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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D., with highest honors, 2016; Order of the Coif; Editor-in-Chief, North Carolina Law Review, 2015-16

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., with highest distinction, 2013; Phi Beta Kappa


Travis Hinman represents clients in complex business litigation and appeals. She has a broad range of experience in state and federal courts across the country, including in class actions, unfair and deceptive trade practices cases, fraud and securities claims, state False Claims Act cases and breach of contract actions. Travis has advised clients in various stages of litigation, including fact investigation, discovery, motions practice and appeals.

She also represents employers facing claims of discrimination and retaliation in proceedings before state and federal employment commissions and advises employers regarding compliance with state and federal employment laws.

Travis maintains an active pro bono practice focused on appellate work. She has represented the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law as amicus curiae before the U.S. Supreme Court and the North Carolina Legislative Black Caucus as amicus curiae before the North Carolina Court of Appeals. Travis also represented the North Carolina Guardian ad Litem in an appeal before the North Carolina Court of Appeals and assisted in the representation of an indigent criminal defendant before the Supreme Court of North Carolina.

Honors & Awards


  • Law Clerk, The Honorable James A. Wynn Jr., U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 2016-17



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Professional Affiliations

  • North Carolina Bar Association, Appellate Practice Section, Communications Chair, 2020-present
  • Mecklenburg County Bar, Law & Society Committee, 2020-present
  • Mecklenburg Bar Foundation, Board of Directors, 2021-24

Community Affiliations

  • Women's Impact Fund, Education Grants Committee, 2020-21; Member Education Committee, 2021-22
  • UNC Law Alumni Clerkship Committee, Chair
  • UNC Law Alumni Engagement Committee, Career Development Chair
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