09.19.2012 M. Keith Kapp Recognized as “Leader in the Law” Williams Mullen is pleased to announce that M. Keith Kapp has been recognized as a “Leader in the Law” by North Carolina Lawyers Weekly.

Mr. Kapp serves as vice-chairman of the board of directors at Williams Mullen and president-elect of the North Carolina State Bar. He will begin his term as president in October of this year. In addition to his role as an officer, Keith’s service to the State Bar has included nine years as a Bar Councilor representing Wake County’s 10th Judicial District, two years as Chair of the Ethics Committee and two years as Chair of the Facilities Committee. As Facilities Chair, Keith oversaw site approval and acquisition; selection and hiring of the architects; and selection and hiring of the construction firm for the new State Bar Headquarters now going up at the corner of Blount and Edenton Streets in downtown Raleigh.

In his practice, Keith represents businesses, ranging from multi-national to private or family-owned enterprises, in connection with their commercial litigation and regulatory needs. He advises clients on the laws of contract, shareholder rights, antitrust, franchise relations, warranty, consumer protection, unfair trade practices and various regulatory statutes. As a member of the Commercial Arbitration Panel of the American Arbitration Association, Keith also provides arbitration services.

Mr. Kapp is active in many civic organizations, including the Moravian Ministries Foundation, the Raleigh Kiwanis Club and the Raleigh Little Theatre.

This year’s “Leaders in the Law” class was honored today at a luncheon in Raleigh.

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