For Attorneys representing consumers, auto dealers, inspection stations, and auto related commercial and consumer lenders in North Carolina seeking strategies to arrive at best practices, it is often a good idea to call in a consultant who has experience in the field of compliance and vulnerability assessment.
Attorney R.E. "Steve" Stevenson has been recognized as an authority on Best Practices and compliance in the Automotive Sales Industry in North Carolina. He has been published in legal journals, trade magazines, and presented continuing education classes for auto dealers and attorneys. Topics have included limits of arbitration, excessive retail sales tactics, conditional delivery statutes, consignment and floor planning, collections, repossessions, as well as unfair and deceptive practices.
"Steve" has provided written opinion for Consumer Attorney's and Auto Dealers, has successfully litigated for and against Auto Dealers in NC Superior Courts, has successfully defended Inspection Station licensee's in NC DMV Hearings, Judicial Reviews, and NC Court of Appeals. He has submitted briefs in US District Court, and has argued cases before the NC Supreme Court.
Combined with a legal practice concentrating on NC DMV administrative actions and Auto Dealer regulatory compliance, Attorney Ralph E. Stevenson III, has over twenty years of executive experience in retail sales, finance, and dealer compliance in North Carolina.