J. Jefferson Newton
J. Jefferson “Jeff” Newton was raised in North Carolina. Jeff
graduated from Campbell University in 1980 and Campbell University School
of Law in 1983. He was admitted to the North Carolina State Bar in 1983
and began his legal career in Beaufort that same year. Jeff is Dual Board
Certified in Civil Trial and Pretrial Practice by the National Board of
Trial Advocacy, a Board-Certified Specialist in Workers’ Compensation
Law by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, Certified
Mediator in State Civil Superior Court Actions, Matters Before the Clerk,
State Workers’ Compensation Actions, and Federal District Court
Civil Actions in Eastern and Western North Carolina, and a Certified Arbitrator
in State District Court Civil Actions. Jeff has also been named a North
Carolina Super Lawyer from 2009 to 2019, The National Trial Lawyers Top
100 North Carolina Trial Lawyers from 2009 to 2019, a Charter Barrister
of the Eastern North Carolina Inn of Court, and is a Lifetime Member of
the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Jeff’s emphasis will be Workers’ Compensation, Civil Trials.
Mediation and Arbitration.