DURHAM, N.C., Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Roy Cooper selected James Scott Farrin attorney Anabel Rosa to serve on the Governor's Advisory Council on Hispanic Latino Affairs. Rosa also serves on that council's Subcommittee for Economic Development.
In a press release, Governor Cooper said, "I appreciate the dedication these appointees bring to serving our state. We're fortunate to have their skills and experience on our state boards and commissions."
Anabel is involved in helping the Hispanic/Latino community, and received the 2018 "Triangle Business Journal" Women in Business award for her efforts.
Often sought by the Hispanic media, Rosa is scheduled to appear on the Durham Television Network, "CityLife," during Hispanic Heritage Month in September.
She serves as chair to the City of Durham Mayor's Hispanic/Latino Committee, and has helped organize pro bono citizenship clinics in North Carolina.
As Hispanic/Latino Division chair with the North Carolina Advocates for Justice (NCAJ), and as the Diversity Committee task force member, she has been a driving force of the NCAJ's newly created immigration division. She also recruited James Scott Farrin attorneys to help Latinos update legal documents pro bono. She has held various leadership roles within the NCAJ's Hispanic/Latino division and received the NCAJ Order of Service award as a result.
Rosa has practiced law for over 20 years and is a shareholder of the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin.
ABOUT THE LAW OFFICES OF JAMES SCOTT FARRIN
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is headquartered in the American Tobacco Historic District, adjacent to the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, in Durham, North Carolina, with 13 additional offices statewide in Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Greenville, Goldsboro, Henderson, New Bern, Raleigh, Roanoke Rapids, Rocky Mount, Sanford, Wilson, and Winston-Salem. The firm's 46 attorneys focus on the following practice areas: Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability, Eminent Domain, Whistleblower, Civil Rights, Mass Torts, and Products Liability. Six of the attorneys are North Carolina Board Certified Specialists in Workers' Compensation Law and one is a North Carolina Board Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law. The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is involved in the community, including sponsorship of local philanthropic organizations.
280 S. Mangum Street, Suite 400
Durham, NC 27701
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