Taylor Scruggs-Smith



Attorney Taylor Scruggs- Smith joined the joined the Whitaker & Hamer, PLLC team in 2019. Taylor is originally from the DC Metro Area. She works in the firm’s Fuquay-Varina, Garner and Clayton offices. Taylor’s focus is family law.

When Taylor isn’t at work, she enjoys all things Disney and dogs, especially spending time with her rescue German Shepherd. She’s a big Miami Heat fan and she considered crab legs with Old Bay seasoning to be the perfect food, considering she hails from the crab capitol of the East Coast: Maryland.

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Meet Taylor


  • B.A., Campbell University, 2015
  • J.D., Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, 2018


  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Marquis Who's Who in America (2022-2023)
  • Continental Who's Who Registry- Pinnacle Professional Member (2022-2023)


  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Tenth Judicial District Bar (Wake)
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • Capital City Lawyers Association

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