Andrea (“Andi”) Matt Van Trigt

Associate

(910) 218-7236
(910) 763-6561

Areas of Practice Agribusiness Litigation Real Estate & Development

Andi focuses her practice on commercial real estate and development matters.  Before joining the firm in 2015, she worked in the Wilmington, NC office of Williams Mullen as a commercial litigation associate. In that role, she advised and represented corporate clients with a wide range of legal needs, including real estate, land use and construction matters, contract disputes, municipal liability issues and general commercial litigation.  Andi also has experience with domestic law matters, including the equitable distribution of property and premarital and separation agreements, which she gained while working with the law firm of Marshall & Taylor in Raleigh, NC, both during and immediately after law school.

Andi earned her juris doctor from the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University, where she participated in the Richard A. Lord Intramural Moot Court Competition, was a member of the Phi Alpha Delta law fraternity and served as the Vice President of the Women in Law student association. While in law school, Andi also completed internships in the office of the Honorable W. Allen Cobb, Jr., Chief Resident Superior Court Judge in New Hanover County, in the District Attorney’s Office in New Hanover County, and with Marshall & Taylor, PLLC, in Raleigh. She completed her undergraduate education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Mass Communication, completed an internship at the Women’s Center through the APPLES Service-Learning Program and participated in a number of organizations, including the Epsilon Beta Chapter of Chi Omega and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.  Andi also became a licensed North Carolina Real Estate Broker in the summer of 2007.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association: Litigation Section and Young Lawyers Division member;
  • North Carolina Bar Association: Real Property Section and Young Lawyers Division member;
  • New Hanover County Bar Association: member
  • North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys: Coastal Women Attorneys member

Community Activities and Affiliations

  • The Hill School of Wilmington: Board of Trustees
  • A Safe Place: Young Professionals Board member
  • Legal Aid of North Carolina: volunteer

Honors & Awards

  • Book Award for earning the highest grade in Advanced Real Property while in law school
  • Richard A. Lord Intramural Moot Court Competition: quarterfinalist

Article, Publications, Speeches

Money, Dirt & Steel: 2014-2015 NC Real Property Litigation Update, Williams Mullen (Feb. 3, 2015)

Education

Bar & Court Admissions

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