Drew’s practice consists of business ownership and control disputes, real estate and construction disputes (liens, payment and performance bonds, defective work claims, mediation and arbitration), summary ejectment and eviction proceedings, employment disputes, personal injury, contract disputes, domestic and family law, and misdemeanor criminal defense . Drew earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and his law degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School. Following law school, Drew practiced in Wisconsin, assisting physicians, nurses and hospitals in defense of medical negligence claims and general contractors and subcontractors in construction defect cases. Prior to joining Copeland Cook & Richards, PLLC, Drew worked with an established Charlotte firm handling construction defect, product liability, medical negligence and personal injury cases. Drew is admitted to practice in North Carolina and Wisconsin state and federal courts, and is a member of the Mecklenburg County Bar Association, North Carolina State Bar, North Carolina Bar Association, Wisconsin State Bar, the American Bar Association, and the Justice William Bobbitt Inn of Court. Drew has earned the AV Preeminent rating by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. The AV Preeminent designation means that Drew has been rated by Judges and by fellow attorneys as having the highest possible rating for legal ability and ethical standards. The “AV Preeminent” rating is awarded to less than 10 percent of all attorneys nationally and is the highest rating offered by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.