|Current Court Information:|
|North Carolina Court of Appeals|
|Past position:||Attorney, private practice|
|Law School:||N.C. Central University School of Law|
Judge Elmore graduated from Guilford College in 1974 and received his law degree from the N.C. Central University School of Law in 1982. 
Before he received his law degree, Elmore worked for the N.C. Department of Correction and the Muscular Dystrophy Association. He has also served on the Guilford County Planning Board and the Guilford County Board of Elections.
Judge Elmore practiced law in Greensboro for 20 years (1982-2002) before joining the Court of Appeals. His practice focused on the areas of criminal defense and real property law.
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