Matthew W. Georgitis
Member
Winston-Salem, NC
office 336.727.7642
  • Overview
  • Services
  • Distinctions
  • Admissions
  • Memberships
  • Personal Interests
  • Resources
  • Results

Mr. Georgitis’s primary area of practice is complex commercial litigation. He also has extensive experience defending governments and municipalities in the areas of liability and workers’ compensation.

Education

  • Appalachian State University, B.A., 2001
  • University of Memphis, J.D., 2004

Experience

  • Representing clients in commercial litigation covering all aspects of contract and commercial disputes
  • Tried numerous cases to jury verdict in medical malpractice, nursing home malpractice, trucking accidents, auto accidents and commercial matters
  • Representing clients in virtually all substantive areas of civil litigation, including partnership disputes, lender liability, foreclosures, estate disputes, personal injury defense and property disputes
  • Advising and representing businesses on employment law matters
  • Representing employers with regard to workers’ compensation matters
  • Extensive experience in representing nursing homes in malpractice, negligence, and compliance related litigation
  • Represented numerous trucking businesses and insurance carriers for the trucking industry for both contractual and accident related litigation
  • Significant experience representing clients in professional liability matters, including medical professionals and architects for malpractice claims
  • Represented numerous construction industry clients for various issues including litigation, contract review, and compliance

     
Construction Law Litigation

Distinctions

  • AV® Preeminent™ Peer-Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell 

Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar

Memberships

  • DRI Construction Law Committee, Construction Defects Specialized Litigation Group, Vice-Chair
  • DRI Construction Law Committee, Marketing Board
  • Forsyth County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

Personal Interests

  • Mu Alpha Theta Honor Society
  • Played soccer for Appalachian State University
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