Address: 200 Country Club Drive Suite A, Oak Island, NC 28465
Lawyer Firm: Bachara & Essey, Attorneys at Law
|Areas of Practice||North Carolina State Courts|
2013-2014GINA ESSEY, ATTORNEY AT LAW-Oak Island, NCGina struck out on her own and opened Gina Essey, Attorney at Law, in her hometown of Oak Island, where she focuses on criminal and family law and has gained a reputation as a trustworthy, knowledgeable attorney who goes to the mat for all her clients.
2007-2013OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY-Brunswick County, NCAssistant District Attorney- Gina returned to Brunswick County, co-wrote a grant for a domestic violence prosecutor and began working as an Assistant District Attorney in the Brunswick County District Attorney’s Office in 2008. During her time with the D.A.’s office, she managed both the domestic violence and impaired driving grants, served on the Alcohol Fatality Coalition for Brunswick County and as an instructor for the North Carolina Conference of District Attorneys.
2004.2007OFFICE OF THE ASSISTANT STATE ATTORNEY-Miami-Dade County, FLProsecutor-Gina prosecuted misdemeanor, juvenile and felony cases, including 17 jury trials. She also served as a training attorney for the incoming prosecutors in 2005, and trained thirteen (13) new attorneys on prosecuting misdemeanors, time and caseload management as well as court rules and procedures. Gina wrote and argued appeals from County Court and Writs of Prohibition.
FLORIDA COASTAL SCHOOL OF LAW – Jacksonville, FLJuris Doctor – 2004
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL – Chapel Hill, NCBachelor of Arts-English-1998
SOUTH BRUNSWICK HIGH SCHOOL – Southport, NC-1993
Practice AreasNorth Carolina State Courts – Admitted to Practice in all NC Courts including:Superior CourtDistrict CourtNorth Carolina Business CourtNorth Carolina Industrial Commission / North Carolina Department of LaborSpecial Proceedings/ProbateFamily CourtMagistrate Court / Small Claims CourtHonors and AchievementsM.A.D.D.’s Prosecutor Hero of the Year for Eastern North Carolina in 2012Professional AssociationsNorth Carolina Bar Association-Active MemberSouthport-Oak Island Chamber of Commerce-Board MemberHope Harbor Home-Board MemberWomen in Philanthropy and Leadership-Active MemberBrunswick County Teen Court-Mentor Judge
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