Adcock Law Firm, P.A.

John B. Adcock, Attorney at Law, Certified as a Specialist in Commercial Real Property Law by the North Carolina State Bar

Hometown Practice, Statewide Service

John B. Adcock is a Board Certificate Specialist in Commercial Property Law. For over two decades John has represented individuals and businesses in complex commercial real estate matters throughout the State of North Carolina.

In addition to his specialization, John has a vast amount of experience in residential real estate, zoning and law use laws, and local and state governmental regulations. Adcock Law Firm is located in the historic Harrison-Holland House in downtown Fuquay-Varina.

Commercial Real Estate Law

Complex commercial real property matters are the heart of this law practice. In addition to his transactional practice, John has litigated a variety of property cases regarding easements, boundary line disputes, lease disputes and eminent domain.

Residential Real Estate Law

Buying, selling and financing residential real estate have become more complex. Our goal is to make the process as easy as possible while representing our clients with the upmost professionalism.

Zoning & Land Use Law

Implementation and enforcement of land use regulations directly affect individual homeowners, landowners, and developers of real estate. John Adcock has represented local governments and property owners in administrative, legislative and quasi-judicial land use matters.

Local & State Government Regulations

As a representative in the North Carolina House of Representatives, John obtained hand's own experience with the state's legislative process. As an attorney, John represents individuals and businesses in complex matters involving municipal, county and state laws and regulations.

What We Do

John Adcock

About John Adcock

Prior to becoming an attorney, John gained valuable hands' on experience with the fields of law he practices today. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Appalachian State University. While attending Appalachian State, John worked for the Town of Boone Planning Department, was the student representative on the Town of Boone Planning Board and completed an internship with the Harnett County Planning Department.

After graduation, John worked as a land use planner for multiple local governments in North Carolina. John accepted a position with the United States Department of Defense and moved to Washington D.C. With the Department of Defense, John worked in a variety of positions as a cartographer, contracting officer and in the agency's international office.

While employed with the Department of Defense, John obtained a master's degree in International Affairs from The Catholic University of America. John obtained his law degree from the University of Memphis School of Law. While attending law school John completed internships with the Untied States Attorney's Office for the Western District of Tennessee and multiple private law firms.

After graduating from law school, John and his wife Cara, decided to move back home. For over two decades John has practiced law and served his community. He has served on transportation and land use committees for the Town of Fuquay-Varina and in 2018, John served in the North Carolina House of Representatives representing Southern Wake County.

John currently serves on the board of directors for the Triangle Community Coalition, First Bank's Wake County Advisory Board and the board of Capital Area Preservation. John is married with two children. In his free time he enjoys working on his family's farm, fishing the lower Cape Fear River region, hiking the high country of North Carolina and spending time with his family.