Maggie Shankle comes from a family of independent business owners with entrepreneurial spirits. After acquiring her law degree, Maggie aspired to own and operate her own law firm representing ordinary people with extraordinary circumstances. Maggie is board certified by the North Carolina State Bar as a Specialist in Workers Compensation Law. When Maggie graduated law school in 1999, she joined a firm representing insurance companies, corporations & employers in workers compensation, personal injury and general civil litigation matters. In 2004, she elected to take a position with a large firm where she exclusively handled workers compensation claims for injured workers.