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Phillip B. Jefferson Named a 2023 North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Star

January 18, 2023

Goldberg Segalla is pleased to announce that Phillip B. Jefferson of the firm’s Raleigh office has been named a 2023 North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Star. This is Phillip’s second year being recognized for the honor.

A partner in Goldberg Segalla’s Workers’ Compensation practice group, Phillip counsels and defends employers, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators in workers’ compensation claims and related employment law matters. He is a trusted counselor to clients in the manufacturing, transportation, long-term care, and retail and hospitality industries. Phillip works closely with his clients, allowing him to be their strategic voice, provide situational guidance, and develop legal action plans that promote their objectives and industry needs.

Thomson Reuters publishes the annual compendium of outstanding lawyers who meet stringent requirements for professional achievement and who have attained a high degree of peer recognition. Just five percent of the total attorney population in each state is recognized by the publication.


The mission of Goldberg Segalla’s Workers’ Compensation practice group is to achieve significant and sustainable reductions to the overall expense of each client’s workers’ compensation program. Our commitment to this mission—and our success in efficient file handling as well as long-range strategic risk management—has earned us a national reputation for exceeding our clients’ expectations and driving positive change in the practice of workers’ compensation law.