Perry R. Safran  Vcard

Perry Safran is one of the state’s leading construction law attorneys and is the founding partner of the Raleigh-based Safran Law Offices. He received an undergraduate degree from N.C. State, an M.B.A. from Wake Forest University, and his J.D. from Campbell University School of Law. For ten years, Mr. Safran was engaged in construction engineering, and thereafter, for over 30 years, has been engaged in the practice of law. He is a registered arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association and a frequent lecturer on construction-related topics. Mr. Safran served on Raleigh’s City Council and has served as an adjunct professor at both N.C. State and Campbell School of Law. He is a long-standing member of the Centennial Authority, where he is credited with playing a key role in the construction and continued maintenance of the PNC Arena. He also serves as Vice-Chair of the North Carolina Turnpike Authority. Mr. Safran is the Chair of the N.C. State University Development Coalition, a member of the Board of Directors of the N.C. State Alumni Association, and Chair of the School of Public and International Affairs’ Board of Advisors.


Career Highlights


  • Campbell University School of Law - JD
  • Wake Forest University - MBA
  • North Carolina State University - BA


  • Project Estimator
  • Project Manager
  • Real Estate Agent
  • Self Employed Licensed General Contractor
  • Consultant
  • Licensed Attorney since 1981


  • NC Real Estate Broker’s License #35756 (inactive)
  • NC Contractor’s License #8558
  • Attorney & Counselor at Law license issued August 22, 1981


  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • Triangle Chapter, National Association of Professional Estimators
  • Honorary: Pi Sigma Alpha
  • American Arbitration Association
  • System Builders Association
  • Carolinas’ Roofing & Sheet Metal Contractors Association
  • American Subcontractors Association of the Carolinas
  • Carolinas AGC
  • ABC Carolinas