Monica Rolquin is a 22-year veteran of luxury home sales and a licensed NC attorney, providing the highest level of professional services to her clients. Monica was born and raised in London, England, received a law degree (LL.B.) from the London School of Economics and Political Science and was admitted to the English bar as a Barrister in 1982. With her sights on a legal career in the U.S. she earned a Master of Laws degree (LL.M.) from Columbia Law School and became a litigation lawyer in New York City with two prestigious international law firms, eventually becoming a partner in Lord Day & Lord, Barrett Smith and subsequently, Morgan Lewis & Bockius. In 1995. after a 14-year legal career, Monica retired from the practice of law and moved to Wilmington, NC. She earned her NC law license in 1996 and keeps it active for the benefit of her real estate clients.
Monica sells homes in all price ranges but has a particular expertise representing buyers and sellers of luxury homes. She has earned the prestigious Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist (CLHMS) designation and recently became a Million Dollar Guild Member of the Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, placing her in an elite class of Realtors with proven sales and expertise in the luxury market. As a listing agent, Monica's strengths also lie in internet and social media marketing. She has earned the NAR E-Pro Certification and stays up-to-date on the latest marketing tools. Monica is an award-winning Realtor, achieving the RE/MAX Hall of Fame Award in 2016. She brings a unique perspective and an unparalleled combination of knowledge and expertise to achieve the real estate goals of her national and international clients.
Monica is active in the local community as a volunteer and fundraiser for the Cape Fear Literacy Council and is a member of the Women’s Impact Network, a local philanthropic group. Internationally, she and her husband have participated in mission trips to Nicaragua and El Salvador. In her spare time, she enjoys boating, tennis, running 5Ks, and traveling. Monica is passionate about selling real estate and the coastal lifestyle in Southeastern NC.