Osborne was born in Monroe and raised in public housing.
He went on to attend Virginia Military Institute and graduate from N.C. State and N.C. Central University School of Law.
He practiced employment law in Washington before moving to Charlotte in 2004.
Hes active in legal groups and is incoming co-president of the John S. Leary Bar Association
, a group for African-American lawyers.
Last month he
was censured by the N.C. State Bar
for a 2009 case involving a potential conflict of interest.
The bottom line is mistakes happen, he
Charlotte attorney Curtis Osborne, a newcomer to politics, hopes to use that to his advantage in the race.
People are tired of politics and the gridlock that has come along with it recently, he