Attorney Profiles

Caryn Lee Brzykcy

Caryn Lee Edgemond Brzykcy concentrates her practice in the areas of Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability, Medical Malpractice, and Estate Planning and Administration.

As the daughter of a career Naval Officer, John William Edgemond, III, she traveled extensively during her younger years, graduating from George Dewey High School in Subic Bay Philippines in 1982. She received her undergraduate degree (B.S.) from the University of California at Davis in Biological Sciences in 1986, and her law degree (J.D.) from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, in 1992, and became licensed to practice law in California shortly thereafter.

Caryn moved to North Carolina in 1994 and developed the grant-funded Alternative Learning Program for Alexander County Schools in 1994, while studying for the North Carolina Bar exam.

Upon obtaining her North Carolina law license, she began her association with the Law Office of Joel C. Harbinson in 1995. Caryn eventually became the managing partner of Harbinson & Brzykcy, and is currently the managing partner of Harbinson, Brzykcy & Corbett, LLP.

Since 2005, Caryn has been the attorney for the Town of Taylorsville. She is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association, the Alexander County Bar, and the North Carolina Advocates for Justice. Caryn is an alumnus of the Phi Delta Phi international Legal Fraternity.

Active in her community, Caryn has served on the following local Boards of Directors:

  • Alexander County Department of Social Services (2007-2010)
  • Alexander County Partnership for Children (2000-2005)
  • Alexander County Hospice (2000-2004)
  • Domestic Violence Resource Center (2000-2002)
  • Juvenile Crime Prevention Committee (2000-2005)

In 2008, Caryn was elected to the Alexander County Board of Education, and was re-elected in 2012. In 2012, Caryn was elected the first female chairman in the history of the Alexander County Board of Education, a position in which she served for three years. She is currently completing her third four-year term on the Alexander County Board of Education.

Caryn has two children with her husband, John -- Jenna who attends UNC Greensboro, and Zach who attends Virginia Tech.