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Terence S. Reynolds

101 South Tryon Street
Suite 2200
Charlotte, NC 28280


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Terence’s practice focuses primarily on defending medical malpractice and catastrophic personal injury litigation on behalf of medical providers and institutions. With nearly a decade of experience, Terence’s clients rely on him to achieve favorable outcomes in and out of the courtroom. 

Terence has a diverse civil litigation defense background spanning cases involving:

  • Professional liability
  • Nursing home and long-term care liability
  • Product liability
  • Construction defect
  • Insurance coverage disputes
  • Premises liability
  • Motor vehicle negligence

He has successfully secured several defense verdicts and awards for his clients as lead counsel in both jury trials and arbitration.

Before relocating to North Carolina in 2015 with his wife to focus on their growing family, Terence practiced for six years in New York City, first with an established medical malpractice defense litigation firm, before transitioning to one of the largest law firms in the country with its practice entirely devoted to insurance law. There, Terence primarily focused his practice on representing primary, excess and reinsurance carriers in coverage disputes and investigations. He also served as monitoring counsel on several high exposure medical malpractice insurance and reinsurance programs across the country, supervising local counsel and participating in the litigation and resolution strategies. After moving to North Carolina and prior to joining Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP, Terence spent several years litigating with a mid-sized regional civil litigation defense firm in the Carolinas.

While in law school, Terence was the Notes and Articles Editor for the Fordham Journal of Corporate and Financial Law.

Outside of work, Terence enjoys family time and traveling with his wife and daughter. He also enjoys staying active and is an avid cyclist. Through his passion for cycling, Terence gives back to the community by regularly participating in group rides and annual charity events that raise money for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, in honor of his late mother.


  • North Carolina Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine, 2017 - 2019
  • New York Metro Area Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine, 2015

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • North Carolina State Bar
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

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Alternate biographies





  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2009
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Quinnipiac University School of Business, 2006

Bar and Court Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2015
  • New York, 2010
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina