Valerie B. Gefert named Associate Attorney for Charlotte LocationAugust 1, 2013
Valerie B. Gefert has been named Associate Attorney for Charlotte Location of FrickTrent, PLLC. Miss. Gefert was raised outside Cleveland, Ohio before traveling south to study pre-law and compete in track and cross country at the University of Kentucky. She completed her undergraduate education at Cleveland State University, graduating with degrees in both Political Science and Organizational Communications. Valerie attended Capital University Law School in Columbus, Ohio with an academic scholarship, and was a member of the national law school fraternity, Phi Beta Sci. While in school, she was a co-host and organizer of a benefit to raise money for the local shelter for victims of domestic violence.
Upon graduating with her Juris Doctor in 2008, Valerie quickly left the cold Ohio weather behind and moved to Charlotte, North Carolina to begin her legal career. She continued her work supporting victims of domestic violence here in Charlotte, and spent several years in family law and litigation before redirecting the focus of her practice to residential and commercial real estate. Valerie joined FrickTrent, PLLC in July of 2013 and oversees residential and commercial real estate closings, as well as marketing to develop and grow the firm's North Carolina office.