Martha T. Peddrick

Special Counsel
Phone (336) 478-1110
Fax (336) 478-1167


Martha Peddrick focuses her practice on estate planning, wills and trusts, estate administration and business law. She is a member of the Greensboro Estate Planning Council and is past secretary of the estate planning and probate section of the North Carolina Bar Association. She is frequently asked to speak to both professional and community groups on topics involving estates and trusts.

Martha is a former officer of the Greensboro Bar Association and has served as a preceptor for first-year students at Elon Law School. She has served on numerous community boards, and in 2018 was honored by the North Carolina Bar for “Outstanding and Exemplary Community Service.”

Previously, Martha was an attorney in the Greensboro law firm Johnson, Peddrick & McDonald. The firm was dissolved in 2021 when three of Johnson, Peddrick & McDonald’s attorneys joined Carruthers & Roth.

  • University of Delaware, B.A. with honors, 1971
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, MSW, 1974
  • Wake Forest University, J.D. degree, 1984

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Greensboro Bar Association, former treasurer
  • Elon Law School, first-year preceptor
  • Greensboro Estate Planning Council
  • Estate Planning and Probate Section of the North Carolina Bar Association, past secretary
  • Women’s Professional Forum and Women’s Professional Forum Foundation, former board member