Cheryl David is a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill, the University of Baltimore School of Law, and the prestigious Trial Lawyer’s College presided over by Gerry Spence. A former administrative judge, Cheryl is certified as an Estate Planning Law Specialist by the ABA-accredited Estate Law Specialists Board, Inc. She is also a member of the Greensboro Estate Planning Council and The American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys. Cheryl takes over 36 hours of continuing education in Estate Planning, Elder Law, and Taxation each year. Her professional capabilities, together with over 30 years in practice, have combined to bring positive change to the lives of over 4,500 clients and their families.
Blaire David McClanahan, Cheryl’s oldest child, is an estate planning, elder law, and estate administration attorney with the Law Offices of Cheryl David. She focuses her practice on helping her clients create well-intentioned estate plans, and also assisting their families after a family member passes away to make sure that their estate plan is properly executed. Additionally, Blaire works with families who are concerned about protecting assets from serious illness and the nursing home. She received her Juris Doctorate from Elon University School of Law in Greensboro, North Carolina in 2014. Prior to attending Elon, Blaire attended North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC. While at NC State University, Blaire received her Bachelor of Science degree, with honors, in business administration with a concentration in entrepreneurship. Blaire has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in the area of Elder Law for the past few years and was also awarded certification as a Certified Medicaid Planner™ by the CMP™ governing board.
Blaire is a native of Greensboro, having attended Grimsley Senior High School (Go Whirlies!). While not at work Blaire enjoys traveling, especially to the North Carolina mountains, and vegetable gardening, but most of all, she enjoys spending time with her husband, George, son Benny, and their two beloved dogs. If you have animals and want to make sure they are accounted for and taken care of by your estate plan, then Blaire is the attorney for you, as she takes pet planning seriously.
Justin Plummer is an Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Administration Attorney with The Law Offices of Cheryl David. He focuses his practice on assisting individuals and families to create estate plans to generate the most efficient manner of the transfer of assets, property, and wealth. Justin also focuses on probating estates and different types of trusts when a person passes away.
Justin earned two Bachelor of Science Degrees at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC, where he double-majored in Pre-law and Psychology. He then received his Juris Doctorate from the Appalachian School of Law in Virginia, where he received the CALI Book Award in State and Local Government Law. Before coming to the Law Offices of Cheryl David, Justin practiced in the areas of Real Property, Business, and Estate Planning law in and around the areas of Charlotte and Greenville, NC. Justin is an A.F. & A.M. Freemason and is heavily involved in Rotary International. Justin has been on various Executive Boards for Rotary clubs locally and recently was the Treasurer for the Downtown Rotary Club of Greensboro from 2021-2022 and is the President Elect of the Downtown Rotary Club for 2023-2024.
Justin is also a member of the Greensboro Bar Association, Greensboro Estate Planning Council, North Carolina Bar Association, The North Carolina Bar Association Section of Estate Planning and Fiduciary Law, and is a current member of The North Carolina Bar Association Section of Estate Planning and Fiduciary Law Legislative Committee. He is also a member of the American Academy of Estate Planning Attorneys. While not at work, Justin enjoys attending and playing live music, watching the Carolina Panthers, and hanging out with his wife Jena, daughter, and Pointer Holden.
Casey Losinski — Office Manager
Casey Losinski is the office manager and senior paralegal for our Trusts and Estate Planning Department. Casey has over 20 years of experience in the legal field. She is passionate about helping people in their time of need, professionally and personally. She earned her Associate’s degree in Paralegal Studies from the University of Toledo, before returning to her hometown of Madison, NC, where she lives with her husband and daughter.
Outside of the office, you can find Casey homesteading with her family, raising chickens and goats, organic gardening, cooking, baking, and appreciating the simple things in life.
Paula St. John — Probate Paralegal
Paula St. John is a Probate Paralegal at the Law Offices of Cheryl David. She has over 30 years of paralegal, administrative, legal, and management experience and has worked with Cheryl David for over 20 years. Paula has a Bachelor’s Degree in East Asian Studies from Colby College and a Master’s Degree in English from UNC-G. She lives in Brown Summit, NC with her husband Joe and son Jamie, along with their Springer Spaniel, Abby, who’s aspiring to be a “work dog” so that she can help out at the office.
Outside of the office, Paula volunteers for ESRA (English Springer Rescue). She also loves to read and watch an unhealthy amount of cop shows on TV (she currently has over 30 shows cued up in her DVR). She is addicted to Words with Friends and Cookie Jam games and loves spending time at the beach.
Terri Busby — Paralegal
Terri Busby is a paralegal in our Estate Planning Department. Terri has been with the firm for over 20 years and is dedicated to providing our clients with exceptional customer service. She is most passionate about helping people and strives every day to be a person that makes a difference. As a result of personal experiences, she has learned to become passionate about not taking anything for granted.
