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The people pick up the tab

Everyone has a fuse, and when lit that fuse can ignite an extended rant on whichever subject an individual holds dear in his or her lockbox of rage.

2011 Legal Elite

We asked top Tar Heel lawyers where they pictured themselves practicing — or just living — if it couldn’t be North Carolina.

Hot stocks for 2011

Business North Carolina celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, and it’s been almost that long — since the January 1983 issue — that we’ve been polling the pros, asking some of the state’s top stock pickers to select the North Carolina companies whose shares they think will be the best performers in the year ahead.

Easley and the enablers

Mike Easley always has been a charming fellow.

Playing the shale game

Pushing away overhanging vines, David Phillips muscles aside a rusty metal plate taller than he is and nearly as wide as his outstretched arms.

Time, after time

So the crystal ball is as cloudy as ever,” the story concluded, referring to the future of this magazine.

Regional Report Western January 2011

Nearly two years after Springfield, Mo.-based boat builder Mako Marine International Inc. closed its plant in Forest City, Facebook Inc. announced it would spend $450 million to create a data center at the site.

Regional Report Triangle January 2011

Duke University and UNC Chapel Hill, rivals on the field and off, are once again chasing the same goal: the next Gatorade

Regional Report Triad January 2011

In business since 1916, Thomas Built Buses has a well-known brand but faces significant challenges.

Regional Report Eastern Janaury 2011

As the magnitude of the Republicans’ victory became apparent Nov. 2, Marc Basnight looked neither surprised nor angry.

Regional Report Charlotte January 2011

Business in North Carolina doesn’t get any bigger than in downtown Charlotte.

Legal Elite – Young Guns 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Young Guns (Best Under 40) - NEILL G. “MAC” MCBRYDE JR. Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson PA, Charlotte

Legal Elite – Tax / Estate Planning 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Tax / Estate Planning - MARIA M. LYNCH Lynch & Eatman LLP, Raleigh

Legal Elite – Real Estate 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Real Estate - FRANK M. BELL JR. Bell, Davis & Pitt PA, Winston-Salem

Legal Elite – Criminal 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Criminal - DAVID S. RUDOLF Rudolf, Widenhouse & Fialko, Charlotte

Legal Elite – Corporate Counsel 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Corporate Counsel - MEREDITH B. STONE, NACCO Materials Holding Group Inc., Greenville

Legal Elite – Construction 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Construction - PETER J. MARINO, Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan LLP, Raleigh

Legal Elite – Litigation 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Litigation - JAMES H. KELLY JR. Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, Winston-Salem

Legal Elite – Intellectual Property 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Intellectual Property - WILLIAM J. MASON, MacCord Mason PLLC, Wilmington

Legal Elite – Family 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Family - MICHAEL F. SCHILAWSKI Wake Family Law Group,, Raleigh

Legal Elite – Environmental 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Environmental - RAMONA CUNNINGHAM O’BRYANT, Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP, , Greensboro

Legal Elite – Employment 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Employment - LISA GRAFSTEIN, Law Office of Lisa Grafstein PLLC, Raleigh

Legal Elite – Business 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Business -STEPHEN M. LYNCH Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson PA, Charlotte

Legal Elite – Bankruptcy 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Bankruptcy - GERALD A. “JEB” JEUTTER JR., Gerald A. “Jeb” Jeutter Jr., Attorney at Law PA, Raleigh

Legal Elite – Antitrust 2011

2011 Legal Elite winner: Antitrust - CATHARINE BIGGS ARROWOOD, Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP, Raleigh