Attorneys

Carl M. Short, III

Originally from Raleigh, Trip Short received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of North Carolina School of Law.  After law school, Trip clerked for The Honorable Sam J. Ervin, IV on the North Carolina Court of Appeals and Supreme Court.  Trip then moved to Charlotte and worked as an associate for a regional law firm.  Since joining James, McElroy & Diehl in 2017, Trip has focused his practice on civil litigation.

Academic Background

  • J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law, 2013
  • A., Political Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2007

Bar & Court Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar

Affiliations

  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association