Marshall B. Pitts, Jr. ’90 Named “Best Lawyer”

Posted on Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Marshall B. Pitts, Jr. was  named “Best Lawyer”  in October 2011 by Fayetteville area residents in the annual Fayetteville Observer Newspaper’s “Readers’ Choice” Awards. 

In June 2011, Marshall completed a four-year term on the UNC Board of Governors, a policy-setting body for the state of North Carolina’s public university system, where he served as chair of the Education, Planning and Policy Committee. Marshall, along with his brothers, Miguel and Myron, also hosts a popular radio talk show called “MP3 Brothers” that airs weekly in Fayetteville, Lumberton and Laurinburg, N.C., and focuses on politics, sports, and entertainment. 

Marshall is also the former two-term mayor of Fayetteville, where he was the first African-American to serve in that post.