Mary B. Ashley

Mary B. Ashley

Charlotte, North Carolina

Mary Ashley has been admitted to the State Bars of North Carolina and Mississippi.  She has practiced law for fourteen years, and has practiced primarily in the area of real estate law for the last twelve years.

Mary was born in Mobile, Alabama where she graduated from UMS-Wright Preparatory School.  She earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Birmingham Southern College, and obtained her law degree at Mississippi College School of Law.

In 2014, Mary was elected to Business North Carolina’s “Legal Elite” in the field of real property.  Each year Business North Carolina magazine sends ballots to every practicing attorney in the State, and asks them which lawyers they would rate as being among the best in fourteen fields of law.  The top vote getters in each field are Business North Carolina’s “Legal Elite.”  Approximately three percent of North Carolina’s attorneys were selected to the Legal Elite.

Mary has a husband, Stephen, a daughter and a son.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Real Property

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2002
  • Mississippi, 2000


  • Mississippi College School of Law, Jackson, Mississippi
    • J.D. - 1999
  • Birmingham Southern College, Birmingham, Alabama
    • B.A. - 1995
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • NC Legal Elite in Real Property 2014

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Mecklenburg County Bar
  • North Carolina Bar Association