Rebecca Knudson, formerly known as Rebecca Scherrer, brings over 10 years of experience in civil litigation. She has represented business and individuals in state and federal courts, including the North Carolina Court of Appeals. Rebecca focuses her practice on construction law, business law, appellate law, and community association law.
Rebecca’s experience includes representation of corporate officers, developers, and general contractors, in several complex construction defect and commercial cases. Rebecca also provides counsel to clients on every aspect of their business including, business formation, contract negotiation, advertising, products liability, and employment law.
Prior to joining Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP, Rebecca practiced at a firm in Wilmington where her practice focused on construction law, civil litigation, and business law. Rebecca previously served as a law clerk to the Honorable J. Douglas McCullough, the Honorable Richard A. Elmore, and the Honorable Robert N. Hunter, Jr. at the North Carolina Court of Appeals.
Rebecca was selected by North Carolina Super Lawyers as a Super Lawyer in the field of Construction Litigation in 2017 and 2018 and was recognized by The Best Lawyers in America from 2016 – 2018. Rebecca was selected by North Carolina Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in Construction Litigation from 2014 – 2016.
Rebecca is admitted to practice in North Carolina and Massachusetts. She currently serves on the Council of the Construction Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association.
Most Recent Posts
Rebecca Knudson recently received an award from Legal Aid of North Carolina in recognition of her pro bono services to the organization’s clients. Rebecca has worked with Legal Aid of North Carolina for the past five years and has helped clients in practice areas including landlord-tenant law, employment law, and criminal expunctions.… Read More
Thirty-two attorneys from Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (CSH Law) were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 (Copyright 2018 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).… Read More
Rebecca Knudson, Of Counsel with Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP, recently participated in the Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity Women Build Project in Wilmington. Rebecca helped build a home and raised funds to support the Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity Women Build 2018 project, which occurred May 5-12.… Read More
Kara Gansmann and Rebecca Knudson recently participated in an Insightful Discussion for the Greater Wilmington Business Journal. The article, “Legal Advice for Business and Personal Matters,” allowed Wilmington-area attorneys to answer reader questions about legal matters.… Read More
Attorneys from the offices of Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (CSH Law) participated in the North Carolina Bar Association’s 11th Annual 4ALL Statewide Service Day on Friday, March 2.… Read More
Today Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (CSH Law) proudly announced that 20 of its attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers and 2018 North Carolina Rising Stars lists.… Read More
Thirty-three attorneys from Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (CSH Law) were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018 (Copyright 2017 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). Eight attorneys were selected for inclusion in the list for the first time.… Read More
Colleen Shea and Rebecca Knudson are listed in the August 2017 edition of WILMA Magazine. The August Spotlight column lists the Wilmington attorneys featured in the 2017 Women in the Law by Best Lawyers Business Edition and includes a quote from Colleen about her experience as a female attorney.… Read More
Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (CSH Law) announced today that Rebecca Knudson has joined the firm’s Wilmington office as an Of Counsel Attorney. Knudson will focus her practice on construction law, civil litigation, business law, professional liability, and community association law. … Read More