Stephen Bell Joins CSH Law Wilmington Office

Raleigh, N.C. -- Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (CSH Law) today announced that Stephen Bell has joined the firm’s Wilmington office as an associate attorney. He will focus his practice in the area civil litigation.

Bell is a litigator with previous experience at firms in Raleigh and Charleston, S.C. He has more than seven years of experience litigating complex commercial matters for plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts and before administrative bodies. His work includes commercial litigation, class actions and multi-district litigation, securities litigation and arbitration, real property disputes, high-net-worth estate litigation, premises and product liability litigation, and professional liability litigation.

He was selected as a South Carolina Super Lawyers’ Rising Star for 2019 and 2020.

Bell is a graduate of Wake Forest University School of Law and Clemson University. During law school, he served as Articles Editor of the Journal of Law & Policy, a taxation research assistant and an extern for a North Carolina Court of Appeals Judge.


Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (CSH Law) attorneys serve clients statewide and beyond from offices in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Wilmington. Building on more than two decades of representing clients in federal and state courts in NC, CSH Law is redefining the relationship between client and law firm by delivering new levels of client service, information, and innovation. The firm handles cases in 27 practice areas, including alternative dispute resolution, admiralty & maritime law, aviation law, business law, civil litigation, commercial litigation, criminal defense, cyber liability and privacy, elder, employment law, family law, insurance law, intellectual property, land condemnation & eminent domain, medical malpractice, premises liability, professional liability, and workers’ compensation. For more information, visit