Practice/Industry Group Overview
Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP has North Carolina’s largest practice group of attorneys specializing in the defense of workers’ compensation claims. The firm also has more board certified workers’ compensation attorneys than any other firm in North Carolina. The firm’s offices in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Wilmington allow its workers’ compensation group to effectively and efficiently represent its clients statewide.
Our workers’ compensation attorneys are dedicated exclusively to the representation of employers and their insurers. The firm handles claims at every stage, including administrative motions, mediations, full evidentiary hearings, as well as appeals before the Industrial Commission, the North Carolina Court of Appeals, and the North Carolina Supreme Court.
The firm’s attorneys protect subrogation interests in third party claims, defend Woodson and wrongful discharge lawsuits, and work with the firm’s employment law group when necessary to coordinate defenses of employment law claims involving ADA, EEOC and discrimination.
Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog keeps its clients advised of changes in the law through its regular email notices and newsletters, as well as seminars and training programs.
Employers can confidently rely upon Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP for aggressive, effective and efficient representation regarding any matters involving workers’ compensation.