In Memoriam: David Blackwell

December 08, 2022
David Blackwell

David Blackwell, who served as director of the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers from 1986 to 1988, died on Nov. 27.

Blackwell also served as a legislator in the North Carolina General Assembly, worked as a lobbyist and was publisher of North Carolina Lawyers Weekly, South Carolina Lawyers Weekly and Carolina Paralegal News. Blackwell was a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and UNC School of Law.

A celebration of life is planned for Jan. 14 at Saint James Parrish in Wilmington. Find his obituary here.