Ms. Diane K. Pappayliou

  • Member at Butler Snow LLP
  • 2018 Eastwood Road, Suite 207, Wilmington, NC 28403
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Diane is a member of Butler Snow’s litigation department and practices within the Tort, Transportation, & Specialized Litigation Group.

Civic Involvement

•Smart Start of New Hanover County
•Board of Directors
•A Safe Place
•Young Professionals Board
•Brigade Boys & Girls Club
•Club of Rising Professionals
•Lawyers for Literacy, Volunteer

In the News

•Diane K. Pappayliou Joins Butler Snow’s Wilmington Office

Papers, Presentations, & Publications

•Presenter, “Recent Maritime Law Developments in the U.S. Supreme Court and the First, Second, Third, and Fourth Circuits,” Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute’s Annual Seminar, Amelia Island, FL, June 2018.
•Panelist, Elon Law Review’s Symposium on Alternative Dispute Resolution, Greensboro, NC, October 2017.
•Panelist, North Carolina Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section’s “Thorny Issues and Ethical Minefields in Mediation and Arbitration” CLE, Cary, NC, March 2017.

Areas of Practice (3)

  • Tort, Transportation & Specialized Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Commercial Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
Davidson College, B.A., Anthropology, 2013
Law School Attended:
Elon University School of Law, J.D., cum laude; Editor-in-Chief, Elon Law Review; Dean's Scholar; Sam and Vicky Hunt Endowed Scholarship Recipient, 2016
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Courts; North Carolina: Eastern, Middle, Western; 2016, North Carolina


•American Bar Association
•North Carolina Bar Association
•North Carolina State Bar
•New Hanover County Bar Association
•North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys, Coastal Chapter
•Events Committee

Reported Cases:
Experience: Served on civil litigation teams in a variety of contexts, including maritime law, corporate law, insurance defense, municipal law, and transportation law.; Drafted civil commercial legal documents, including pleadings, dispositive motions, briefs, discovery motions, and settlement agreements.; Obtained a dismissal for failure to state a claim upon which relief can be granted in a maritime personal injury action by a non-Jones Act seaman.

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