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Gene A. Riddle

Gene A. Riddle

Dedicated to the pursuit of justice.
  • Personal Injury, Social Security Disability, Workers' Compensation...
  • North Carolina
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Summary

For more than 30 years, Gene Riddle has been fighting for the rights of the injured. As the founder and Managing Partner of Riddle & Brantley, LLP, Gene has earned a reputation of excellence within the legal community and is a valued leader at our law firm.

Today, Gene believes honesty, integrity and willingness to work hard are the bedrock principles of a good attorney. That is what he and the other lawyers at Riddle & Brantley provide to their injured clients. Gene spends much of his time reviewing cases as well as instructing and supervising attorneys and paralegals. However, he also continues to directly handle cases as the lead attorney and he touches most of the personal injury cases that come into the firm.

Gene takes on cases that involve serious personal injury in car accidents, truck accidents, dog bites, premises liability, wrongful death and violations of Constitutional Rights. In every case, Gene’s objective is obtaining an outcome that his client believes is fair.

“The client’s goals are most important,” he says. “That has to be measured by what’s reasonable and what’s fair. Our guiding star is fairness. We’re about fairness. Justice counts.”

Gene’s legal accomplishments have earned him several professional honors from his legal peers, including the 2014 Litigator Award. He also has a high AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell as well as designation among the Best Attorneys of America and the American Trial Lawyers Association’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers. Additionally, he earned membership in the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forums, based on verdicts won and settlements reached.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Products Liability
  • Asbestos & Mesothelioma
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Civil Rights
  • Elder Law
  • Employment Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    The initial consultation is always free, and there are never any attorney fees unless we win your case and get you financial compensation.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
North Carolina State Bar
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law
J.D. | Law
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University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
B.A.
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Awards
Member
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Member
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
American Trial Lawyers Association
Old North State Award
State of North Carolina
Publications
Articles & Publications
What is Contributory Negligence?
Riddle & Brantley
Websites & Blogs
Website
North Carolina Personal Injury Lawyers
Website
Car Accident Lawyers in Raleigh, Goldsboro, Kinston & Jacksonville
Blog
Riddle & Brantley Blog | Justice Counts
Social Media
Contact & Map
Riddle & Brantley
601 N Spence Ave
Goldsboro, NC 27534
USA
Telephone: (919) 778-9700
Riddle & Brantley
4600 Marriott Drive
Suite 500
Raleigh, NC 27612
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 525-7111
Telephone: (919) 876-3020
Riddle & Brantley
327 North Queen St.
Kinston, NC 28501
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 525-7111
Telephone: (252) 522-1500
Riddle & Brantley
3391 Henderson Drive
Jacksonville, NC 28546
USA
Telephone: (910) 455-5599