The Whitley Law Firm

Firm Overview

You may have seen our attorneys on the Sunday talk show, Attorneys on Call. Or perhaps you received a recommendation from one of the thousands of clients our attorneys have helped. We invite you to look through our site carefully to find out how we may be able to help you.

When you have been injured, there are laws that protect your rights and interests. At Whitley Law Firm in North Carolina, we have a great respect and concern for the law, for the concepts of fairness and justice, and for our seriously injured clients. We have offices in Charlotte, Raleigh, New Bern, Jacksonville, Kinston, and Greenville and represent clients throughout the entire state in all types of civil matters, including personal injury cases (auto accidents, slip and fall injuries, motorcycle accidents, dog bites), workers' compensation matters (workplace accidents and injuries) and social security cases. We are committed to the highest quality client service and one-on-one attention to each of our clients as we help them through this difficult time.

AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®

Two of our Raleigh personal injury attorneys, Robert E. Whitley and Robert E. Whitley Jr, also know as "Whit", are AV® Preeminent™ rated by the Martindale-Hubbell® peer review rating service. The AV® rating is the highest rating an attorney can achieve, and it denotes the highest level of ethical standards and commitment to professional excellence in an attorney's field of practice. The Martindale-Hubbell® peer review ratings are generated from lawyers, other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada. The AV® Preeminent™ rating is a significant rating of accomplishment – one that is a testament to the fact that an attorney's peers rank him or her at the highest possible level of professional skill and competence.

Board Certified Attorney

Attorney Robert E. Whitley Jr. is a Board Certified specialist in workers' compensation law, meaning that he has demonstrated a high level of knowledge, skill and ability in the field of workers' compensation law. This certification allows him to provide superior legal representation to his workers' compensation clients, helping them pursue maximum compensation in their workers' comp claims. Only an attorney who has become Board Certified in workers' compensation law can provide you with the highest quality legal representation in a workers' compensation case.

Our Promise to You

At Whitley Law Firm, we represent individuals who need the assurance of fair treatment and justice. When you have been seriously injured, you need the ability and opportunity to recover your former life as much as possible. Our personal injury attorneys can help you tell your story and document your losses in pursuit of fairness and justice. Our lawyers have the courage, knowledge, and commitment to help you through this difficult and trying time.

  • At our law firm, you will be treated with respect and consideration at every step of the personal injury, workers' compensation or social security disability process.
  • Your calls will be returned within 24 hours or sooner. It is a matter of courtesy.
  • You may schedule as many appointments as needed to discuss your case. Our attorneys serve you, not the other way around. There is no fee unless we recover compensation for you.
  • All clients are treated with the respect they deserve. You are a guest in our office. This isn’t just good business; it’s good manners.
  • All clients will have all the resources of our law firm available to help them. And those resources are formidable. No matter what the case, every client proceeds from a position of strength.
  • We only serve seriously injured individuals. Our law firm pledges its time, talent and experience to helping our clients obtain justice and fairness without undue delay.

All of our attorney fees are based on contingency fee contracts. That means you do not pay a retainer or any money upfront for legal services. We promise that our attorney fee will never exceed the amount our client receives, that is a guarantee.

In order to better serve the residents of North Carolina, we have offices conveniently located in Raleigh, Charlotte, New Bern, Kinston, Jacksonville and Winston-Salem!

If you have been seriously injured, we can work hard for you in accordance with our North Carolina system of civil justice. Talk to our experienced personal injury lawyers about your case. We can explain your options and protect your rights and interests. Please call a Raleigh personal injury attorney at 1-800-598-0456 or contact us online today. It will not cost you anything to see if we can help. We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

View our profile on NAPIL (Nation Association of Personal Injury Lawyers).