In 1992, with one office and 14 attorneys, Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP opened its doors.

Today we have more than 80 attorneys serving clients across the state of North Carolina and beyond, with offices located in Raleigh, Charlotte, Wilmington, and Shallotte. We have built a reputation as a firm of tough-minded and tenacious trial lawyers who will work with you at all stages of the litigation process, from avoiding incidents that may lead to lawsuits to navigating the complex state and federal court systems. Our services cover 27 different practice areas including admiralty and maritime law, business law, elder and estate planning, medical malpractice, land condemnation and eminent domain, family law, worker’s compensation and more.

Our attorneys and staff are highly regarded for their professionalism by their colleagues and other members of the local and state bars across North Carolina.

With a culture deeply rooted in the core values of Teamwork, Reputation, and Client Services, we’re focused on serving you—in the courtroom and beyond.

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