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Kathleen M. Bure

Kathleen Bure
Kathleen M. Bure


Corporate and Transactional Law

Kathleen focuses her practice on advising private business owners and entities in transactions and general corporate matters.

Prior to joining Bishop, Dulaney, Joyner & Abner, Kathleen began her career at the Charlotte, North Carolina, office of an international law firm gaining experience in a variety of commercial lending, corporate finance, private equity and mezzanine financing transactions.

Areas of Practice

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business Formation and Financing
  • General Business and Corporate Governance
  • Employment Issues and Compensation

Comprehensive Corporate and Transactional Representation

Kathleen represents businesses with general corporate matters including:

  • Entity formation
  • Operating agreements
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Non-competition agreements

Her experience includes a variety of transactions including:

  • Corporate asset purchases and sales
  • Internal buyouts
  • Angel, venture and debt financing


University of South Carolina School of Law

  • Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude, 2017
  • Order of the Coif
  • South Carolina Law Review, Executive Articles Editor

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

  • Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, Summa Cum Laude, 2014


  • Kathleen Bure, Coram Nobis and State v. Stinney: Why South Carolina Should Revitalize America’s Legal “Hail Mary”, 68 S.C. L. Rev. (2017)

Speaking Engagements

  • Buying and Selling a Business, Business Law: A to Z, February 11, 2020, National Business Institute, Charlotte, NC

Community Leadership and Involvement

  • North Carolina Bar Association (member)
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association (member)
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