1300 Baxter Street Suite 300 | Charlotte, NC 28204 | 704.332.8000

William B. (Buddy) Kirk, Jr.


Phone: (704) 332-8281
Fax:       (704) 332-8264



Buddy is one of the founding members of our firm and is a member of our Commercial Real Estate Practice. His commercial real estate practice encompasses all aspects of commercial real estate including investment property sales and acquisitions, advising on retail, office, industrial and land development projects, condominium formations and conversions, distressed real estate acquisitions (including the purchase of promissory notes) and real estate finance. He is also experienced in leasing matters, 1031 exchanges and advising distressed real estate owners on loan modifications/workouts.


Previous Experience

Kennedy Covington Lobdell & Hickman, L.L.P. (now K&L Gates LLP), Charlotte, North Carolina


University of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 1987
University of Kentucky, B.S. in Mining Engineering, 1984

Bar Admissions

North Carolina
South Carolina

Professional Associations

North Carolina Bar Association
South Carolina Bar Association
Mecklenburg County Bar

Civic Affiliations

Search Ministries, Board of Advisors


Best Lawyers®, Real Estate, 2008 – 2016
Business North Carolina – Legal Elite®, Real Estate, 2009 – 2012, 2014-2015
Super Lawyers®, Real Estate, 2010 – 2016