Carole has extensive experience with matters relating to individual income tax, estate and inheritance tax, estate administration, charitable organizations and other tax planning matters. She has represented a range of clients, including those in education and nonprofit sectors. 

Before Fox Rothschild

Carole was a partner at Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP, which combined with Fox Rothschild in 2018.

Honors & Awards

  • Received the "Outstanding Women in Business Special Achievement Award," from the Triad Business Journal (2019)
  • Greensboro's News & Record People of Influence (2017)
  • North Carolina Bar Association Citizen Lawyer Award (2009)
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Trusts and Estates (2009-2019), Tax Law (2018, 2019)
  • Martindale-Hubbell's top (AV) Peer Review Rating
  • Triad Business Journal's Most Influential People in the Triad
  • Triad Business Leader's Women Extraordinaire (2007, 2011)
  • Greensboro Partnership 2007 Thomas Z. Osborne Distinguished Citizen Award
  • Auburn University, College of Business 40 of 40 Award recognizing Outstanding Alumni (2008)
  • National Conference for Community and Justice, Piedmont Triad Region 2003 Brotherhood Sisterhood Citation
  • Guilford College 2002 Distinguished Service Award
  • Triad Business Journal's Top Women in Business (2002)
  • Business North Carolina's Legal Elite, Tax/Estate Planning (2003-2007, 2009-2011)
  • Selected by Law & Politics Magazine for inclusion in North Carolina Super Lawyers, Tax (2007)