrust Law; Family Law; Litigation
  • Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce (Leadership Asheville Alumnus, Class XXXIII)
  • Asheville Home Builders Association
  • North Carolina Angus Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association — Sections: Antitrust and Complex Business Disputes Law; Business Law; Construction; Family Law; Litigation
  • Virginia Angus Association
  • Harry C. Martin American Inn of Court

Get to Know Bill

From Our Clients

Not only have I personally worked with Ward and Smith on medical malpractice cases, I refer them cases due to their expertise and success with this difficult area of practice.
Harry Albritton
Irons & Irons
The team at Ward and Smith in Wilmington were great! They were caring, responsive, competent, thorough and effective. I can’t ask for anything more.
Chris Barclay
Outstanding firm. I have in the past worked cases with their attorneys and they do a great job. We frequently refer cases to them.
John Warlick
The Law Offices of John Drew Warlick, P.A.
Ward and Smith is an absolutely a top notch law firm in every respect.
Robert Warlick,
The Law Offices of John Drew Warlick, P.A.

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