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.