The South Law Firm, PLLC


For over fifteen years The South Law Firm has dedicated their practice to accurately and efficiently closing client’s real estate transactions. It is our mission to communicate with the client throughout the process to  make sure that every client understands what is happening before, during, and after the closing. It is for this reason that most of our business comes from repeat customers and referrals who were pleased with the level of service they received from us on their first closing.


If you have questions about the closing process or would like a quote on closing fees feel free to give us a call or send us an email with your information.

Can’t come to us? We will come to you! We can handle real estate closings in all one hundred counties in NC and can close your loan at any location day or night. Whatever your situation our experienced staff and attorney are here to help.

Contact us today!

Phone: (919) 881 – 4168


* Please note we have moved upstairs.  Our new address is Suite # 215   


About Us:

Our company is based on the belief that our clients needs are of the utmost importance. Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs


Attorney: John B South, Jr.

For over fifteen years John South has focused his practice on residential real estate law. During this time, John  has closed thousands of real estate transactions based on referrals from realtors, mortgage brokers, banks, developers and return clients. John is originally from Boone NC.  John enjoys travelling, spending time with his family and playing golf in his free time. 
Education Background:
Wake Forest School of Law. J.D, 2001
University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill B.A. 1997


Attorney: Scott C. Moesta

Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Scott Moesta acquired an undying love of Pittsburgh sports, as well as a desire to live somewhere warmer. After college and law school, he moved to North Carolina and has made Raleigh home for more than twenty years.
Scott spent fifteen years practicing law and helping clients with their real estate law and estate planning needs. Then he took a different path, spending seven years assisting clients as a financial advisor, with a focus on retirement and college planning. At the end of 2018, Scott joined The South Law Firm in Raleigh, returning to his roots of practicing real estate law and estate planning.
Scott lives in Raleigh with his daughter, and enjoys travel, movies, reading, and hiking when away from the office.

Education Background:

Dayton School of Law. J.D, 1998

Duquesne University. B.A. 1995

Paralegal: Celeste Caiola

– NC Certified Paralegal

Paralegal: Terri Snyder


Paralegal: Ben Petrozello

-NC Certified Paralegal



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