Our Attorneys

Joe T. Millsaps

Attorney at Law
A graduate of Wake Forest University, Joe Millsaps, J.D., is a member of the Mecklenburg County and North Carolina Bar Associations, the North Carolina State Bar, formerly member of both the American Association for Justice and the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers.

He began practicing in Charlotte in 1961, where he practiced with small firms over the first 28 years of his career. In 1989, he began his own practice, The Law Office of Joe T. Millsaps, and was the sole attorney in the firm until 2005 when he was joined by Ashley Bratton.

Mr. Millsaps was admitted to practice in North Carolina in 1961, the U.S. District Court in 1967, the U.S. Court of Appeals in 1977 and the U.S. Supreme Court in 1994. His primary practice areas are Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Probate and Estate Administration and comprehensive service to small corporations.

Ashley Elizabeth Bratton

Attorney at Law
After graduating from Loyola University–New Orleans, Ashley Bratton, J.D. was admitted to practice in North Carolina in 2005. A member of the Mecklenburg County and North Carolina Bar Associations, Ashley began practicing as an associate at the Law Office of Joe T. Millsaps.

In July of 2011, Bratton partnered with Millsaps to establish Millsaps & Bratton, PLLC and to acquire the existing real estate practice of Huffman Law, LLP.

Her primary practice areas are Residential Real Estate, Commercial Real Estate, Small Business Law and Real Property disputes.

Offering the highest quality professional and personal legal advice.

Millsaps & Bratton, PLLC offers expert assistance in legal matters regarding Wills, Trusts, Probate and Real Estate Law, and combines more than 55 years of experience to offer clients the highest quality professional and personal legal advice.

The Law Office of Joe T. Millsaps was established in 1989, after Millsaps had practiced as a partner with various firms for 28 years in Charlotte, NC. Upon admittance to practice in North Carolina in 2005, Ashley Bratton came on board as an associate, adding her expertise in Real Estate Law to Millsaps’ established practice.

On July 1, 2011, Bratton joined Millsaps as a partner in practice under the firm name, Millsaps & Bratton, PLLC, and expanded the firm by absorbing Huffman Law. Today, the firm serves the Charlotte-Metro area by providing prompt, ethical, economical and thorough legal services to every client.

We have a new office in Elizabeth and we are excited to be a part of the Elizabeth Community and look forward to serving our neighbors and the Greater Charlotte Area.

Millsaps & Bratton
2201 East Seventh Street
Charlotte, North Carolina 28204

35 Church St. S.
Concord, NC 28025

Main Line: 704.358.8524
Real Estate Line: 704.334.8772