E. Graham McGoogan Jr. Counsel

Graham practices in the areas of tax services, as well as trust and estate planning and administration.

Specifically, he has extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions of business entities, formation of entities, charitable gift planning, structuring tax-exemption organizations, sales and use tax matters, and retirement plan distribution planning.

Graham is certified by the North Carolina State Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in estate planning and probate. He received a gold medal for the highest grade in North Carolina on the Uniform Exam for Certified Public Accountants.

  • North Carolina

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Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates, Woodward/White, Inc., 2007, 2009-2021

Named the "Lawyer of the Year," Trusts and Estates, Best Lawyers, 2020

Selected for inclusion, Private Wealth Law, Band 3, North Carolina, Chambers HNW Guide, 2018, 2019, 2020

Named to "North Carolina Super Lawyers," Estate Planning & Probate, Tax, Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2007-2016

Named to "Legal Elite," Tax/Estate Planning, Business North Carolina, 2007, 2010

AV Rated, Martindale-Hubbell

Recipient, Gold medal for highest grade in North Carolina for Uniform Certified Public Accounting Examination, November 1973

  • The University of North Carolina School of Law, JD, with honors, 1974
  • Davidson College, BA, cum laude, 1971

Member, North Carolina Bar Association

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