Shane grew up on a farm in the Midwest, learning the importance of honesty, hard work, and faith. With years of experience in business and transactions, Shane leverages his experience each time he represents a client in a way that is individualized, focused, and effective.
He lives in Wilmington with his wife Jo, who is a registered nurse. Their son Jayson, a recent graduate of UNCW, also lives in Wilmington. Shane is a member of The Bridge Church, and Gideons International.
Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University
Juris Doctorate, University of Wyoming
Financial Management Certificate, Cornell University
American Bar Association
North Carolina State Bar
North Carolina Bar Association
– Business Law Section
– Corporate Counsel Section
– Elder Law Section
– Estate Planning & Fiduciary Law Section
Nebraska State Bar Association (inactive)
Wyoming State Bar (former)
Certified Association Executive, American Society for Association Executives
Human Relations & Communications Instructor, Dale Carnegie (2004-17)
High Impact Presentations Instructor, Dale Carnegie (2006-17)
Certified Pilot, Single-Engine-Land, VFR, Federal Aviation Administration
Bungee jumped from a hot air balloon.
Drove a 48-horse hitch at the Cotton Bowl Parade celebration.
Drafted opinions as an intern at the US Federal Circuit Court of Appeals.
Parade Director for the Desert Storm National Victory Celebration.
Kayaked the Grand Canyon.