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Bruce A. Hamilton

Bruce A. Hamilton

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Workers Compensation

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About Me

 


Bruce graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science degree, and received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia School of Law.


 


Bruce has developed a special expertise in the field of workers’ compensation. Bruce has lectured about workers’ compensation law at the North Carolina Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Seminars annually from 1997 through 2012. He has also been a member of the faculty and speaker at continuing legal education programs produced by the North Carolina Association of Self-Insurers, North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Wake Forest University, North Carolina Institute of Government, and Lorman Institute, as well as at the 2007 seminar entitled “Professionalism for Workers’ Compensation Attorneys” jointly sponsored by the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys and North Carolina Association of Trial Attorneys. In addition, Bruce has lectured at each of the North Carolina Industrial Commission’s Annual Educational Conferences from 2001 through 2012, was a council member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the North Carolina Bar Association from 2001 through 2004, was selected by his peers to be included in the North Carolina Edition of Super Lawyers from 2006 through 2014 and has been listed in Best Lawyers in America since 2001. Most recently Bruce received the unique honor of being named by Best Lawyers as its 2013 Raleigh Workers' Compensation-Employers “Lawyer of the Year." He has earned the highest (AV-Rated) raking awarded by Martindale-Hubbell since 2009.


 


Bruce is a member of the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, North Carolina State Bar, North Carolina Bar Association, and Wake County Bar Association. He is a Fellow in the College of Workers’ Compensation Attorneys, and served as member of the legislative negotiations team for the 2011 Workers’ Compensation Reform Bill (House Bill 709) and the 2012 Amendments (House Bill 237). In 2013 Bruce was elected to the Board of Directors for the NC Association of Self-Insurers. In 2013 Bruce was also elected to the North Carolina Industrial Commission Chairman's Informal Advisory Council.


 


Bruce is admitted to practice before all State and Federal courts in North Carolina.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Workers Compensation: 100%

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Contact Info

Teague Campbell Dennis & Gorham LLP

Po Box 19207
Raleigh, NC, 27619-9207

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCAuthorized to practice law199106/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Lawyer of the Year - Raleigh Workers' Compensation - EmployersBest Lawyers in America2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
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Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2006
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerTeague Campbell Dennis & Gorham1991 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Carolina Bar Association, Workers' Compensation SectionN/A2001 - 2004
North Carolina Association of Defense AttorneysN/AN/A
North Carolina State BarN/AN/A
North Carolina Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Wake County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
College of Workers' Compensation LawyersFellowN/A
North Carolina Association of Self-InsurersBoard of DirectorsN/A
Claims & Litigation Management AllianceN/AN/A
North Carolina Industrial Commission Chairman's Informal Advisory CouncilMemberN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A