Smith Debnam is proud to congratulate attorney John Narron for his selection as 2011 Leaders in the Law presented by North Carolina Lawyer’s Weekly. John was nominated by his peers because of his professional achievements, community involvement, and willingness to mentor others. A panel of impartial judges reviewed the nominations, and John was selected among several qualified nominees to be honored. The award recognizes partners, associates, in-house counsel, paralegals, and administrators whose leadership, both in the legal profession and in the community, has made a positive impact on our state.
A Wake County native, John Narron grew up in Wendell and received his B.A. from East Carolina University in 1974 and earned his J.D. from the University of Mississippi in 1977. John returned home and has been practicing law in North Carolina since 1977 and has been a partner with the Raleigh-based law firm of Smith Debnam since 1987. John is also recognized as Board Certified Family Law Specialist by the North Carolina State Bar. He is head of the firm’s litigation practice, which focuses on family law, and he serves as a managing member of the firm’s Executive Committee. John is a well-known and respected litigator, mediator, and local leader making a significant impact on his workplace and our community.
John was honored at the Leaders in the Law Awards luncheon on September 22 at the Marriott Center City.