Asheville, an eclectic blend of old, new, and eccentric is the county seat of Buncombe County, NC. It is the largest city in Western NC, with a population of approximately 83,393 and encompasses 41.3 square miles. Asheville is situated on the French Broad and Swannanoa Rivers in the beautiful mountains of western NC.
Asheville boasts a lively music scene, with free downtown bluegrass concert on summer weekends at Shindig on the Green. Asheville also has a well established arts and crafts scene, and is home to the Southern Highlands Craft Guild.
Asheville’s largest employers include: Mission Hopstials, Buncombe County Schools, Ingles, and the VA Medical Center. However, new employers are coming, including New Belgium Brewery and Sierra Nevada Brewery, so the area is certain to keep growing. Asheville is also home to vibrant colleges including UNC-Asheville and AB-Tech Community College.
Asheville has a lot to offer both the visitor and resident. The Biltmore House is America’s largest private residence and offers tours of both the home of George Vanderbilt, formal gardens, and a winery. The Thomas Wolfe House offers a look back in time at the life of author Thomas Wolfe. The U.S. Cellular Center hosts concerts as well as college basketball tournaments. McCormick field is home to the Asheville Tourists baseball team. The Grove Park Inn features a luxury spa, as well as the National Gingerbread house competition at Christmas.
Some of the accolades that the Ruth Smith Law Firm has received from their Asheville Clients:
Dealing with insurance companies can be complicated, time-consuming and intimidating. That burden was taken off me when Ruth Smith agreed to represent my daughter, who had been involved in an automobile accident. She genuinely cared about her. Ruth is honest, straight forward and will keep your best interest in mind. I would definitely recommend Ruth Smith if you are searching for a highly qualified attorney that you can trust. S.H.J.
Very efficient, very professional, our claim was settled in a Just a highly responsible lawyer. We were more than satisfied. If we ever needed to be represented again,would definitely hire her again.” P.H. and M.H.
She did a great job. She got what we were looking for. Worked with our health insurance company to see that we got more. Honest and caring. We will give her a call if we need help again” R.S. and B.S