B.A., University of South Carolina, 1996
J.D., Campbell University School of Law, 2000
Bar Number: 27622
Licensed to practice in NC state court.
Licensed to practice in federal court
Licensed to practice before the United States 4th Circuit Court of Appeals
North Carolina Bar Association, member
Mecklenburg County Bar, member of the family law section
Community volunteer for a large Charlotte based church
Graham is an attorney who has spent almost two decades fighting for his clients in state and federal court. With real trial experience Graham is able to give sound advice on what a client can expect if litigation becomes necessary. With this experience he can truly advise the client on what will provide the greatest chance of success and the risk and benefits of trial versus a mediated settlement. With this experience he has been invited to join the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers”, an award presented by The National Trial Lawyers Organization.
Graham Stiles received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina with the honor of being named to the Dean’s List. He received his law degree from Campbell University School of Law where he was a member of the Law Review and was published in the Fall, 1999 issue. Graham has written articles and legal updates for The North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers as well as the North Carolina Bar Association.
In addition to practicing law, Graham has his contractor’s license and has owned small businesses in the construction industry. Owning a law firm and other businesses gives him a greater understanding in divorce matters for small business owners and how to effectively ensure that the end of a marriage does not end his or her clients business.
When Graham is not practicing law he spends his time with his wonderful family and beautiful children. He is an avid runner, having competed in numerous marathons and a 50 mile ultra-marathon. Graham also enjoys indoor rock climbing and scuba diving and has passed this passion for adventure on to his children.
Cheri Stephens is our Paralegal at Stiles Law, LLC. Cheri was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida and migrated to Gainesville to attend the University of Florida. After college she turned her college job into a career, moving up the ranks as a Grocery Manager and relocated to the Carolina's to support the companies growth. After 10 years in retail, Cheri decided to pursue a different career path, using her degree in Public Relations.
Before joining our team, Cheri worked for a recruiting agency, where she learned her passion for legal management. She is excited about all facets of law and dedicated to helping our clients get justice.
She has an unbeatable positive attitude, outstanding work ethic and a keen eye for details. Her smile and warm welcome is the front line of defense for our office. She is also the brains behind case management, client communication, and the overall marketing strategy for the firm.,
In her spare time, Cheri enjoys spending time with her husband and two cats, Rambo and Lilly. She loves cars, specifically american muscle and Chevy trucks. Cheri also loves water activities such kayaking, paddle boarding, and diving in addition to all things Harry Potter.
B.S. University of Florida, 2014