James L. Seay, III

  • Seay Law Firm, PLLC
  • Attorney
  • P: (910) 763-2525
  • F: (910) 251-7878
  • E: james.seay@seaylaw.com

Mailing Address:

  • Seay Law Firm, PLLC
  • Attn: James L. Seay, III
  • 519 Market Street
  • Wilmington, NC, 28401

James L. Seay, III.

James takes pride in helping his clients tackle their legal problems intelligently and efficiently. His practice encompasses a broad range of business law and commercial real estate matters. He also represents clients with matters relating to estate planning and estate administration.


James graduated number two in his class at Campbell School of Law.  During law school, he interned with Justice Newby at the North Carolina Supreme Court and served as Chief Submissions Editor on the Campbell Law Review.  Before graduating law school, James honorably served his country in the United States Army as a forward observer (13 foxtrot) and COLT (Combat Operation and Lasing Team) member in the United States Cavalry.


J.D., Campbell University School of Law, magna cum laude

B.A., University of North Carolina at Wilmington


North Carolina Bar Association

NCBA Business Law Section

NCBA Estate Planning Section


Military Honors, Awards & Decorations:

Iraq Campaign Medal with Two Campaign Stars |  Order of the Spur | Combat Patch with 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment |  Army Commendation Medal |  Army Achievement Medal |  National Defense Service Medal | Global War on Terrorism Service Medal |  Army Service Ribbon | Overseas Service Ribbon


James L. Seay, III, Salvaging the North Carolina Teacher Cyberbullying Statute, 37 CAMPBELL L REV. 391 (2015). Available here, courtesy of the Campbell Law Review.