JD McAlister’s practice focuses on general liability defense, premises liability, products liability, bad faith, coverage disputes and UM/UIM claims.

Outside of the office, JD enjoys spending time with his wife, running, playing golf and seeing live music

Practice Areas

  • Adulterated Food
  • Alcohol Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Director and Officer Liability
  • Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Slander/Defamation
  • Trucking


  • Wake Forest University School of Law (JD)
  • Davidson College (BA)

Professional Memberships

  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • Defense Research Institute
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

Bar Admissions

  • 2006 North Carolina
  • US District Court, Western, Middle and Eastern Districts of North Carolina