Recent Blog Posts
Jack E. Thornton, Jr.: 25 Years as a Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate
Our founding attorney was recognized by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization in May for 25 years as a Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law. On Friday, May 21, 2021, the State Bar recognized a number of specialists including Jack E. Thornton, Jr. You can see the presentation here […]
New Office/New Address
We are moving to a new office location on Healy Drive tomorrow (Thursday the 27th)! Our apologies, but while moving we will have limited or no access to phone calls and e-mails. Our new address is 3303 Healy Drive, Suite A, Winston-Salem, NC 27103. Phone number and e-mail will remain the same.
New Office Location!
J.E. Thornton, P.A. will be moving to a new office at the end of February. Our new address will be 3303 Healy Drive, Suite A, Winston-Salem, NC 27103. The new office is across the street from Fidelity Bank, about 2 blocks away from our current location.
Traditional IRAs and Trusts
Take care when creating a trust to benefit a minor child or other beneficiary where IRA benefits may become part of the trust assets, or where you have designated minor children as the outright beneficiaries of your IRA. You may need an IRA trust to protect those funds while preserving the potential tax benefits of […]
Support the Winston-Salem Police Foundation!
See WSPF President Scott Sewell’s letter to the editor in today’s W-S Journal. It is more important than ever to support our police force and the community and “to help enhance relationships between residents and the police.”
ARAG Attorney Network
Now all three of our attorneys, Jack E. Thornton, Jr., Heather J. Kiger, and J. Alex Thornton, are proud members of the ARAG Attorney Network. If you are a member of the ARAG legal services plan, please give us a call. We can handle your estate planning, simple traffic tickets, real estate transactions, and more!
Top Attorneys in North Carolina!
Jack E. Thornton, Jr. has been named a Top Attorney in North Carolina by Charlotte Magazine for the fifth time in 2014. Jack previously received this honor in 2013, 2010, 2008, and 2007. Congratulations!