Two North Carolina Firms Join Jan. 1

Smith Leonard of High Point, N.C., will merge with Smith McWhorter of Lexington, N.C. and operate as Smith Leonard PLLC on Jan. 1, the Dispatch reported. Smith Leonard MP Darlene Leonard says “The joining of these two firms allows Smith Leonard to expand in two key service areas – real estate and small business services. Tom Smith and Aimee McWhorter bring tremendous expertise to our firm. Both specialize in tax and accounting services for individuals and privately held companies, but most importantly both share our core belief of delivering exceptional client service.”