A Rocky Mount lawyer has been tapped to serve as the chairman of the N.C. Human Relations Commission.
R.E. Steve Stevenson III, of the local law firm Stevenson & Puryear, was recently appointed to the position by Gov. Pat McCrory.
The commission helps mitigate tenant-landlord disputes and oversees state fair housing enforcement laws. The commission tries to reach agreements out of court, but if that’s not possible, lawyers are available to litigate cases at every level of the state court system. (Source: Read more)