Endorsed by North Carolina Advocates for Justice

Tricia Shields

NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 04 (DEM)


  • Wake Forest University
  • University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (JD)


  • Attorney


  • Private practice experience for 35 years

Tricia Shields is a highly experienced trial attorney whose practice focuses on civil litigation. She represents people and their businesses in a wide variety of cases, including complex commercial litigation, malpractice and professional responsibility, product liability claims, and civil rights claims. She has extensive appellate practice experience, appearing regularly before North Carolina’s Court of Appeals and Supreme Court, as well as the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals.