Attorneys

Kim W. Gallimore


Education

  • Duke University (A.B., magna cum laude, 1977)
  • Wake Forest University (J.D., 1980)

Admission to Bar

  • 1980, North Carolina and U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina; U.S. Tax Court

Certifications

  • Board Certified Specialist in Real Property Law: Business, Commercial, Industrial and Residential Transactions

Memberships

  • High Point Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
    • North Carolina Bar Association Board of Governors
    • North Carolina Bar Association Real Property Section Council
    • Chair, North Carolina Bar Association Real Property Section
    • Co-Editor, North Carolina Bar Association Real Property Section newsletter
    • Past Chair, North Carolina Bar Association Real Property Section Consumer Protection Committee;
  • North Carolina State Bar
    • Member, North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, Real Property Committee
  • Board Certified Specialist in Real Property Law: Business, Commercial, Industrial and Residential Transactions

Community Involvement

  • Closing Attorney for Habitat for Humanity of High Point, Archdale, Trinity
  • Volunteer, Prison Fellowship
  • 1996 Olympic Torchbearer
  • Elder, Community Bible Church
  • Competitor, Boston Marathon (20 times)
  • Eagle Scout
  • Boy Scouts of America (Troop 23 Board of Review)
  • Open Door Shelter (past Chair)
  • Urban Ministries (past Chair)
  • High Point Chamber of Commerce Small Business Section (past Co-Chair)
  • Advisory Committee for Crisis Pregnancy Center
  • High Point University (Board of Advisors to Hayworth Chapel)
  • Westover Church (New Friends Refugee Ministry Leadership Team)
  • High Point Community Foundation (Real Estate Advisory Committee)

Publications

  • “Prevailing Truths and Myths: What’s Good for North Carolina’s Consumers of Residential Real Estate Services” – North Carolina Bar Association’s Real Property (May 2007)
  • “The Proposed Consumer Real Estate Settlement Protection Act: A Real Step to Protect Real People” – North Carolina Bar Association’s Real Property (March 2007)
  • “Understanding Why Malpractice Claims Happen Can (and Should) Change Our Lives and Habits” – North Carolina Bar Association’s Real Property (December 2006)
  • Changing APAO 2002-1: “It’s Not About Us” – North Carolina Bar Association’s Real Property (October 2006)

Continuing Legal Education Presentations

  • 2012, Guilford Paralegal Association – “Electronic Recording of Land Records in North Carolina”
  • 2008, UNC School of Law Festival of Legal Learning – “Supervision of Non-Lawyer Assistants in North Carolina”
  • 2007, North Carolina Land Title Association – “The Future of the Practice of Real Estate Law in North Carolina”

Awards

  • 2011, North Carolina Bar Association Citizen Lawyer Award
  • 2008-2011, North Carolina Bar Association (for service as Member of Board of Governors)
  • 2007-2008, North Carolina Bar Association (for extraordinary services rendered to Real Property Section)
  • 2007-2008, North Carolina Bar Association (for service as Immediate Past Chair of Real Property Section)
  • 2006-2007, North Carolina Bar Association (for service as Chair of Real Property Section)
  • 2005-2006, North Carolina Bar Association (for extraordinary services rendered to Real Property Section)