Thomas E. Medlin, Jr.
Phone: 336.544.5086

Thomas E. Medlin, Jr.

Tom graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with a concentration in financial management. He earned his law degree from Wake Forest University in 1984 and was admitted to practice in 1985. During law school, he served as a research assistant for a professor in the area of estate and gift tax law.

Before joining our firm in 2011, Tom spent nine years with Maddrey & Medlin, Attorneys at Law before founding Medlin Law Office, P.C. in December 1995.

Practice areas

  • Estate planning, wills and trusts
  • Commercial real estate
  • Corporate law
  • Municipal law
  • Commercial litigation

Bar admissions

  • North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina


  • J.D., Wake Forest University, 1984
  • B.S., business administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1982

Public office

  • Eden City Attorney, 2001 to 2008
  • Public Guardian for 17A Judicial District, 2000 to 2008

Honors and awards

Reported cases

  • Fix v. City of Eden, 175 N.C. App. 1, 622 S.E.2d 647 (N.C. Ct. App. 2005)


  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Rockingham County Bar Association
    • President, 1992
  • Greensboro Bar Association

Community involvement

  • American Red Cross >
    • Member, State Service Council, 1994 to 1997
    • Chairman, Rockingham County Chapter Board, 1989 to 1990 and 1992 to 1994
  • Leaksville United Methodist Church
    • Member, Board of Trustees
  • Eden Rotary Club