J. Brian Pridgen


Mr. Pridgen represents local governments, housing authorities, and regional businesses. Mr. Pridgen’s areas of practice have included handling cases in both federal and state courts, and before administrative and regulatory agencies. Mr. Pridgen presently serves as legal counsel for ten Eastern North Carolina municipalities as well as the Wilson Housing Authority.

Mr. Pridgen started his career with Cauley Pridgen, P.A. in 2003 and currently serves as its Vice-President.

Practice Areas
Local Government
Housing Authority Law
Civil Litigation
Business Law
Employment Law
Debt Collection

Professional Activities
North Carolina State Bar
North Carolina Bar Association
Seventh Judicial District Bar
Wilson County Bar Association
Zoning, Planning and Land Use NC State Bar
Section Liaison to the Government and Public Sector Section of the NC State Bar (2010 to present)
North Carolina Association of Municipal Attorneys (2005 to present)
Graduate of the Wilson Chamber of Commerce Dynamic Leadership Program (2005)

University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill – Bachelor of Arts
University of North Carolina School of Law – Juris Doctor

Bar Admissions
North Carolina