Pamela Duffy has been a litigator since 1991, focusing her practice on commercial litigation and estate litigation. She has handled matters statewide in a diverse set of industries, primarily representing closely held companies and professionals in contract disputes, business torts, insurance coverage disputes, intellectual property disputes, and employment matters. Ms. Duffy strives to help her litigation clients find practical and creative business resolutions where possible and desirable. Her practice also encompasses trust and estate disputes, including defense of fiduciaries as well as pursuit of claims for beneficiaries. She has substantial experience in jury trials, bench trials and arbitrations, as well as appeals, in both State and Federal courts.
Ms. Duffy is a Certified Superior Court Mediator and uses her extensive civil trial practice experience to effectively mediate disputes.
Ms. Duffy is actively engaged in the community in Burlington, North Carolina, a place which she has called home since 2002 and where she worked for 23 years. Giving back to the community which has supported her practice is of importance to her, and believes that by doing the right thing by her community is a key component of her own success. Having joined Sharpless & Stavola in 2015, Ms. Duffy will continue to reside in Burlington and looks forward to continued volunteer opportunities to serve both her home and work communities.
Outside of the office, Ms. Duffy enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, reading, and traveling.