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Fayetteville

Fayetteville, North Carolina

With more than 200,000 residents, Fayetteville is the sixth largest city in North Carolina. Fayetteville serves as Cumberland County’s hub for retail, industry, professional services, and cultural attractions. Just northwest of the city is Fort Bragg, a major military base. The city is located one hour from Raleigh and two hours from the coast and serves as a bustling thoroughfare and home to a diverse population of residents.

Given its proximity to the I-95 corridor, Fayetteville is no stranger to serious personal injury and fatal accident cases involving over the road drivers. Over the last 10 years, there have been an average of 46 fatal accidents per year in Cumberland County, with 43 occurring in 2017 alone. According to statistics published by the North Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles, there were 8,852 automobile accident in Fayetteville during 2017, which produced approximately 3,280 injuries and 21 fatalities. At least 134 of the crashes involved alcohol or intoxicated driving, which were responsible for five fatalities and 94 injuries. Cumberland County also saw 196 motorcycle accidents in 2017 and at least 136 commercial trucking accidents. Given the prevalence of significant injury and fatal accident occurrences in Fayetteville and Cumberland County, our firm has opened its services to citizens throughout the County and surrounding communities.

Serving Clients in Fayetteville

Our law firm’s close proximity to the city of Fayetteville means that we can offer an unparalleled service to clients in the area in need of personal injury legal services. We understand the landscape, culture, and legal system in Cumberland County. We are committed to helping Fayetteville-area personal injury and wrongful death victims obtain the settlements or verdicts they need to heal and rebuild their lives after a devastating accident and the trauma associated with new medical, emotional, and financial challenges.

We are passionate about finding solutions to our clients’ most pressing challenges, such as paying household expenses and medical bills, maintaining their jobs, and finding alternate transportation if cars have been damaged or injuries have made driving an impossibility. We also know that our clients need to heal, take care of themselves, and take care of their families.

Our firm has handled a number of cases in Cumberland County, has appeared regularly in Cumberland County Superior Court, and has secured jury verdicts from Cumberland County juries. We have also represented Fayetteville residents in accident cases occurring outside their hometown.

In 2017, we tried a Cumberland County case on behalf of a former military wife that suffered a head injury and scalp laceration as a result of a tractor trailer accident. When the insurance company refused to award reasonable compensation to our client, we took them to the mat and secured a $500,000 verdict from a Cumberland County jury. We are here to help navigate the complicated legal landscape and maximize personal injury or wrongful death recoveries for citizens of Fayetteville and Cumberland County.

Do you need the services of a personal injury or wrongful death attorney in Fayetteville or Cumberland County? If so, let our experience work for you. Contact our office today for a free consultation to see if our legal team can help you investigate, navigate and litigate your personal injury or wrongful death claim, and provide you with the compensation necessary to safeguard your future.

Client Reviews
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I am continually impressed by Jason's knowledge of the law. He is able to get great results on behalf of his clients in a timely fashion and is well respected by fellow lawyers. We have together in the past and I look forward to it in the future! You should hire him if you have a case! Chris Anglin
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Superb attorney! Working with Jason Burton is always a pleasure! He is extremely professional and works very hard to win every case. I find him very fair and proficient and I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone. Jodi Thomas