unnamedDecember 4, 2014 (DURHAM, NC) James Forrest, founder and principal attorney at the Forrest Firm, P.C., announces the addition of attorney Mimi Soule in an of counsel role to advise the firm’s diverse roster of business clients in North Carolina.

The Forrest Firm, based in the state’s Research Triangle region, is a provider of corporate legal services to entrepreneurs and executives.  The firm works in multiple areas relevant to businesses at every stage of their life cycles.   Core practice areas include corporate formation, intellectual property, employment, mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiation, drafting, and review, and contract dispute resolution.

Ms. Soule is founder and principal attorney at Soule Employment Law Firm in Raleigh, NC providing proactive advice to assist businesses with federal and state employment law compliance to mitigate litigation risks. Ms. Soule previously practiced with Schneider Boerema PLLC, Schottenstein Zox and Dunn (currently Ice Miller LLP) in its Raleigh, North Carolina office (d/b/a SZD Wicker) and with the national firm of Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. in its Washington, D.C. office.

Ms. Soule graduated cum laude from Wake Forest University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from the Wayne Calloway School of Business and Accountancy.  She earned her Juris Doctor, with honors in litigation dispute and resolution, from Boston University School of Law.

While serving in an of counsel role within the area of employment law at Forrest Firm, Ms. Soule will continue to advise clients at Soule Employment Law Firm.

“We are honored to have Mimi Soule take a key role serving our clients at the Forrest Firm,” stated Forrest. “She has a proven track record as a leader in the area of employment law among Tar Heel attorneys, operating on the cutting edge of issues that affect clients in our modern, fast-paced economy. Her expertise and business acumen will enable our firm to offer an even greater level of care to all of the growing companies we proudly serve.”

About the Forrest Firm, P.C.

The Forrest Firm provides sophisticated, full-service corporate legal counsel in a manner that is creative and customized to the client’s needs and expectations related to pricing, responsiveness and accessibility.

Media Contact:

James Forrest, Principal Attorney

Phone:  919-313-4707