Attorneys

A photo of Waynesville, NC attorney, Woodrow H. Griffin.

Woodrow H. Griffin

Partner

Woody is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina and the cornerstone of our firm. With over 40 years of experience practicing law in Western North Carolina, he has built a strong …

A photo of Waynesville, NC attorney, Brian P. Schaefer.

Brian P. Schaefer

Partner

Brian Schaefer assists clients with elder and special needs law, estate planning, and estate administration. The common thread in Brian’s practice is that he helps clients and their …

Paralegals

A photo of Waynesville, NC paralegal, Darden Yerkes. Which works for real estate attorneys, Woodrow H. Griffin and Brian P. Schaefer.

Darden Yerkes

Paralegal

Darden Yerkes has worked as a paralegal for our firm since 2018. Darden focuses on assisting clients with estate administrations, and she has also provided assistance in real …

A photo of Waynesville, NC paralegal, Laura Wehking. Which works for real estate attorneys, Woodrow H. Griffin and Brian P. Schaefer.

Laura Wehking

Paralegal

Laura Wehking has been a loyal and valued employee of the firm since 2005 and has worked in the legal field for 25 years. Laura focuses on assisting clients with estate …

A photo of Waynesville, NC paralegal, Susan Purvis. Which works for real estate attorneys, Woodrow H. Griffin and Brian P. Schaefer.

Susan Purvis

Paralegal

Susan Purvis, a Certified Paralegal, has provided excellent service to our firm since 2002. She brings a wealth of experience to the firm’s practice, having worked in the legal …