A Brighter Future Awaits.

Our Staff

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Courtney Phelps


Courtney graduated from Davidson County Community College with an Associates Degree in Paralegal Technology and is devoted to family law. She lives in Kernersville, North Carolina, with the sweetest, cuddliest Great Pyrenees ever, Max. Courtney enjoys soaking up the sunshine, painting, fishing at the beach, and movie night snuggles with Max.


Leigh Markle


Leigh graduated from Bluefield State University with her Degree in Criminal Justice. In addition, she obtained her certification in paralegal services. She has spent most of her career in management. She lives in Kernersville, North Carolina where she enjoys live music, fitness, reading and spending time with her grandchildren. Leigh donated her kidney in 2019 by partnering with the National Kidney Foundation and Wake Forest Living Donor program. Her favorite escape is going to the beach and putting her toes in the sand.


Elizabeth Velazquez Ortiz

Legal Assistant

Elizabeth graduated from Asheboro High School with special honors.She lives in Kernersville, North Carolina with her fiancé and their furbabies, Lola, Stella & Paris. When she is not working, Eli enjoys spending time with her family, fishing at the beach, shopping & traveling.

Melanee Hill Sink

Firm Administrator

A warm introduction to our newest team member. We are thrilled to welcome Melanee as our new Firm Administrator. Melanee brings over 15 years of invaluable experience managing all aspects of professional service operations. Melanee has overseen office administration, accounting, HR, staffing, and facilities. She is deeply skilled in optimizing workflows, and developing policies and procedures to maximize efficiency.

Melanee’s expertise in office management, accounting, HR, staffing, and business consulting makes her perfectly suited to streamline operations as our Firm Administrator. Please join me in giving a warm welcome to Melanee. The Scott Law Group family are  thrilled to have her knowledge and leadership on board!


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Leigh Ann Proctor

Director of Marketing & Client Care

Leigh Ann graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from High Point University, also studying journalism. Leveraging her education, Leigh Ann has built an extensive career leading administrative, marketing, and customer service lead generation initiatives across various industries. Currently, Leigh Ann resides in Kernersville, NC, with her two sons. In her personal time, she enjoys gardening, cooking, fitness, faith counseling, and ministerial coaching others in achieving their goals.

Stacy Landa

Legal Assistant

Stacey graduated from East Forsyth High School. She lives in Kernersville, North Carolina with her husband. Since graduation, Stacey has spent most of her career in administration. She is passionate about helping the community receive the proper legal advice they deserve. In Stacey’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and going to church

Erica Slaughter

Erica graduated from North Carolina A&T State University with a degree in Psychology. Erica has dedicated most of her career to administration. She lives in Greensboro, North Carolina with her husband. In her spare time, Erica enjoys doing arts and crafts, watching HGTV, and spending time with her family and fur babies.