Gary Attended the Special Sunday Evening Service Focused on Rising Above
Raleigh, North Carolina – Attorney Willie E. Gary served as the keynote speaker at a special Sunday church evening service at the Eagle’s Christian Center International Church. The conference entitled “Rising Above,” brought together clergy and local business and community leaders. The purpose of the conference was to motivate attendees to push forward through difficult times. More than a hundred people listened attentively as Gary spoke about the importance of family and the church. Gary encouraged attendees to value their families and to worship together as often as possible.
“I want to applaud the remarkable work of Senior Pastor Harold Council and his wife Deirdre for their vision and foresight in putting together such a meaningful event.”
Senior Pastor, Harold Council and his wife Deidre founded the Eagle’s Christian Center International church in 2002. The congregation abides by the following scripture,
Isaiah 40:31, “But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.”
Attorney Willie E. Gary is no stranger to seeking justice. Mr. Gary and his legal team are known for taking on some of the nation’s most powerful corporate giants. In 2014, a jury awarded Gary and his legal team an unprecedented $23.6 billion verdict against RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company. In 1995, a jury awarded Gary and his legal team a record-breaking, half-billion dollars against one of the world’s largest funeral chains, The Loewen Group. In addition, Gary is noted for winning a $240 million jury verdict in Orange County against the Walt Disney Corporation for his clients who alleged that Disney stole their idea for a sports theme park. In 2001, a jury awarded Gary a $139.6 million verdict for the Maris Distributing Company against Anheuser Busch.