Tamela T. Wallace

Tamela T. Wallace

Charlotte, North Carolina

She has been licensed and practicing in the state of North Carolina since 1994. She obtained her North Carolina bar license immediately after graduating from North Carolina Central University School of Law. While at North Carolina Central University, Attorney Wallace was determined to do well and therefore excelled academically. As a result, she received several American Jurisprudence awards for academic excellence.

After obtaining her North Carolina license, Attorney Wallace worked several years as an associate attorney with other firms. While working as an associate, Attorney Wallace observed what she believed to be a shortage of attorney's who were willing to provide competent and aggressive legal services to clients at affordable rates. It was then that Attorney Wallace decided to dedicate her legal skills to obtain justice for those who would otherwise slip through the judicial system.

Therefore, in 1999 she established the Law Office of Tamela T. Wallace, P.A. to provide competent legal services to those who could not afford representation by larger firms in the Charlotte and surrounding areas. Since that time, her office has grown and Attorney Wallace has successfully provided aggressive and competent legal representation to hundreds of clients for the last ten years.

The staff at the Law Office of Tamela T. Wallace, P.A. believes that each client is important. Therefore, they strive to treat each client with civility and respect, while diligently addressing every issue presented.

Attorney Wallace believes relationships with her professional peers are important as well. Therefore, she is a member of the following legal organizations: NC Bar Association, American Bar Association, NC Association of Women Attorneys and the Mecklenburg County Bar Association.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1999

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1994


  • North Carolina Central University School of Law, Durham, North Carolina
    • J.D.
    • Honors: American Jurisprudence awards for academic excellence
  • UNC - Greensboro, Greensboro, USA
    • B.A. - 1991
    • Major: Journalism

Honors and Awards

  • Legal Elite Award - Business North Carolina, 2014
  • Legal Elite Award - Business North Carolina, 2015
  • Legal Elite Award - Business North Carolina, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys, Member
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association, Member