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Robert N. Maitland, II

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Real Estate Attorney in Chapel Hill, NC

Maitland & English Law Firm, PLLC
2 Couch Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 919-265-0800
Fax: 919-960-9554
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2022
Licensed in North Carolina Since: 2002
Practice Areas: Real Estate: Consumer, Estate Planning & Probate, Family Law, Business/Corporate, Civil Litigation: Plaintiff, Immigration: Business
Attorney Profile

The founder of the Maitland & English Law Firm, PLLC, Robert N. Maitland II has a diverse practice that covers a variety of disciplines. The firm is located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and he represents clients throughout the Research Triangle area, including Raleigh and Durham. Mr. Maitland has been admitted to practice in North Carolina since 2002, and he is also admitted to practice in Florida as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Mr. Maitland attended the University of California, Los Angeles, as an alumni scholar, and in 1984, he received a Bachelor of Arts in political science. After a lengthy career in banking, he enrolled at the University of North Carolina School of Law, and he served on what was then known as the North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation and received a Robert D. Dearborn Memorial Scholarship before obtaining his Juris Doctor in 1997.

After spending time as an associate at a Florida law firm, Mr. Maitland returned to Chapel Hill and was the general counsel for the Visiting International Scholars program before opening his current firm in November 2002. He now devotes a significant portion of his practice to commercial and residential real estate transactions, representing sellers and purchasers as well as brokers. Mr. Maitland’s client base has also included entrepreneurs who are starting a new venture, and his assistance in this regard has entailed formation, contract preparation and review, regulatory compliance, and general advice and counsel.

Mr. Maitland has experience in other practice areas such as family law, estate planning, immigration, criminal defense and general commercial litigation. He is a former president of the Orange County Bar Association and a member of several professional and civic organizations.

Practice Areas
  • 30%Real Estate: Consumer
  • 20%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 20%Family Law
  • 10%Business/Corporate
  • 10%Civil Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 10%Immigration: Business
Focus Areas

Landlord/Tenant, Mortgage & Refinance, Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations


4 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2022

About Robert N. Maitland, II

First Admitted: 1997, Florida

Professional Webpage:

Pro bono/Community Service

  • East Chapel Hill Rotary Club, Member
  • Chapel Hill Public Library Foundation, Past Board of Directors
  • Orange County Rape Crisis Center, Board of Directors
  • Volunteers for Youth, Board of Directors

Educational Background

  • University of California at Los Angeles, B.A., 1984

Bar/Professional Activity

  • President Orange County Bar Association, 2010
  • The United States Supreme Court Bar, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Immigration Lawyers, Member
  • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • NC Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation, Member, 1995 to 1996
  • President Chapel Hill Library Foundation (2013-2016), 2016
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Member
  • The Florida Bar, Member

Industry Groups

  • Business
  • Family
  • Home Buyers
  • Professionals
  • Realtors
  • Small Business
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Office Location for Robert N. Maitland, II

2 Couch Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Phone: 919-265-0800

Fax: 919-960-9554

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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