D. Michael Strickland


Attorney D. Michael Strickland has been a member of the firm since 1978 and now focuses his practice in the areas of wills, trusts, and estates, including estate planning and estate administration, residential and commercial real estate, and business law.  He has earned a BV® Distinguished Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell® listing for his professionalism and ethics.

Practice areas


  • 1978, North Carolina


  • Wake Forest University, J.D., 1978
  • North Carolina State University, B.S. in Engineering Operations, cum laude, 1975

Associations and memberships

  • Pitt County Bar Association
  •     President, 1987-1988
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina State Bar

Gaylord, McNally, Strickland & Snyder, L.L.P. serves clients primarily in Pitt County and eastern North Carolina.