William H. Pate

(910) 692-4900


Bill Pate practices in the areas of trust and estate planning, estate administration, business law and real estate.  He has substantial experience in estate and tax planning and works hard to structure the best plan for each client’s individual needs.  His estate administration experience allows him to work effectively with families as they navigate the legal aspects following the death of a loved one.  In addition to the practice of law, Bill enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, church involvement, running, F3, serving on the Southern Pines Town Council, and all things Tar Heel sports related.

  • Pinecrest High School (Valedictorian)
  • University of North Carolina (B.S.)
  • Campbell University (J.D.)
  • Campbell University (M.B.A.)
  • State of North Carolina
  • Southern Pines Town Council, Member
  • Moore County and Judicial District 19D Bar Associations, Past President and member
  • Local Eagle Scout Board of Review, Past Chair and member
  • Southern Pines United Methodist Church, member, Past Stewardship and Staff Parish Chairman
  • First Health Foundation Professional Advisory Council, Past Chairman and member
  • Penick Village Foundation Board, past member
  • Youth Coach and volunteer with children’s teams and activities