ASHEBORO, NC — Jan. 21, 2015: Minneapolis-based Law & Politics, publishers of Super Lawyers magazines, announced that Asheboro, NC, elder law and special needs law attorney Robert A. Mason has been named to the 2015 edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor. Mason was also named in the 2009 and 2010 editions of North Carolina Super Lawyers.
Mason has been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers and was listed in the January edition of Charlotte magazine, and his profile and was included in The New York Times (Charlotte edition), as well as the 2015 edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine, which is distributed to attorneys in North Carolina and ABA accredited law school libraries.
Mason is the owner of Mason Law, PC, Asheboro, NC, and of counsel to the Brunswick, Georgia law firm of Ligon, Lindberg & Lanier, PC. Both firms are devoted to meeting the legal challenges of seniors, the disabled and their families, using an array of sophisticated legal techniques.
Mason, one of the first attorneys in North Carolina to be designated a Board Certified Specialist in Elder Law by the NC State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, is also a Certified Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation, twice past Chairman of the Elder Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association, a member of the North Carolina Board of Legal Specialization, and a frequent speaker on elder and disabilities law issues. Mason especially focuses his practice on advanced asset protection techniques, trust law issues, and special needs trusts.
Mason has a Bachelor of Science in Communications from Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, and a Juris Doctor cum laude from Mercer University’s Walter F. George School of Law, Macon.