When Justice Counts, Count on Us.
Gene Riddle is founding and managing partner at Riddle & Brantley, LLP, a North Carolina law firm focused on personal injury, workers' compensation, Social Security disability, veterans' benefits, wrongful death, product liability, and eminent domain. The firm also serves clients in a wide variety of mass tort and class action cases.
Riddle earned his J.D. from Wake Forest University in 1985 and has practiced law in North Carolina for more than three decades.
In addition to being a member of The National Trial Lawyers Top 100, Riddle is also a member of Million Dollar Advocates and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates, the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, Super Lawyers, and North Carolina Advocates for Justice. He also has a high AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell and received the 2014 Litigator Award.
In 2009, Riddle was awarded the Old North State Award by the Governor of North Carolina. The Old North State Award is the state's second-highest civilian honor and recognizes individuals who who have provided exemplary service and commitment to the State of North Carolina.
For more information on membership criteria in the above-listed organizations and associations, please visit our website: https://justicecounts.com/who-we-are/membership-criteria/
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2014|
|Member||Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2014|
|President's Club||North Carolina Advocates for Justice||2014|
|Member||Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2013|
|Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2013|
|Member||Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2012|
|Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2012|
|Member||Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2011|
|Member||Million Dollar Advocates Forum||2011|
|The Old North State Award||State of North Carolina||2009|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America||American Trial Lawyers Association||N/A|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|American Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|North Carolina Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Lenoir County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Wayne County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Wake Forest University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1985|
|University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1981|
|Constitutional Rights Violation & Sexual Assault||$5,000,000 Verdict|
|Auto Accident & Wrongful Death||$2,000,000 Settlement|
|Auto Accident & Pedestrian Accident||$1,925,000 Settlement|