Raleigh, North Carolina
Dekhasta Becton Rozier
Dekhasta Becton Rozier focuses on personal injury. She also has experience representing clients in a range of legal matters, including family law, civil rights, wills, and power of attorney documents. She understands the complexities of a variety of laws and enjoys client contact and assisting people in protecting their rights and receiving the full benefits of the law.
Dekhasta began her career at Legal Aid of North in the Raleigh office litigating domestic violence claims in 2002. She clerked for Judge Robert C. Hunter of the N.C. Court of Appeals and was on Wake County Court’s criminal court-appointed lists. She worked at NC Prisoner Legal Services, Inc. protecting constitutional and civil rights, and managing a team of attorneys and staff. Likewise, she worked at the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin, handling personal injury claims and supervising others.
In all of her roles, Dekhasta has enjoyed supervisory and management responsibilities. These experiences were highlighted when she was the Dean of the School of Continuing Education at Saint Augustine’s University. She supervised staff and professors, pursued change with top administration, and handled delicate legal and educational matters with finesse. She uses all of her experiences to represent the best interests of her clients and North Carolina citizens.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Power of Attorney
United States District Court
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
Bachelor of Arts
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law
Member and volunteer at Crossroads Fellowship, Raleigh, NC
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
Chair, State Human Resources Commission
NC State Bar
NC Bar Association
Wake County Bar Association
Capital City Lawyers
Staff Attorney, Legal Aid of North Carolina, Raleigh Office
Legal Assistant, N.C. Court of Appeals, The Honorable Judge Robert C. Hunter
Staff Attorney, Prisoner Legal Services, Inc.
Staff Attorney, Law Offices of James Scott Farrin
Adjunct Professor, Strayer University
Dean, School of Continuing Education, Saint Augustine’s University