Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner) today announced that Phillip Jefferson has joined the firm’s Raleigh office as an associate attorney.  Jefferson will practice in the Workers’ Compensation practice group.

Jefferson’s experience includes serving as a judicial extern to the Honorable J. Douglas McCullough of the North Carolina Court of Appeals, working in the Office of the General Counsel at GlaxoSmithKline, and serving as an extern with the Wake County District Attorney’s Office in Superior Court.

A graduate of Campbell Law School and James Madison University, he sat on the Campbell Law Leadership Council, served on the executive board of the Student Bar Association, and competed in numerous competitions as an advocate on Campbell Law’s Mock Trial team.