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Suing the State

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.

Bold Representation

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.

We Understand How It’s Done

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.