Robert N. Hunter

Hon. Robert N. Hunter

Associate Justice, North Carolina Supreme Court

Early Years

Born in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, March 30, 1947

Personal Information

Married to Susan Awbrey Hunter. One son, Robert Neal Hunter III; two step-sons, Chris Awbrey Steele and Alan Baret Steel; two grandchildren; Member of First Presbyterian Church, Greensboro, North Carolina



  • Duke University School of Law – 2014 LLM Candidate 
  • UNC-Chapel Hill School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 1969-1973 - Juris Doctor 
  • George Washington University, Washington, D.C. - Business - 1971-1972 
  • UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina - 1965-1969 - History - BA 
  • Page High School, Greensboro, North Carolina - 1962-1965