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Zack Anstett Coaches Advocacy Team at Campbell Law School

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  • February 14, 2022

Raleigh, N.C. – Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP is pleased to announce that Zack Anstett served as a coach for the Client Counseling Team at Campbell Law in downtown Raleigh. In this role, he coached second-and third-year law students as they prepared to meet with individuals that needed on-the-spot legal advice and counseling. On February 6, 2022, these students participated in the Regional American Bar Association (ABA) Client Counseling Competition. The competition measured the student's ability to deal with a client’s non-legal alternatives as well as their legal concerns. 

To be successful, teams analyzed the law as applied to the client’s issue and provided a plan of action. During the February 6 event, two of the Campbell Law competitors finished as championship finalists in the annual competition. This was the students' first appearance as client counselors and they emerged as one of the top teams with an undefeated record of 3-0 after the preliminary rounds.  

At Parker Poe, Zack represents employers and municipalities before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the Department of Labor (DOL), and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) at the federal and state level. He has also defended employers and municipalities against lawsuits related to Title VII, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Retaliatory Employment Discrimination Act (REDA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and other federal and state employment laws. 

About Parker Poe
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP has more than 250 lawyers in eight offices in North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Washington, D.C. The firm provides legal counsel to many of the largest companies and local governments in the Southeast. Parker Poe is a member of two leading international legal networks: TerraLex and the Employment Law Alliance. TerraLex and the ELA have chosen Parker Poe to help guide clients through the challenges of global business.

About Campbell Law
Since its founding in 1976, Campbell Law has developed lawyers who possess moral conviction, social compassion, and professional competence, and who view the law as a calling to serve others. Among its accolades, the school has been recognized by the American Bar Association (ABA) as having the nation’s top Professionalism Program and by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers and U.S. News and World Report for having one of the nation’s best Trial Advocacy Programs. Campbell Law boasts more than 4,500 alumni, who make their home in nearly all 50 states and beyond. In 2021, Campbell Law celebrated 45 years of graduating legal leaders and a dozen years of being located in a state-of-the-art facility in the heart of North Carolina’s Capital City.