Mickey Herrin oversees legal matters at SMT. His duties include negotiating and finalizing customer contracts; managing the contract database and assisting with contract renewals; filing and prosecuting trademark applications; assisting with the filing of patent applications; and handling immigration issues, real estate matters, acquisitions and personnel issues. In 2001 Mickey was promoted to Director of Business and Legal Affairs and then in July of 2009 was promoted to Vice President of Legal Affairs.
Prior to joining SMT, Mickey was a senior associate at the law firm of Kennedy Covington Lobdell & Hickman LLP in Raleigh, where he worked with the firm’s corporate and emerging business practice groups.
Mickey received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law, where he served on The Law Review.
Mickey, originally from Greenville, N.C., lives in Chapel Hill with his wife, Beth, and three children. In his off time, Mickey enjoys playing basketball, golf and tennis, as well as coaching his kids’ basketball games.