attorney profile

Experienced, Dedicated
Legal Counsel

Mercedes Chut has practiced law over twenty years and has a broad range of experience in civil law, including family law, bankruptcy, appellate law and general civil litigation. You can count on Mercedes to provide you with an honest answer to your questions and to try to find the best solution for you — whehter in the court room or through out-of-court resolution of your legal problems. Mercedes will listen to you and work hard on your case.


Duke University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina
  • J.D – 1989 Honors: Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award, Constitutional Law
Davidson College, North Carolina
  • B.A (Magna Cum Laude) – 1986

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1990
  • North Carolina, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of North Carolina
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Greensboro Bar Association, Member
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member
  • North Carolina State Bar, Member
  • The Florida Bar, Member
  • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member
  • Guilford Inn of Court, Member, Appellate Rules Committee


  • Phi Beta Kappa


Mercedes is a mother of two young adults. Her hobbies include reading, writing, and training her working-line German Shepard dog.