Jerri Simmons, an attorney in the Charlotte office of Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner), recently completed training for Mediator Certification and is now classified as a Certified Mediator with the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission.

Jerri joined Cranfill Sumner in 2010 and has been practicing defense litigation and workers’ compensation. Jerri has significant experience handling all types of workers’ compensation claims.  She has handled all sorts of “injury by accident” claims.  She also has handled numerous occupational disease claims, such as claims involving asbestosis, mesothelioma, silicosis and chemical exposures as well as claims involving lightning strike and electrical injuries.