EMP Law Claimed


Average Reviews


About the Firm: 

At EMP Law, our Winston-Salem, North Carolina lawyers have a rich history of experience and success defending clients under challenging circumstances. Employment issues (discrimination, wage & hour, wrongful termination, etc), immigration challenges (visas, appeals, petitions, etc), workers’ compensation claims, civil rights cases, personal injury, disability benefits, and criminal defense matters, – all pit you against a company, organization, or government that has more resources than you.

You need a skilled, experienced, and determined legal advocate to overcome the odds. That is what we do and why we are here. Our attorneys are here for you when others aren’t. Contact us today for a consultation.

About Michael Elliot: 

Michael provides compassionate, diligent, and creative legal services tailored to meet each client’s specific needs. His experience relating to clients from diverse backgrounds makes him well suited for representing his clients across a broad range of legal areas. He practices in the areas of employment law and family law and is experienced in criminal law.

Michael has practiced as a public defender in Mecklenburg County and handled hundreds of cases in district and superior courts. He serves as chapter editor of the Sixth edition of the North Carolina Prima Facie Torts Manual. Michael is a proud “double Tar Heel,” having graduated with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor of arts in English and a J.D. degree. 

Areas of Practice

Employment Law

Family Law

Estate Planning

Criminal Defense


North Carolina Bar

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A with Honors


North Carolina Advocates for Justice

Mecklenburg County Bar Association

Contact Us Today for an Initial Consultation 


426 Old Salem Rd

Winston-Salem, NC 27101

(336) 724-2828



Related Listings