Carrie M. Harris
Winston-Salem, NC
office 336.631.1051
Roanoke, VA
mobile 540.353.2744
  • Overview
  • Services
  • Distinctions
  • Admissions
  • Memberships
  • Publications & Presentations
  • Community Involvement
  • Resources

Ms. Harris' primary area of practice is litigation with an emphasis on labor and employment law, consumer finance and public utility and energy law.


  • Roanoke College, B.A., Political Science and Criminal Justice, summa cum laude, 2005
  • The College of William & Mary, J.D., 2008


  • Representing employers on claims of discrimination, retaliation and wrongful discharge, as well as contract disputes, business torts and other civil litigation matters in federal and state courts and before administrative agencies such as the Department of Labor, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Virginia Employment Commission
  • Providing advice and counseling to employers on labor and employment issues including EEO policies and practices
  • Representing large electricity consumers in matters pending before state public service/utility commissions, including the Virginia State Corporation Commission
Construction Law Consumer Finance Labor & Employment Law Litigation Utility Law West Virginia Energy Users Group


  • Listed by Virginia Super Lawyers as a Rising Star, 2013-2017
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • William and Mary Moot Court Team


  • Virginia State Bar
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • West Virginia State Bar
  • Ohio State Bar
  • Pennsylvania State Bar
  • United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia
  • United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of West Virginia
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


  • Roanoke Valley Society of Human Resource Management (RVSHRM)
  • Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM)
  • Membership Chair, Roanoke Chapter of the Federal Bar Association
  • Leadership Roanoke Valley, 2011 - 2012

Publications & Presentations

  • William & Mary, Journal of Women and the Law, 2006 - 2008

Community Involvement

  • Treasurer, Junior League of the Roanoke Valley
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