Jim Ayers & David Haidt
Ayers & Haidt, P.A.
307 Metcalf Street
Post Office Box 1544
New Bern, North Carolina 28563
Jim Ayers is a graduate of the University of South Carolina and Campbell University Law School. He was in the United States Air Force until he started his law career. While in the Air Force he received multiple awards including Reservist of the Year for the Twenty-First Air Force in 1986. For over 20 years his practice has focused on criminal defense, business and taxation law and civil litigation in Federal and State courts. He is a Certified Mediator for North Carolina Superior Courts and Equitable Distribution and Family Financial cases. He is a former Federal CJA Panel Attorney Representative for the Eastern District of North Carolina as well as having served on the Federal Criminal Rules Subcommittee for the Eastern District. He is a frequent speaker at legal educational seminars. He is licensed to practice in all North Carolina courts, the United States District Court for the Eastern District, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the United States Supreme Court and the United States Tax Court.
David Haidt is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and an honors graduate of the University of Maine School of Law where he was the Executive Editor of the Maine Law Review. For the past 15 years his practice has focused on bankruptcy law (debtor and creditor). He is Board Certified in Business Bankruptcy and is a former Bankruptcy Trustee. He is licensed to practice in all North Carolina courts, the United States District Court for the Eastern District and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
The paralegals and staff at Ayers & Haidt, P.A. have over 50 years of combined experience. They have been dedicated employees to the firm for at least five years each. When our attorneys are in Court, they are always available to assist our clients in whatever they need.