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Robert E. Whitley Jr.

Workers compensation Attorney at New Bern, NC

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also known as Whit Whitley

  • Licensed for 28 years
    State NC
    Acquired 1995
    Active No misconduct found

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Attorney Robert E. Whitley Jr. is certified as a specialist in workers' compensation by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. The legal certification program assists in the delivery of high-quality legal services to the public by identifying those lawyers to who have demonstrated a superior level of knowledge, skill and proficiency in a specific field of law. As a Board Certified workers' compensation specialist, Robert E. Whitley Jr. can provide our clients with sophisticated legal knowledge in the area of workers' compensation law, as well as aggressive legal representation in court when need be.

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Whitley Law Firm
701 McCarthy Blvd.
Post Office Box 12550
New Bern, NC, 28561
Whitley Law Firm
2506 North Herritage St.
Post Office Box 5309
Kinston, NC, 28503
Whitley Law Firm
1702-A E. Arlington Blvd.
Greenville, NC, 27858
Whitley Law Firm
2424 Glenwood Ave.
Suite 201
Raleigh, NC, 27608
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  • Contingency 25%-35%


AVVO RATING 8.2 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Whitley Law Firm
  • 1995 - Present


  • Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1995
  • Appalachian State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1991


  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Member
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  • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Member
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  • North Carolina Brain Injury Association
  • Member
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  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice
  • Member
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • AV Peer Review Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013

Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (6)
Endorse Robert
Workers compensation Attorney | Sep 30
Relationship: Co-worker
"Whit is a passionate representative of injured workers in his Workers' Compensation practice, and he works hard to represent his clients."
Workers compensation Attorney | Sep 23
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Oct 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Robert. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Workers compensation Attorney | Feb 08
Relationship: Co-worker
"I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Mar 24
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Experienced and Dedicated Personal Injury Attorney"
Defective and dangerous products
Personal injury
Personal injury
Car accident
Workers compensation

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New Bern Workers compensation Lawyer Robert E. Whitley Jr.
Robert E. Whitley Jr.
Workers compensation Attorney
New Bern, NC
Licensed for 28 years