Skip to main content


Not yet reviewed

About me


John's practice is presently concentrated in the defense of major and complex workers' compensation claims, although he has also practiced in the area of general civil defense litigation, including premises liability, professional malpractice, and personal injury. He has an active trial, mediation, and appellate practice, including regular trial and hearing appearances before the United States District Courts of North Carolina, Civil Superior and District Courts of North Carolina, North Carolina Industrial Commission, North Carolina Court of Appeals, and the North Carolina Supreme Court.


John is also a frequent lecturer who enjoys speaking to insurance and industry clients on various topics, including workers' compensation and related continuing education programs. In 2013 and 2014 he was listed in Best Lawyers in America for Workers’ Compensation-Employers and has also earned the highest (AV-Rated) ranking awarded by Martindale-Hubbell.



Practice areas


  1. Commercial Real Estate: 34%
  2. Insurance: 33%
  3. Litigation: 33%

Attorney endorsements

No endorsements

Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney. Be the first to endorse your colleague!

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

Contact info

Teague Campbell Dennis & Gorham LLP

Po Box 19207
Raleigh, NC, 27619-9207


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyer, Workers' CompensationBest Lawyers in America2014
Best Lawyer, Workers' CompensationBest Lawyers in America2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerTeague Campbell Dennis & Gorham1989 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
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
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of North Carolina School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A