Frederick G. Sawyer | Wyatt Early Harris Wheeler LLP


Frederick G. Sawyer


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.S. Business Administration, 1981; J.D. 1984)

  • Phi Beta Kappa (1981)
  • Beta Gamma Sigma (National Honor Society for Business Students, 1980)

 Admission to Bar

1984, North Carolina, U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina

Primary Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Finance:  Factoring, Supply Chain Finance, Receivables Purchase Financing
  • Environmental:  Represents buyers, sellers and financial institutions in environmental matters including pre-purchase due diligence, regulatory compliance, Brownfields Projects, and representation before regulatory agencies and administrative tribunals
  • Commercial Construction:  Contract drafting and review; construction disputes including lien matters, contract disputes and surety bond matters


  • High Point Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Environmental and Construction Law Sections

Legal Association

  • Martindale-Hubbell:
  • “BV Distinguished Attorney”- Rated “Very High” in Both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards
  • “Top Rated” in Construction Law (2015)
  • America’s Most Honored Professionals (2016)

Community Involvement

  • Wesley Memorial Methodist Church
  • Former Member, Board of Directors, Kiwanis Club of High Point
  • Former Member, Board of Trustees, High Point Friends School, Inc.
  • Former Member, Board of Trustees, Boys & Girls Clubs of High Point, Inc.
  • Former Member, Board of Directors and President, High Point Country Club, Inc.