Phillip B. Jefferson

Phillip B. Jefferson

Associate

Office

Practice Groups

Phillip B. Jefferson focuses his practice on representing clients in a variety of workers’ compensation matters. He counsels and defends employers, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators throughout all stages of the workers’ compensation claims-handling process, from inception through resolution. Phillip has obtained favorable results for clients at all levels of the Industrial Commission, trying complex claims before Deputy Commissioners and arguing claims on appeal before the Full Commission.

Dedicated to improving workers’ compensation claims-handling strategies and practices, Phillip has presented on various topics at continuing legal education (CLE) seminars for workers’ compensation carriers, employers, and fellow attorneys.

Phillip graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s in Justice Studies from James Madison University before earning his law degree from Campbell University School of Law. As a law student, he sat on the Campbell Law Leadership Council, served on the executive board of the Student Bar Association, and competed in many competitions as an advocate on Campbell Law’s Mock Trial Team. During law school, Phillip also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable J. Douglas McCullough of the North Carolina Court of Appeals, worked in the Office of the General Counsel for an international pharmaceutical company, and spent a summer in Superior Court as an extern with the Wake County District Attorney’s Office.

Professional Affiliations
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Wake County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
Admitted to Practice
  • North Carolina
Education
  • Campbell University School of Law, J.D., 2015
  • James Madison University, B.S., 2011