WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.—Womble Carlyle attorney Edward Griggs is the new Chair of the North Carolina Bar Association’s Estate Planning and Fiduciary Law Section.

The NCBA Estate Planning & Fiduciary Law Section brings together attorneys engaging in estate planning and trust and estate administration, promoting public awareness of estate planning and administration issues and the role of attorneys in these fields.

Griggs was installed as the new Chair at the Section’s annual meeting on July 21st. He previously served as Vice Chair of the Section.

Edward Griggs focuses his practice on the areas of wealth transfer planning, charitable planning, trust and estate administration, and fiduciary litigation. Griggs provides customized, sophisticated and comprehensive tax and charitable planning for individual clients. In addition, he advises charitable and education clients about governance, tax compliance, grant-making and fundraising issues. He practices in Womble Carlyle’s Winston-Salem office.