Terri is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina and still lives in Greensboro with her husband Jay and daughter Miranda, as well as their dogs, Harley and Salley. Outside of the office, you can find Terri volunteering at her church’s food pantry, where she helps to feed 30 families per week. She also enjoys playing handbells, and her favorite thing is camping at the beach with her family and friends.
Genevieve Colletta — Paralegal
Genevieve Colletta is a Paralegal at the Law Offices of Cheryl David. She is a native of Greensboro, NC, and has a Bachelor’s degree in English from Hope College in Michigan, and a Master’s degree in English and Writing from Roehampton University in London. She received her paralegal certification from Greensboro College. Genevieve has several years of experience in the life insurance industry and has a passion for helping others.
When she’s not at work, Genevieve can be found writing her next book, baking something decadent (and gluten-free), or binge-watching the Great British Bake Off while surrounded by her cats.
Asheley Cox — Paralegal
Asheley is a paralegal in the probate department. Born in Fort Polk, Louisiana she moved to Reidsville/Greensboro at a young age. After attending Radford University with hopes to teach special education she returned to Greensboro where she was able to land what she describes as her dream job at the law offices. Asheley resides in Greensboro with her husband Drew, two boys, Brodey and Carsen, and two puppies Bosco (whom she delivered at a friend’s home when his dog suddenly went into labor and she was the only one to remain calm) and Calie.
When she is not at work she can be found at the zoo, on the lake, partaking in Taco Tuesday (her favorite day of the week), or spending time with her family.
Claudia Oldham — Legal Assistant
Claudia Oldham is a legal assistant in our Trusts and Estate Planning Department. She has over 12 years of experience in customer service and four years of experience in the legal field. Claudia is bi-lingual and speaks English and Italian. She was born in Italy but has been a resident of the United States for over 20 years. She currently resides in Greensboro, NC, with her husband Andrew and son Luca.
When she is not at work, she loves spending time with family, cooking, and watching movies.
Valentina Reyes — Client Services Coordinator
Valentina Reyes is a client services coordinator with the firm and has over 10 years of experience in the legal field. Valentina is tri-lingual and speaks English, Italian, and Spanish. She was born in Italy but has been a resident of the United States for over 20 years.
When she is not at work, she loves spending time with family, cuddling her dog Natalia, and watching Disney movies.
Paula Enscore — Paralegal
Paula is a paralegal with the firm, who earned a Bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She has a passion for helping people preserve their hard-earned assets.
When she’s not at the office, Paula enjoys sketch booking, yoga, and spending time with her partner as well as her sister and nephews.
Bianca Cobb — Paralegal, Probate Dept.
Bianca is a paralegal at the Law Offices of Cheryl David. Bianca is a native of Greensboro, NC and she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from Western Carolina University. In her spare time, Bianca loves to hang out with her friends and family as well as travel.
Olivia Kniseley — Legal Assistant, Probate Dept.
Olivia is a legal assistant with the firm. She is currently pursuing her Associates of Science in Computer Science at Guilford Technical Community College where she received Honor Roll recognition for her 4.0 GPA. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time outdoors, comedy shows, sketching, and playing the guitar/piano/ukulele.
Mark David — Client & Staff Development
I’m Mark David and I help the firm with client and staff development and office systems. In my previous career, I, along with my brother, was the owner of our family’s jewelry store in Danville, VA. I am so happy to be able to work with family, my wife Cheryl, two additional smart and great lawyers in the firm, my daughter Blaire and her law partner Justin, and the best support staff of any law office in North Carolina.
More About Your Team at Law Offices of Cheryl David
We’re truly a family business – Cheryl has been practicing law for over 30 years. Cheryl’s daughter Blaire is an Estate and Elder Law Attorney, and her husband Mark is in charge of systems. Terri, one of our senior paralegals, came to work with us nearly 20 years ago. Casey, our senior paralegal in charge of client experiences, was also referred to us. When she was getting ready to move back to NC with her daughter and husband 8 years ago, her old boss intervened and was 100% right when she told us that Casey was the best paralegal she ever hired, and we needed to hire her.
Our in-office financial team, Wisdom Wealth Care, which is run by Linus and Logan, a father and son team has been part of this office for the last 15 years. Justin, our Estate Planning and Probate Attorney is a dear friend of our family. He shares his passion for music with Cheryl’s husband Mark, and the two may be found any given evening enjoying Greensboro’s Music Scene. Justin is also in a band with Blaire’s husband.
Our front desk is staffed by sisters, Claudia and Valentina, who are fluent in Legalese and Italian. We also have childhood friends Asheley and David who work in Probate Administration, Trust Administration, and Financial Administration. Bianca, our Trust and Probate Administrator, is one of Cheryl’s best friend’s daughter, whom Blaire met through her involvement with GMA.
Our drafting paralegal, Genevieve is a published author and came to us through a friend’s referral and serendipity.