John Lassiter 2021-04-29T14:18:30+00:00

John Lassiter


(704) 343-4822

With both undergraduate and law degrees from Wake Forest University, John is President of Carolina Legal Staffing LLC, a service company with offices in Charlotte, Raleigh, Columbia and Greenville, that provides permanent and temporary attorneys and support staff to law firms and corporate legal departments throughout North and South Carolina. His company was named to the INC5000 in 2011 and recognized by Business Leader Magazine as a top 300 small business in the southeast. Prior to starting his company, he was a Senior Vice President and Counsel with Belk Stores and an Assistant Attorney General with the North Carolina Department of Justice.

Formerly with:

  • Senior Vice President and Counsel – Belk Stores
  • Assistant Attorney General – NC Department of Justice


  • B.A. Wake Forest University

John is involved with:

  • Mecklenburg County Bar – Past President
  • North Carolina Bar Association – Chair Citzen Lawyers Committee
  • North Carolina Blumenthal Performing Arts Center – Board of Trustees
  • World Affairs Council of Charlotte – Board of Directors
  • Charlotte City Council – at large Council member 2003-2009
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education – at large member 1992-2003
  • Grameen America Charlotte – Chair Board of Advisors