HIGH POINT — Local law firm Wyatt Early Harris Wheeler LLP recently announced a new hire, new partners and a state recognition.

• Grant W. Almond joined the firm in November 2020. His areas of practice include business, estates, commercial real estate and land development. He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received his law degree from Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, in 2002.

• Attorney Kristin S. Crowe has been named a partner in the firm, practicing in residential real estate. She is a graduate of Wofford College and received her law degree from Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, in 2008.

• Attorney Aaron R. Davis has been named a partner in the firm, also practicing in residential real estate. He is a graduate of Greensboro College and received his law degree from Elon University School of Law in 2016.

• John D. Bryson has been named a 2021 North Carolina Super Lawyer, published each year by Law and Politics. Bryson’s practice focuses on criminal defense. He received his law degree from Wake Forest University School of Law in 1985.