Litigation

Litigation

Roberts & Stevens’ attorneys, one of the largest litigation teams in Western North Carolina, have exceptional trial and appellate skills, in-depth knowledge of North Carolina state and U. S. federal courts at all levels, and practical business judgment, all of which contribute to our consistent delivery of cost-efficient results.

Roberts & Stevens’ Litigation Practice involves virtually all aspects of business and commercial litigation, including antitrust laws; bankruptcy, collections and creditors’ rights laws; banking and financial institutions; civil rights laws; contract law; education law; labor and employment laws; environmental laws; public policy law; land condemnation, land conservation, and land use laws; medical malpractice; personal injury and wrongful death; professional liability defense; products liability; real estate laws; sports law; tax law and trust and estates law.

Our litigators represent clients in a broad spectrum of industries such as financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, education, environmental, housing, non-profit, sporting, transportation, land/property development, insurance, construction, and tourism and hospitality, among others.

The attorneys in our Litigation Practice have substantial experience in dispute resolution, including arbitration, mediation, and mock trials.

Types of Services

  • Antitrust and unfair competition
  • Appellate practice
  • Bankruptcy
  • Class Action representation
  • Commercial disputes
  • Condemnation
  • Construction
  • Creditors rights
  • Defamation
  • Environmental and land use
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual property and technology
  • Medical malpractice defense
  • Personal injury
  • Products liability
  • Professional liability
  • Real Estate
  • Tax disputes
  • Torts
  • Trust and Estates
  • Workers’ compensation
  • Wrongful death
  • Zoning

Memberships and Awards

  • Defense Research Institute
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Section: Litigation
  • U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” Ranking Asheville Tier One Firm in Commercial Litigation (2011-2016); Eminent Domain and Condemnation Litigation (2012-2013) ; Environmental Litigation (2011-2012, 2015-2016), Medical Malpractice Law-Defendants (2011-2016); Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants (2011-2016); Real Estate Litigation (2011-2012, 2015-2016); Tax Litigation (2011-2012); and Trusts & Estates Litigation (2011-2012, 2014-2016)
  • U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firm” Ranking Asheville Tier Two Firm in Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law (2013-2015); Land Use & Zoning Litigation (2012-2015);  Real Estate Litigation (2013); Tax Litigation (2013); and Trusts & Estates Litigation (2013); Environmental Litigation (2013)