Winston Salem: 336-724-2828 / Charlotte: 704-707-3705

R. Michael Elliot

“Serving clients takes a holistic approach, looking out for our clients in all facets of the law.”

R. Michael Elliot


Phone: 704-707-3705

Fax: 704-724-3335

Office: EMP Law
300 E. Kingston Avenue
Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28203

About Michael

Michael provides compassionate, diligent, and creative legal services that are tailored to meet each client’s specific needs. His experience relating to clients from diverse backgrounds makes him well suited for representing his clients across a broad range of legal areas. He practices in the areas of employment law and family law, and is experienced in criminal law.

Michael has practiced as a public defender in Mecklenburg County and handled hundreds of cases in district and superior court. He serves as chapter editor of the Sixth edition of the North Carolina Prima Facie Torts Manual. Michael is a proud “double Tar Heel,” having graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor of arts in English and a J.D. degree.



North Carolina Bar


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D.


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A with Honors


  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association

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