Attorney Grey Littlewood Joins Forrest Firm
January 4, 2018
Now in its seventh year, the Forrest Firm is a provider of corporate legal services to entrepreneurs, investors, developers and executives. The firm works in multiple areas relevant to businesses at every stage of their life cycles. Core practice areas include business formation, angel and venture financings, intellectual property, commercial real estate, employment, mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, tax, contract negotiation, and dispute resolution.
Grey Littlewood brings more than five years of practice in the area of commercial real estate, investment, finance, and leasing to the firm. Mr. Littlewood represents sponsorship groups, lenders, private real estate funds, investors, entrepreneurs and businesses in matters and transactions related to acquiring, financing, developing, and leasing of commercial properties. He also has experience in advising and representing clients with land use and valuation matters.
Mr. Littlewood began his legal career with the Virginia firm of Lee Stephens Law PLC, focusing his practice on matters related to real property, conservation easements and tax incentives. In 2014, he moved his practice home, to the Raleigh law firm of Morris, Russell, Eagle and Worley PLLC, expanding his work to the wider commercial real estate market of North Carolina. Since 2015, Mr. Littlewood has practiced as an Associate with the Raleigh office of the national law firm, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP.
Grey Littlewood received a bachelor of arts degree in economics and creative writing in 2008 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He earned a juris doctor degree in 2012 from the Law School of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Mr. Littlewood is licensed to practice law in the states of North Carolina and Virginia, and is a member of the Wake County Bar, North Carolina, and Virginia Bar Associations. Grey routinely serves as a volunteer for Project Healing Waters, and is an active member of the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, where he has served on the Government Affairs Board, and the Raleigh chapter of the Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP).
“Grey Littlewood brings an impressive skill set to the Forrest Firm’s commercial real estate team,” said the firm’s founder, James Forrest. “The breadth of his experience—from traditional leasing and purchasing advisory services to areas like conservation easements and land disputes—will give Forrest Firm clients more options than ever for getting the advice and counsel they need to navigate the often legally dangerous world of commercial real estate. We are thrilled to have him on board.”
About the Forrest Firm, P.C.
The Forrest Firm is a full-service corporate law firm and certified B Corporation focused on serving North Carolina businesses, non-profits, and entrepreneurs. The firm endeavors to provide corporate legal services in a manner that consistently exceeds client expectations, to create healthy, sustainable work environments for its professionals, and to positively impact NC communities.
James Forrest, Principal Attorney