Successful Results


Family Law / Equitable Distribution of Property

  • Case Type: Equitable Distribution of assets involving the valuation of division of a marital estate in excess of $10,000,000
    Result: Verdict-Favorable Distribution of assets to our client.
  • Case Type: Equitable Distribution Action involving the valuation of several McDonald’s© franchise units. Successful in collection efforts including padlocking and closing the McDonald’s© franchise in order to get the attention of the other side.
    Result: Settlement-Favorable distribution of assets to our client.

Criminal Defense / Felonies

  • Case Type: Allegations of First Degree kidnapping against a Winston-Salem man
    Result: Jury Verdict-Not Guilty
  • Case Type: Allegations of First Degree sexual offense made by a stepdaughter against her stepfather
    Result: Jury Verdict-Not Guilty on all eight counts
  • Case Type: Federal Allegations of Conspiracy to traffic in cocaine where the client faced ten years to life in prison if convicted
    Result: Jury Verdict-Not Guilty
  • Case Type: Allegations by a stepdaughter of improper sexual conduct and “indecent liberties” against Winston-Salem City employee
    Result: Jury Verdict-Not Guilty
  • Case Type: Allegations of possession of a stolen motor vehicle as a habitual felony
    Result: Jury Verdict-Not Guilty

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death / Motor Vehicle Accident

  • Case Type: Motor Vehicle Accident resulting in two broken arms and other permanent and disfiguring injuries
    Result: Structured Settlement in an amount greater than $1,000,000
  • Case Type: Motor Vehicle Accident resulting in catastrophic injuries including a broken pelvis and other severe injuries
    Result: Settlement– $452,500
  • Case Type: Motor Vehicle Accident involving an injury to a passenger on a motorcycle
    Result: Jury Verdict–$146,500
  • Case Type: Motor Vehicle Accident which led to one of the first cases which held a bar responsible for over serving a negligent defendant and helped to establish the theory of “dram shop liability” in North Carolina
    Result: Jury Verdict greater than $350,000
  • Case Type: Represented individual who received severe and permanent injury in vehicle/farm tractor collision
    Result: Settlement in excess of $950,000

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death / Motorcycle Accident

  • Case Type: Motorcycle Accident involving minor resulting in severe brain injuries and ultimate death of plaintiff
    Result: Settlement-undisclosed amount greater than $1,000,000
  • Case Type: Motorcycle Accident involving loss of plaintiff’s leg due to the negligence of the defendant
    Result: Settlement-undisclosed amount greater than $1,000,000
  • Case Type: Motorcycle Accident involving the “dual purpose rule” resulting in the death of the plaintiff
    Result: Settlement-worker’s compensation and liability award greater than $500,000
  • Case Type: Motor Vehicle Accident involving an injury to a passenger on a motorcycle
    Result: Jury Verdict for$146,500
  • Case Type: Motor Vehicle Accident involving a collision between a Motorcycle driven by our client and a N.C. School Bus
    Result: Settlement for $450,000
  • Case Type: Motorcycle Accident involving resulting in serious permanent injury to the plaintiff’s leg
    Result: Settlement for undisclosed amount greater than $500,000

Medical Malpractice & Professional Liability

  • Case Type: Products Liability/Medical Malpractice Action resulting in severe and permanent injuries including disfiguring burns as a result of malfunctioning equipment and negligent conduct of the defendant’s care provider
    Result: Settlement for$18,500,000
  • Case Type: Medical Malpractice claim representing estate of elderly hospital patient who died from bed sore contracted during hospital stay
    Result: Settlement for $225,000
  • Case Type: Medical Malpractice claim representing estate of child who died after complications from delayed delivery
    Result: Settlement for $500,000
  • Case Type: Medical Malpractice claim representing patient who lost eyesight after optometrist failed to diagnose diabetic retinopathy
    Result: Settlement for $500,000
  • Case Type: Represented patient in Medical Malpractice claim against surgeon and hospital for retained surgical sponge
    Result: Jury Verdict for $300,000
  • Case Type: Negligence Action in which the plaintiff was served bleach in the place of drinking water
    Result: Jury Verdict for $360,000
  • Case Type: Represented estate of detainee who died as a result of negligence of health care provider for detention facility
    Result: Confidential Settlement

Civil Rights & Police Excessive Force

  • Case Type: Represented individual in case for excessive force against two law enforcement agencies resulting in brain injury
    Result: Settlement for $400,000
  • Case Type: Represented individual in case of excessive force by jailers resulting in facial fracture and retinal detachment
    Result: Settlement in excess of $100,000
  • Case Type: Represented individual in case of excessive force by law enforcement after protracted car chase resulting in facial/jaw fractures; no permanent injury
    Result: Settlement for $125,000
  • Case Type: Represented estate of individual killed in shooting death by use of excessive force
    Result: Confidential Settlement

Motorsports Law

  • Case Type: Represented NASCAR Truck Series driver in Contract dispute with team owner
    Result: Settlement in favor of driver for $1 million
  • Case Type: Represented Xfinity Series driver in breach of contract claim with team owner and agent over sponsorship
    Result: Confidential settlement
  • Case Type: Represented local NASCAR Monster Energy Series team owner in various transactional matters and contract disputes
    Result: All disputes resolved in favor of team owner

Business Litigation & Contract Law

  • Case Type: Employment Dispute involving the nonpayment of earned bonuses and severance compensation
    Result: Settlement for $500,000
  • Case Type: Lawsuit alleging Breach of Contract and Unfair and Deceptive Insurance Trade Practices involving the $3.7 million insurance policy of Dale Earnhardt Sr.
    Result: Favorable Settlement for undisclosed and confidential amount
  • Case Type: Represented minority shareholder in a Corporate Dispute with majority shareholder
    Result: Settlement in favor of minority shareholder for $325,000
  • Case Type: Represented employer home care agency in case against departing employee for misappropriation of client list constituting a trade secret belonging to employer
    Result: Jury Verdict for $90,000
  • Case Type: Represented home buyer in case alleging fraud against seller for failure to disclose uranium in well water
    Result: Confidential settlement
  • Case Type: Represented summer camp in case against casualty insurer for bad faith breach of contract for failure to cover fire claim
    Result: Confidential settlement
  • Case Type: Represented fine art/antiques dealer in claim brought by individual seeking payment of additional commission for sale of unique and historical painting
    Result: Jury Verdict in favor of fine art/antiques dealer