Weatherspoon & Voltz Selected as 2011 Legal Elite

January 14, 2011―William H. Weatherspoon, Jr. and Elizabeth Weddington Voltz, founding members of the Raleigh-based real estate law firm Weatherspoon & Voltz LLP (, have been selected as 2011 Legal Elite real estate law practitioners by Business North Carolina magazine. This is the third consecutive year Weatherspoon has been named Legal Elite and the fifth consecutive year for Voltz.

“It is an honor to receive this recognition from our peers,” says Weatherspoon. “This distinction affirms our commitment to excellence in practicing law.”

Legal Elite attorneys were selected from more than 19,000 active members of the North Carolina State Bar. Business North Carolina magazine has profiled the top lawyers in its January issue.

Both Weatherspoon and Voltz are members of the North Carolina Bar Association’s real property law section and the Wake County Bar Association. Voltz also serves as chair for the NC Bar Association Law Practice Management Section Council.

Founded in 2004, Weatherspoon & Voltz LLP focuses on assisting clients with commercial real estate development, finance, investment and leasing issues. Clients include national corporations, small and medium-sized regional and local companies, municipalities, financial institutions, title insurance companies and individuals.