We're returning to the Umstead Hotel & Spa in Cary, North Carolina.

The Umstead is a 5-star hotel with various luxury accommodations and premium amenities.  The Umstead's convenient location, stunning grounds and event facilities, and known brand of providing exceptional service made this venue the perfect choice to host this year's Symposium. 

The Umstead is conveniently located and accessible from I-40.  For more information, including driving directions, visit

Hotel Rooms

Traveling from out of town? We've reserved a block of rooms at The Umstead for the evening of September 7, with a discounted rate of $379.  Guests are responsible for making their own reservations and all costs associated with their stay at The Umstead.

To make a reservation, call 866.877.4141 or 919.447.4000 and ask for the Ward and Smith Employment Law Symposium group rate.  The reservation cutoff is August 17, 2023.

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