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David Donovan Merritt, American lawyer. Bar: North Carolina l978.

Background

Merritt, David Donovan was born on March 18, 1953 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States. Son of Robert C. and Dorothy Virginia (Donovan) Merritt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts North Carolina, 1975. Juris Doctor, University North Carolina, 1978.

Career

Staff attorney Social Security Adminstn., Department of Health and Human Services, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1978-1979. Partner Fisher & Merritt, Attorneys, Winston-Salem, 1979-1984, Booe, Goodson, Shugart, Merritt & Foushee, Winston-Salem, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Bar: North Carolina l978.

Membership

Board directors, president Youth Opportunity Homes, Inc., Winston-Salem, since 1983. Board directors, secretary Sawtooth Center for Visual Design, Winston-Salem, since 1987. Board directors Forsyth County Home Health Services, Winston-Salem, since 1985, committee member, chairman Winston-Salem Recreation & Parks Commission, since 1986.

Fellow American Judicature Society. Member Forsyth County Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association, Twin City Club, Young Democrats (president Winston-Salem chapter 1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Running, house renovation, bicycling, computers, dogs.

Connections

Married Virginia Hope Garrison, March 26, 1983.

father:
Robert C. Merritt

mother:
Dorothy Virginia (Donovan) Merritt

spouse:
Virginia Hope Garrison