Charlotte, NC – January 10, 2018:  Sidney O. Minter, an attorney with the Charlotte office of national labor and employment law firm Fisher Phillips, has been named among Business North Carolina’s “2018 Legal Elite in Employment Law.”

“It is truly an honor to be recognized among this group of great lawyers in North Carolina,” said Minter. “I take great pride in helping my clients with their legal matters, and am very pleased that my colleagues recognize my dedication to client service and to the profession.”

Since 2002, Business North Carolina magazine has honored Tar Heel lawyers by publishing Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite, a listing of the state’s top lawyers in business-related categories using a statewide ballot. For more information, visit


Biographical Information: Sidney O. Minter

In addition to practicing law for the past six years, Minter is the Co-Chair for the Minorities in the Profession’s 2018 Pre-Law Conference. He serves as the President of the Burlington Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and is also a member of the 2018 Annual Conference Committee of the National Employment Law Council. Minter is a member of Fisher & Phillips’ Diversity & Inclusion Committee and of the National Black Lawyers Top 100—an invitation only professional honorary organization composed of exemplary attorneys. He was named among the “2017 Leaders in the Law” by North Carolina Lawyers Weekly. Minter earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a minor in Sociology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He graduated summa cum laude from High Point University with a master’s in Public Administration and graduated cum laude from North Carolina Central University School of Law with his Juris Doctor.


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Fisher Phillips attorneys are ready to help you take a stand: in court, with employees and unions, or with competitors. Fisher Phillips has the experience and resolve to back you up. That’s why some of the savviest employers come to the firm to handle their toughest labor and employment cases. The firm has more than 350 attorneys in 32 offices. In addition to Charlotte, the offices are in Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Columbia, Columbus, Dallas, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Gulfport, Houston, Irvine, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Louisville, Memphis, New Jersey, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa, and Washington, D.C.

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