Matthew Phillips was recognized as an inaugural member of the Pro Bono Honor Society by the NC Equal Access to Justice Commission.
Ten years ago today, the Hon. L. Todd Burke called his Forsyth County courtroom to order and recognized a distinguished lawyer from Lumberton, North Carolina, who had been serving the State and the Bar for fifty years and eight days. Horace E. Stacy, Jr., stood and moved the admission of his great-nephew to the Court, and asked the judge’s leave to explain the provenance of the Bible he would use to take the oath.
National Public Radio’s All Things Considered has a regular feature called “Sound Clips,” and today’s version featured Matthew playing the Harris Carillon in Wait Chapel at Wake Forest University.