City Attorney

Office hours are 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday - Friday.


Huffstetler Law Offices was founded in 1989. Palmer E. Huffstetler, Jr. graduated from Wake Forest University School of Law in 1987, and returned to his hometown of Cherryville to open the firm. The firm now serves the tri-county area of Gaston, Lincoln, and Cleveland counties, offering a wide range of legal services. Mr. Huffstetler has been City Attorney for the City of Cherryville, NC, since 1991.

Admitted: 1987, North Carolina

Education: Wake Forest University, J.D., 1987; Wake Forest University, B.A., cum laude, 1984.

Memberships: Gaston County and North Carolina (Member, Real Property Section)

Bar Associations: North Carolina Association of Municipal Attorneys.

ISLN: 906321483

Palmer E. Huffstetler, Jr., City Attorne

Palmer E. Huffstetler, Jr.
City Attorney
106 North Cherry Street
Cherryville, NC 28021

Phone: (704) 435-4907
Toll-Free: (800) 259-9552
Fax: (704) 435-1275


The City of Cherryville has found that some citizens, that have power with the City of Cherryville, are receiving fraudulent phone calls. The individuals claim to be from Duke energy and say they are going to disconnect the power if payment is not made immediately. This is a scam and you should not make any payment to these individuals. The City of Cherryville handles all power related issues with any citizens that have power with the City of Cherryville. If you have any questions always call City Hall at 704-435-1700.