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Katherine B. Wilkerson

Katherine B. Wilkerson

Raleigh, North Carolina

Katherine Wilkerson grew up in Wilmington, North Carolina and began her law practice in Morehead City, North Carolina before moving to Raleigh in 1994.  Katherine is a partner in the firm of Lynch & Eatman, L.L.P.  and  focuses her practice on Commercial Real Estate, Professional Licensing, Land Use and Zoning and Business matters.  

Katherine gives regular talks and presentations on real estate and licensing issues.  She is an active member of the North Carolina Bar Association  and is a member of the Real Property and Land Use and Zoning Sections.  She has been a member of the Real Property Section Council since 2007.  Katherine is currently serving as the Chair of the Section.   

Outside of her law practice Katherine is active in  the Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women and serves on the Board of Cooperative Ministries for the Moravian Church in America, Southern Province and the Raleigh Moravian Church Board.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Business
  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Professional Licensing

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1992


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 1992
  • Smith College, Northhampton, Massachusetts
    • A.B - 1989
    • Major: History


  • Real Property Legislative Update, 2010 Real Property Hot Topics, NCBA, 2010 - Present
  • The New HUD-1, NC Real Estate Commission, 2010 - Present
  • “How to Stay out of Real Estate Jail”, NC Association of Realtors, 2009 - Present

Honors and Awards

  • NCBA Real Property Section Outstanding Service Award , 2009 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member, 1992 - Present
  • North Carolina Bar Association Real Property Section Council, Member, 2007 - Present
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Real Property Section, Chair, 2011 - Present
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Chair, Young Lawyers Division, 2002 - 2003
  • North Carolina Bar Association Legislative Advisory Committee, Member, 2008 - Present
  • Wake County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 2006 - 2008
  • Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women, Member, 2008 - Present
  • Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women Public Relations Committee, Member, 2008 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Kirkman & Whitford, P.A., Associate, 1992 - 1994
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