Sheldon Schenck is a native of North Carolina, raised in Chapel Hill and now living in Raleigh. She joins Conner Gwyn Schenck as an associate after spending two years as a law clerk at the North Carolina Court of Appeals for the Honorable Valerie Zachary. While in law school at the University of North Carolina, she participated in the Civil Litigation Clinic and was also recognized for her hours of pro bono work. At Conner Gwyn Schenck, she plans to focus on professional liability, building defects, and appellate practice.

Court Admissions

  • State of North Carolina, 2017


  • B.A., Political Science, cum laude, University of North Carolina at Asheville, 2014
  • J.D., with honors, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, 2017


  • North Carolina Court of Appeals, Law clerk to the Honorable Valerie Zachary, 2017-2019

Professional Activities & Affiliations

  • Treasurer, North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys, 2020
  • Member, American Bar Association Forum on Construction Law, 2019
  • Member, North Carolina Bar Association Construction Law Section, 2019
  • Member, Wake County Bar Association