Attorney Martha Bradley joined the Forrest Firm in June of 2018, opening the firm’s Asheville office. Ms. Bradley works with clients in all aspects of civil litigation at trial and appellate court levels.
Ms. Bradley began her law practice at the Johnston County firm of Lucas, Denning, & Ellerbe, PA in 2013. In her work as an associate attorney in litigation, she managed depositions, discovery requests and responses, led mediation settlement conferences, and conducted hearings on motions in Superior Court throughout eastern and central North Carolina. In 2014, Martha moved her practice to the mountains of North Carolina, joining Cannon Law, PC in Waynesville. At Cannon Law, she expanded her practice to cover business and real estate litigation at trial and appellate levels.
Martha began her legal career in 2012 as a clerk for the Honorable Ann Marie Calabria of the North Carolina Court of Appeals.
Martha Bradley earned bachelor of arts degrees in history and anthropology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2006. In 2012, she received a juris doctor degree from the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University in Raleigh.
Martha is licensed to practice law in the state of North Carolina, where she is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association. She is admitted to practice before all North Carolina courts, the Cherokee Tribal Court, and federal courts in the Western District of North Carolina.
Active in the North Carolina legal community, Ms. Bradley is currently involved with the American Bar Association’s Litigation Section and Young Lawyers Division; the Harry C. Martin Chapter of the American Inns of Court; and the Young Lawyers Division of the North Carolina Bar Association, where she serves as a division director.
Also committed to community service, Martha serves on the board of directors for Haywood Habitat for Humanity and Haywood County Chamber of Commerce, and she is President of the Rotary Club of Waynesville-Sunrise. Martha currently chairs the Haywood Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals. She is also a member of the Town of Waynesville’s Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee.
Education (Martha Bradley)
♦ J.D., Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University, 2012
♦ B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2006