Attorneys

Thomas R. Sallenger

Tom Sallenger began practicing law in 1983. He graduated from East Carolina University, with honors, and received his law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Tom is a former Assistant District Attorney. Tom concentrates his practice in the areas of criminal law, family law, personal injury law and wrongful death claims. Professionally, Tom was recognized by Business North Carolina Magazine as one of the State’s best lawyers in Criminal Law with his selection as a member of North Carolina’s Legal Elite.

He was recently honored by his peers to be included again in The Best Lawyers in America publication for 2017 for the seventh consecutive year for Family Law. Tom has the distinction of being selected as a member of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers for his work in Criminal Defense which recognizes excellence in the practice of law. He has just been notified that he has received the highest possible peer reviewing AV Preeminent Rating for his legal ability and his professional standards for the 17th consecutive year from Martindale-Hubbell. Tom has again been selected to the 2017 North Carolina Super Lawyers list.


Joseph E. Brown, III

Ed Brown was born in Tarboro, North Carolina and graduated from Tarboro High School. In 1989, Ed graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.S. Degree in Economics. He received his law degree from North Carolina Central University in 1993. He is a member of the Wilson County Bar Association, the Seventh Judicial District Bar Association and the North Carolina State Bar. Ed Concentrates his practice in the area of civil and criminal litigation.