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F. Todd Whitlow

Phone: 919.863.4305

Todd grew up in Oxford, North Carolina where he learned the values of hard work, discipline and preparation that he continues to maintain in his legal practice. Todd attended the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill for his undergraduate studies before attending Campbell University for law school. He has practiced in a variety of legal environments during his career, including a general practice in Oxford, North Carolina where he built and maintained his own caseload dealing with residential and commercial real estate transactions and litigation, business formation, criminal matters and general civil litigation.

Todd began practicing law in Raleigh, North Carolina in January of 2004 and became a member of the Brownlee Law Firm in January 2007, where he continued to focus his practice on community association representation, landlord-tenant law, residential and commercial real estate litigation, business litigation, construction litigation, commercial collections, and contract drafting. In May 2011, Todd became licensed to practice law in the State of South Carolina and has extended his practice to clients in that state. On December 1, 2015, Todd became a partner and principal in Brownlee Whitlow Praet & File, PLLC where he oversees the Community Association Law Group and the South Carolina practice, and assists with the multifamily law group.

When not working Todd enjoys travel, sports, fitness, spending time with his wife and two daughters, and reading history and fiction.

Professional & Civic Activities

  • A New Lease on Life 501(c)(3) – Chair
    A New Lease on Life is a non-profit corporation within the Triangle Apartment Association with a focus on assisting in the battle against homelessness.
  • Triangle Government Alliance – President of the Board of Directors
  • Triangle Community Coalition – Board of Directors
  • Triangle Apartment Association – Board of Directors
  • National Apartment Association – Conference Committee Member
  • 10th Judicial District Wake County Bar Association – Young Lawyers Division
  • North Carolina Bar Association – Real Property Law Section, Construction Law Section & Young Lawyers Division; Law-Related Education Committee (2006-2013)
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Hayes Barton Baptist Church – Active member & Member of the Diaconate
  • Former President of the Hailey Sunday School Class and Leader of Men’s Bible Study
  • Editor, Campbell University Law Review

Principal Areas of Practice

  • Community Association Representation
  • Commercial and Residential Landlord-Tenant Law
  • Commercial creditor law
  • Business Transactions
  • Civil Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Contract Drafting

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar
  • South Carolina Bar

Educational Background

  • Campbell University: Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, J.D., with honors (2002)
  • University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill, B.A., Industrial Relations (1998)