Deanna L. Coleman

Ray, O’Connor, Coleman & Halverson, PLLC
345 Hay Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301
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Office: (910) 483-2101
Office Fax: (910) 483-1199


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law (LL.M. in Taxation)
  • North Carolina Central University School of Law (J.D.)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Journalism and Mass Communication (B.A.)

Practice Areas

  • Estate Planning (Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills)
  • Administration of Estates and Trusts
  • Business Law (Entity formation, reformation, contractual work, including representation of for-profit and nonprofit entities)


  • Former Director, Low Income Taxpayer Clinic, North Carolina Central University School of Law (represented qualifying clients before the United States Tax Court and IRS, managed federal grant, trained student clinicians to handle tax matters, engaged in advocacy, marketing and outreach in compliance with grant requirements)
  • Admitted to practice before the North Carolina Bar and United States Tax Court
  • Second Vice President, Cumberland County Bar Association (former Secretary, Treasurer and Board Member)
  • Member, North Carolina Bar Association


  • WoodmenLife Chapter 60, former Vice President
  • Child Advocacy Center, former planning committee member, Blue Jean Ball fundraiser
  • Cumberland County Council on Older Adults, former planning committee member, Blast From the Past Fundraiser
  • Fayetteville Ladies Power Luncheon, Keynote Speaker


(910) 483-2101
Ray, O’Connor, Coleman & Halverson, PLLC
345 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301