North Carolina Association of County Attorneys

2023-2024 Officers

President

Jennifer Slusser

Johnston County

1st Vice President

Frank Queen

Haywood County

2nd Vice President

Andrea Leslie-Fite

Guilford County

Immediate Past President

Whitney Parrish

Lee County

Upcoming Conferences for County Attorneys

  • Summer Conference (organized by NCACC) — July 11-13, 2024 • Wrightsville Beach

    Join us for the Summer County and DSS Attorneys Conference (organized by NCACC) at Lumina on Wrightsville Beach on July 11-13, 2024.

    Agenda [tentative/pdf]
    • Thursday, July 11, 2024 — DSS Sessions

      (Plan lunch on own; snacks & beverages provided)

      11:00 a.m. – Registration Opens
      11:30 a.m. – Pre-Conference Reception and Networking
      12:20 p.m. – Welcome
      12:30 p.m. – Sessions

      • Child Welfare Case Update
      • Educational Issues for Children in DSS Custody
      • Business Meeting
      • DSS Legislative Update

      6:00 p.m. – Opening Reception (Sponsored by Teague Campbell)

    • Friday, July 12, 2024 — County & DSS Sessions

      7:15 a.m. – Breakfast Buffet (Sponsored by Poyner Spruill)
      8:45 a.m. – Concurrent Sessions

      • Appellate Procedure (DSS Attorneys)
      • Welcome (County Attorneys)
      • Affordable Housing (County Attorneys)

      10:00 a.m. – Joint Sessions

      • Involuntary Commitment and Voluntary Admission of Children in DSS Custody to Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities
      • Ethics Update

      6:00 p.m. – Officers’ Reception (Sponsored by Womble Bond Dickinson)

    • Saturday, July 13, 2024 — County Sessions

      7:15 a.m. – Breakfast Buffet (Sponsored by Smith Anderson)
      8:30 a.m. – Sessions

      • County Legislative Update
      • First Amendment / Open Meetings Comments Refresher
      • System Development Fees and Stormwater Update
      • Uniform Guidance / Federal Procurement Update
      • Business Session

      6:00 p.m. – President’s Reception (Sponsored by Civic Federal Credit Union)

    Sponsors