Meet our Attorneys

John Covington Overfield

John Covington Overfield was born in Nashville, Tennessee.

Since moving to Greensboro, John has been very actively involved in the community.


He has served as the

  • President of the Young Lawyers Section of the Greensboro Bar Association
  • President of the Triad Business and Professional Guild
  • Founding Board Member of Triad Equality Alliance
  • President of the College Park Neighborhood Association
  • Board Member of North Carolina GALA
  • Board Member of NC Institute for Equal Rights
  • Chairperson of the North Carolina Bar Association Answering the Call Committee
  • Chairperson of the North Carolina Bar Association Pre Law Counseling Committee
  • Member of the United Arts Council Grant Allocation Committee
  • Board of Directors of the Eastern Music Festival.




  • Vanderbilt University (B.A., cum laude, 1991
  • M.B.A., 1992); Wake Forest University (J.D., 1995) Admitted to bar 1995


  • Beta Gamma Sigma. Member, Moot Court Board, 1993-1995
  • Recipient Moot Court Board Award, 1995
  • Editor in Chief, Wake Forest Jurist,
  • Moot Court Board
  • Chairperson, Edwin M. Stanley Moot Court Competition
  • "40 Leaders Under Forty"-Triad Business Journal 2010
  • "North Carolina Super Lawyers"-Rising Star 2010
  • "Super Lawyers Business Edition 2013
  • "Business Lawyers North Carolina Legal Elite" 2015

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