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Charles G. Monnett III has extensive trial and appellate experience in both state and federal courts. He has appeared for oral argument before the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, the North Carolina Court of Appeals and the North Carolina Supreme Court. He has successfully tried numerous jury and non-jury cases. Mr. Monnett is one of a small number of attorneys in the state of North Carolina who have obtained a jury verdict in excess of $1,000,000.00 in a personal injury action involving mild traumatic brain injury.


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Practice areas


  1. Wrongful Death: 25%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 25%
  4. Car Accidents: 25%

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Charles Monnett III & Associates

6842 Morrison Boulevard
Suite 100
Charlotte, NC, 28211


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Randy Evans Advocacy AwardBrain Injury Association of North Carolina2010
North Carolina "Super Lawyers"Super Lawyers Magazine2009
Who's Who in American LawWho's Who In American Law2001
Sustaining FellowRoscoe Pound Institute Melvin Belli Society1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyCharles G. Monnett III & Associates1983 - 2013
Association namePosition nameDuration
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident2014 - Present
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationTreasurer2011 - 2012
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationSectretary2010 - 2011
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationParliamentarian2009 - 2010
North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Vice President for Communications2009 - 2011
Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation GroupChair2006 - 2006
American Association for Justice,NC State Delegate2006 - Present
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Governors2005 - Present
Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation GroupChair Elect2004 - 2004
Governor's Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Council of North CarolinaMember2004 - Present
Brain Injury Association of North CarolinaBoard of Directors2002 - 2007
Brain Injury Association of North CarolinaBoard of Directors2002 - 2007
• Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation GroupTreasurer1998 - 2008
Mecklenburg County Trial Lawyer's AssociationPresident1997 - 1998
North Carolina Association for JusticeBoard of Governors1997 - Present
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationBoard of Governors1995 - Present
Brain Injury Association of North CarolinaBoard of Directors1994 - 2000
North Carolina Bar AssociationN/A1983 - Present
Mecklenburg County Bar AssociationN/A1983 - Present
National Advisory Board, Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America,MemberN/A
AAJ Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation GroupExecutive CommitteeN/A
Roscoe Pound FoundationSustaining FellowN/A
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeLeader's ForumN/A
American Association for Justice, Interstate Trucking Litigation GroupMemberN/A
Melvin Belli SocietyParliamentarianN/A
North Carolina Academy of Trial LawyersVice PresidentN/A
American Association for JusticePresidents ClubN/A
Mecklenburg County Bar AssociationExecutive CommitteeN/A
American Association for Justice, Birth Trauma Litigation GroupMemberN/A
Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of AmericaAdvisory BoardN/A
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeBoard of GovernorsN/A
North Carolina Advocates for Justice, President's ClubPresidents ClubN/A
American Association for JusticeLeaders ForumN/A
North Carolina Advocates for Justice,Leaders ForumN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Mecklenburg County Trial Lawyers Association, National Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation GroupExecutive CommitteeN/A
Birth Trauma Litigation GroupN/AN/A
Melvin Belli SocietyBoard of DirectorsN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Verdicts and SettlementsN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Trial Briefs-North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers,"Effective Representation of Individuals with Traumatic Brain Injuries-an Overview",2008
Trial Magazine-Journal of the American Association for Justice"Direct Examination of Lay Witnesses",2008
Michigan Lawyers Weekly"Gain a Better Understanding of Neurolaw Basics"1996
Carolina Lawyers Weekly"Neurolaw: The Basics"1995
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Appalachian State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1980