Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

Patterson Harkavy’s attorneys have represented workers’ compensation claimants for more than 30 years. Attorney Hank Patterson is board-certified in workers’ compensation law, and has litigated many of the seminal cases defining the scope of workers’ compensation benefits in North Carolina. Hank and attorney Narendra Ghosh also write extensively about workers’ compensation, and frequently speak at attorney conferences addressing developments in workers’ compensation law.

With offices in Chapel Hill and Greensboro, North Carolina, our workers’ compensation lawyers have achieved notable results across the state. Contact us toll-free at 1 (800) 458-2541 to see if we can help.

Workplace Injuries

Patterson Harkavy has represented injured workers across North Carolina in proceedings at the North Carolina Industrial Commission, in jury trials, and on appeal. We have won cases on behalf of employees across North Carolina who suffered a workplace injury or occupational disease. Our knowledge of the Industrial Commission system and workers’ rights enables us to appeal denied claims with a high rate of success, and to qualify clients for all benefits to which they are entitled.

Workers’ compensation cases fall into one of two categories:

Under North Carolina’s Workers’ Compensation laws, the victims of workplace accidents and those who suffer from occupational diseases may be entitled to lost wages, compensation for disabilities, medical treatment, and vocational rehabilitation.

Injured workers may have questions about what benefits are available, how to file and appeal claims, and how best to secure necessary medical treatment. At Patterson Harkavy, our industry-leading workers’ compensation attorneys are here to help. We will gladly discuss your situation, answer your questions and work to ensure you receive all the benefits you deserve. We will represent you from the first claim filed to the final appeal.

Make an Impact: Protect Your Rights

If you have been injured on the job, you have the right to compensation for your loss. Our attorneys have a proven track record of collecting workers’ compensation benefits for injured workers across North Carolina. If you have been hurt or became sick because of conditions in your workplace call Patterson Harkavy at 1-800-458-2541 or contact us online today.