Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner) today announced that three of its attorneys have been named partners in the firm. The new partners include Matthew Covington, Patrick Mincey and Mica Nguyen Worthy.

“We are very proud to welcome Matt, Patrick and Mica as partners of Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP. They are outstanding attorneys, and each is a tremendous asset to our firm,” said F. Marshall Wall, Managing Partner of Cranfill Sumner. “This recognition caps off years of dedication and hard work by each of them, and we congratulate all of them on this achievement.  It is well deserved.”

Matt Covington joined Cranfill Sumner in 2009 and works in the firm’s Charlotte office. He practices in the Workers’ Compensation Practice Group where he defends complex workers’ compensation claims and has appeared in evidentiary and appellate hearings before the North Carolina Industrial Commission. Matt is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and the Elon University School of Law.

Patrick Mincey serves as the Chair of the Criminal Defense Practice Group at Cranfill Sumner.  Patrick joined Cranfill Sumner in 2013 and is based in the firm’s Wilmington office.  He defends corporations, c-suite professionals and other individuals who are the targets of investigations of crimes such as healthcare fraud, mail and wire fraud, and embezzlement. He received his bachelor’s degree from Davidson College and his law degree from Mercer University.

Mica Nguyen Worthy is based in the Charlotte office of Cranfill Sumner. She serves as legal counsel to aviation industry clients and is a Certified Global Business Professional (NASBITE) with a focus on international operations including global trade issues, international contracts, international arbitration and dispute resolution. She is a founding member of the Charlotte International Arbitration Society and the Charlotte Asian Pacific American Bar Association. She is a graduate of St. Andrews Presbyterian College and Campbell Law School.