A native of North Carolina, Sonja Hole was raised on her family farm in Stokes County. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Guilford College, her Master’s degree from UNCG and NC A &T University, and pursued post graduate studies at UNC-Charlotte and UNC-Chapel Hill. Ms. Hole obtained her Juris Doctorate, with honors, from NC Central University School of Law, where she was a member of the Charter Class.
Ms. Hole has been practicing law in the counties of Randolph, Montgomery, and Moore since 1986, and served as the Assistant District Attorney from 1989 until 2011. As an active member of the Randolph County Bar Association, she has served as president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer. Ms. Hole previously served as a board member and officer of the Domestic Violence Center and was a member of the Community-based Alternative Board and the Juvenile Justice Preventive Committee for more than 25 years.
In the summer of 2011, Ms. Hole returned to private legal practice with an emphasis on mediation and arbitration. She is a currently a Certified Superior Court Mediator, District Court Mediator, and Clerk of Superior Court Mediator.