Joanne Badr is an Asheville native and received her Bachelor of Arts degree from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2003. She attended Quinnipiac University School of Law in New Haven, Connecticut, and received her Juris Doctor in 2008. Joanne clerked in Connecticut Federal Court with the Honorable Joan G. Margolis before entering private practice with a local New Haven firm. Joanne is grateful for the opportunity to serve her community and practice law in her beautiful hometown. Joanne is licensed to practice law in North Carolina, New York and Connecticut. She is a member of the American Bar Association, 28th Judicial District Bar Association and North Carolina State Bar.