Raleigh workers' comp lawyer Sheila White Chavis is a graduate of Duke University and was a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Institute of Public Policy and International Affairs at the University of California-Berkeley. When she's not hard at work on workers' comp litigation, Chavis spends time with her family. Her husband is an active equestrian and the manager of Triangle Horse Sports in Raleigh. They have three sons: Kyle, Mekhi and Logan.
Chavis maintains a number of memberships with legal organizations in North Carolina including:
- 10th Judicial District
- Wake County Bar Association
- North Carolina Advocates for Justice
- North Carolina Association of Black Lawyers
- Former member of the Board of Visitors for Duke University's Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy & International Affairs
Sheila Chavis was admitted to practice before all North Carolina trial and appellate courts as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina.
Professional Honors & Activities:
- Duke University, B.A., 1990
- Woodrow Wilson Institute of Public Policy and International Affairs, University of California at Berkeley; Fellow
- Public Policy, Duke University, M.A., 1992
- North Carolina Central University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2000