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Attorney Ben Whitley has provided experienced representation and legal advice for a variety of personal injury related matters including workers' compensation claims, wrongful death claims and social security matters. Call the firm to discuss your case today. It won't cost you anything to see if we can help.


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Whitley Law Firm

2424 Glenwood Ave., Suite 201
Raleigh, NC, 27608-1369

Whitley Law Firm

301 North Main Street, Suite 2401
Winston Salem, NC, 27101

Whitley Law Firm

2506 North Herritage St.
Kinston, NC, 28503

Whitley Law Firm

1702-A E. Arlington Blvd.
Greenville, NC, 27858


Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 60%
    13 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    13 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 15%
    13 years



Contingent (25-35%)

Attorney endorsements

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  • James Kevin Jackson

    Ben, along with the team at his family-run practice at the Whitley Law Firm, does a phenomenal job zealously advocating for clients in need. I have regularly referred clients to Ben without hesitation as I am confident he will do a fantastic job for them.


    James Jackson Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • David S. Henson

    Ben is a top notch lawyer that I have had the opportunity to work with on several occasions. He has the highest of work ethics and strives to provide his clients the best possible service.


    David Henson Land use and zoning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarNorth Carolina Super Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerWhitley Law Firm2003 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
North Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeMember, Board of GovernorN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
North Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Wake County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Consumer AdvocatesMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
ConfidentialSettled for 2.3 million
Confidentialsettled for 4,000,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
Trial Briefs MagazineCross Examination 1012006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Mississippi College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of North CarolinaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Disbursements 2013Bankruptcy in Personal Injury Cases2012

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