DURHAM, N.C., Jan. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin recently named senior litigation attorney, Hoyt Tessener, and personal injury attorney, Jeremy Maddox, shareholders of the law firm.
"Hoyt and Jeremy are not only accomplished attorneys who are committed to our firm and our clients, but they are also leaders," said James S. Farrin, firm Founder and President.
Tessener who leads the firm's litigation practice, has tried over 100 cases in state and federal courts throughout North Carolina with multiple verdict awards of $1,000,000 or more*. Referred to as a "legend in the courtroom," Tessener has been the recipient of numerous honors and awards for his accomplishments.
Maddox works in Farrin's growing Charlotte office and is a leader in the firm's personal injury practice. He has been involved in hundreds of cases for the firm helping clients recover more than $10 million* for their injuries. Additionally, he was part of a group of Farrin attorneys that worked on one of the largest civil-rights cases in U.S. history known as the Black Farmers Discrimination Litigation*, which dealt with the U.S. government's discrimination against African-American farmers.
*Each case is unique and must be evaluated on its own merits. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. In re Black Farmers Discrimination Litigation, the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin led a team of firms to recover $1.25 billion for African-American farmers from the U. S. government for discrimination.
ABOUT THE LAW OFFICES OF JAMES SCOTT FARRIN
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is headquartered in the American Tobacco Historic District, overlooking the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. Thirteen additional offices include Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Greenville, Goldsboro, Henderson, New Bern, Raleigh, Roanoke Rapids, Rocky Mount, Sanford, Wilson, and Winston-Salem. Their 45 attorneys focus on: Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Social Security Disability, Eminent Domain, Whistleblower, Civil Rights, Mass Torts, Class Actions, and Products Liability. Eight attorneys are North Carolina Board Certified Specialists in Workers' Compensation Law and one is a North Carolina Board Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law. The firm is involved in local communities and philanthropy.
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