Edward Bleynat Jr

Edward Bleynat Jr

Ferikes & Bleynat
  • Business Law, Personal Injury, Real Estate Law...
  • North Carolina, Tennessee
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Summary

Edward L. Bleynat, Jr. began his legal career by clerking for James G. Exum, Jr., then the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina. He later went to work with a major Greensboro law firm in a general litigation practice, focusing on business litigation and tort law.

In 1995, Ed, his wife and children relocated to Asheville, North Carolina to continue his law practice and to raise their family in Western North Carolina, where Ed grew up. After Ed started his own firm in 1997, he and Joe Ferikes merged their practices into Ferikes & Bleynat, PLLC in 2001.

Ed is actively involved in a variety of church, civic and community activities as a director, a trustee or a volunteer. He is an AV Preeminent Peer Reviewed Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate Law
  • Construction Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
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Tennessee
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Partner
Ferikes & Bleynat, PLLC
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Sole Practioner
Edward Bleynat
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Law Clerk
Hon. James G. Exum Jr., Chief Justice at Supreme Court of North Carolina
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Education
University of North Carolina School of Law
J.D. (1989) | Law
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Clemson University
B.A. (1986) | Financial Management
Honors: magna cum laude
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Awards
AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated
Martindale-Hubbell®
AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated
Martindale-Hubbell®
Lifetime Achievement Award
America's Top 100 Attorneys
The MAVL Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year Award
28th Judicial District Bar
Professional Associations
Harry C. Martin Chapter of the American Inns of Court
Member
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Tennessee State Bar
Member
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North Carolina State Bar
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28th Judicial District Bar
Member
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North Carolina Bar Association
Member
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
48 Patton Avenue, Suite 300
Asheville, NC 28801
USA
Telephone: (828) 251-1588