Filing a lawsuit against the state of North Carolina triggers a complex network of rules and laws that do not apply in normal lawsuits. The experienced lawyers of DeVore, Acton & Stafford, P.A., already know how to manage these complications.
These unique features of cases against the state include issues of state immunity in each instance for any liability in excess of $1 million. They also include the complications of bringing cases against the state before the Industrial Commission, a nonjury court in which the judges are appointed by the governor. We have successfully assisted clients with respect to these issues and others in cases involving a wide variety of difficult situations when suing the state, including:
We take particular pride in our firm’s ability to provide this level of superior legal service while also delivering our guidance in a personalized manner. To a person, our firm is dedicated to client-centered services that focus on getting results for our injured clients. We know the personal and financial pressures our clients are facing as a result of their injuries, and we work diligently to help alleviate those pressures.
It is not worth risking your case with a law firm that has never handled a lawsuit against the government before. Call our office in Charlotte at 704-594-4227 to learn more about how we can help you move your case forward, or send us a message for more information.