North Carolina Wills, Trusts, Estates, and Wrongful Death Attorney

July 17, 2024

Law Office Practice Profile

The Law Office of Cheryl R. Watkins is a boutique law practice based in Charlotte, North Carolina representing individuals, families, and small businesses in the provision of advice, counsel, and results in the following areas of law:

Attorney Cheryl R. Watkins of The Law Office of Cheryl R. Watkins has a practice concentration in Estate Planning and Probate centered in Charlotte, NC and has worked in that field for over 10 years. She graduated with a degree in Accounting from one of the top 10 Accounting programs in the country – Oklahoma State University. She obtained her law degree from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.


She has worked in law firms and accounting firms such as Price Waterhouse, Deloitte & Touche, and KPMG in the audit, tax, and consulting departments. She has rounded out her rich background in estates with experience in the government sector having been appointed Assistant Clerk of Superior Court of Mecklenburg where she headed up the Estates and Special Proceedings department overseeing thousands of estates.


University of Southern California Law School – Juris Doctor
Oklahoma State University – Bachelor of Science – Accounting


Attorney – North Carolina
Former Assistant Clerk and Supervisor of Estates and Special Proceedings – Mecklenburg County
Licensed Real Estate Broker – North Carolina


Professional Memberships and Admissions
State Bar of North Carolina
North Carolina Bar Association
Mecklenburg County Bar Association
Leary Bar Association
National Bar Association
U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina