Jenna Fruechtenicht Butler - Ward and Smith, P.A.

Jenna Fruechtenicht Butler

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

Ms. Butler's practice experience encompasses various areas of civil litigation in both the federal and state courts and before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.  She advises clients and litigates cases involving all forms of commercial disputes, including contract breaches, business disputes, fraud, and securities litigation.  Ms. Butler's practice also involves various forms of trusts and estates litigation, including will caveats, trust modification, and fiduciary duty litigation.  Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Butler practiced in Atlanta, Georgia, and from 1995 to 1996 served as law clerk to the Honorable Malcolm J. Howard, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina.

Wake Forest UniversityBA 1992Wake Forest UniversityBA 1992
American Bar Association Federal Bar AssociationFifth Judicial District Bar AssociationJudicial Conference of the Fourth CircuitNew Hanover County Bar Association•North Carolina Association of Defense AttorneysNorth Carolina Bar Association•North Carolina Supreme Court Historical Society* Please see the following websites for an explanation of the membership standards for the following recognitions:

Office Location

University Corporate Center
127 Racine Drive
P.O. Box 7068
Wilmington, NC 28406-7068
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Securities
Litigation - Trusts and Estates
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Other Information

Gender: Female