Convention 2024


Get ready for an event like no other as the North Carolina Advocates for Justice Convention makes its triumphant return to the enchanting city of Wilmington, June 12-15.

After a five-year hiatus, we are thrilled to announce that we’re back and we’re here to make waves!

Don’t miss your chance to be part of this momentous return. Convention 2024 in Wilmington promises three days of unparalleled learning, networking and unforgettable experiences. It’s time to reignite your passion for justice, expand your horizons and embrace the boundless possibilities that await.

Stay tuned for updates, registration details and more surprises as we gear up for the most anticipated event for North Carolina trial lawyers in 2024 and plan to join us as we reunite and reignite the spark of justice in the enchanting city of Wilmington!

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Schedule of Events

5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Early Arrival Reception

Steam Restaurant & Bar at the Embassy Suites
Sponsored by Edwards Kirby, LLP

Let’s kick off the weekend with festive flair! Join us for a drink and a few small bites as you arrive in town and mix and mingle with our sponsors and exhibitors. Dinner that evening will be on your own.

Please note that this year’s schedule is modified to begin on Wednesday evening and end on Saturday by noon.

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Unveiling the Venue: Wilmington Convention Center
Prepare to be captivated by the stunning Wilmington Convention Center, our chosen gathering place for this unforgettable occasion. Nestled along the picturesque Cape Fear River, this state-of-the-art facility is where legal minds converge, ideas flourish and connections are forged.

Engaging CLE Sessions: Elevate Your Expertise
Eager to sharpen your legal acumen? Our Convention features an array of Continuing Legal Education sessions led by member and national luminaries. Dive deep into the latest legal developments, gain fresh insights and empower your practice with cutting-edge knowledge.

Incredible Networking Opportunities: Forge Lasting Connections
One of the hallmarks of NCAJ Convention is the unparalleled networking opportunities. Meet and mingle with legal professionals from across North Carolina and beyond. At Convention 2024, you’ll build lasting relationships, exchange ideas and make connections that will reshape your personal and professional journey.

Fantastic Social Events: Wilmington Comes to Life
Beyond the Convention venue walls, the heart of Wilmington beckons! Prepare for unforgettable social events spread throughout this historic city. Savor delicious cuisine, explore scenic riverfront views and immerse yourself in the rich culture and charm that Wilmington offers.

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Thanks to Our Co-Chairs!

Accommodation Information

We are thrilled to partner with multiple hotels near the Wilmington Convention Center.

Please note that several Convention room blocks are sold out or nearing capacity, but these hotels and venues may still have general availability. If you cannot find a room under the NCAJ block, we encourage you to use the NCAJ Member Discount program Hotel Engine, where members save an average of 26 percent. 

Aloft Wilmington at Coastline Center

Rooms at the Aloft Wilmington will be available for NCAJ Convention attendees for $229 per night until May 12, 2024. Reserve at the link below.

Hotel Information

  • 501 Nutt Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
  • 910-377-7600

Parking Information

  • Self parking: $20/day
  • Valet parking: $25/day
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Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront

Rooms at the Embassy Suites will be available for NCAJ Convention attendees for $249 per night for a standard room and $269 per night for a river view room until May 13, 2024. Reserve at the link below.

Hotel Information

  • 9 Estell Lee Place, Wilmington, NC 28401
  • 910-765-1131

Parking Information

  • Self parking: $22/day
  • Valet parking: $30/day
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Courtyard by Marriott Wilmington Downtown

Rooms at the Courtyard will be available for NCAJ Convention attendees for $204-209 per night until May 6, 2024. Reserve at the link below.

Hotel Information

  • 229 North 2nd Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
  • 910-632-2900

Parking Information

  • Valet parking: $24/day
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Best Western Plus Coastline Inn

Rooms at the Best Western Plus will be available for NCAJ Convention attendees for $159-229 per night until May 12, 2024. Reserve at the link below.

Hotel Information

  • 503 Nutt Street, Wilmington, NC 28401
  • 910-763-2800

Parking Information

  • Self parking: $13/day
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Want to try something different? Reserve a home at The Cove!

Welcome to The Cove, a one-of-a-kind dockside community located in Wilmington. Imagine a 1,200 foot detached home — all for you and your guests — sitting on the legendary waters of the Cape Fear River, just steps from everything Wilmington has to offer.

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Convention 2024 Preferred Partners

Diamond Preferred Partners | $50,000 Annual Investment

Sapphire Preferred Partners | $40,000 Annual Investment

Ruby Preferred Partners | $30,000 Annual Investment

Platinum Preferred Partners | $20,000 Annual Investment

Gold Preferred Partners | $15,000 Annual Investment

Silver Preferred Partners | $10,000 Annual Investment

Bronze Preferred Partners | $7,500 Annual Investment

Convention 2024 Law Firm Sponsors


Convention 2024 Exhibitors

Interested in Sponsoring or Exhibiting at Convention 2024?

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