Three members of the Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner) staff have been recognized as 2017 Unsung Legal Heroes by North Carolina Lawyers Weekly. This is a new award recognizing the staff members of law firms statewide who show dedication to their careers.

Cheryl Baldwin and Karen Melzer were honored in the Legal Secretary category while Abney Hudnall was honored in the Paralegal category. There are eight categories of employees for this honor, and each honoree is nominated by his/her colleagues.

“Cheryl, Karen and Abney are true Unsung Heroes in our offices, and we are proud that they’ve been recognized for their dedication to our firm and our clients. They are invaluable members of our team and work tirelessly to provide excellent client service,” said Marshall Wall, Managing Partner of Cranfill Sumner.

Cheryl is based in the Raleigh office of Cranfill Sumner, and Karen and Abney are based in the firm’s Charlotte office.

A complete list of honorees is available on the NC Lawyers Weekly website.