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Personal Injury Cases We Handle

Serving the Injured Across North Carolina Since 1993

Just as we cannot predict the future, we cannot predict how others will act. Even when we take the necessary precautions to protect ourselves and our loved ones, we may fall victim to another’s negligence, carelessness, or wrongdoing. It is in these situations that we must turn to the justice system to help us recoup our losses and begin rebuilding our lives.

The Edwards Kirby team has repeatedly witnessed the heroic efforts of our clients and families as they courageously battle the challenges dealt them by tragedy. Whether seeking justice for a family who has lost a loved one, fighting for the needs of individuals harmed by negligence, or addressing issues of public, workplace or product safety, our firm is relentlessly driven to advocate for our clients’ rights to compensation.

We handle all types of personal injury cases, including those that involve:

Call us at (919) 335-7005 for your free case evaluation.

A History of Record-Setting Personal Injury Verdicts & Settlements

Since 1993, our personal injury attorneys have served individuals and families across North Carolina in a wide range of injury-related matters. Our efforts have proven fruitful time and time again, helping us secure the level of compensation that changes our clients’ lives while holding at-fault parties accountable for what they have done.

We have set state and national records, but find the most satisfaction in witnessing the improvements in our clients’ lives as a result of our guidance and representation.

We have secured record-setting verdicts and settlements in cases involving:

  • Trucking and auto accidents
  • Wrongful death and catastrophic injury
  • Drowning accidents
  • Burn injuries
  • Construction and premises liability
  • Defective or unsafe products

The path to justice is not easy, but we have the skill and tenacity to help you succeed. Call us at (919) 335-7005 to get started.

  • Inner Circle of Advocates
    This is a rare and exclusive legal honor limited to the top 100 attorneys in the US, and we are proud to have John Edwards and David Kirby included.
  • Best Lawyers In America
    Four Edwards Kirby Attorneys Named to The Best Lawyers in America.
  • U.S. News Best Law Firm
    We are proud to be included in this prestigious list of law firms, selected for both quality of practice and extent of legal experience and skill.
  • SuperLawyers
    This rating service honors attorneys who have achieved a high level of professional achievement and peer recognition. Selected attorneys are included in Super Lawyers® magazine’s list.
  • AV Preeminent
    This highly prestigious honor is reserved for attorneys who are nominated by both clients and peers in a range of categories, including Quality of Service, Legal Experience, and more.
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
    This prestigious organization aims to continuously build upon a foundation of legal ethics and high technical standards for civil trial attorneys. We are proud to have membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates.
  • Legal Elite
    This honor, awarded by Business North Carolina magazine, recognizes the state’s top business and employment lawyers, as selected by their peers in a statewide ballot.
  • American College of Trial Lawyers
    Fellowship in the American College of Trial Lawyers is extended only to the top 1% of attorneys in a given state or providence. Our firm is proud to have members of this prestigious North American organization.
  • International Society of Barristers
    The International Society of Barristers aims to encourage fellowship, ethics, and advocacy excellence. We are proud to have attorneys who are Fellows of the Society, committed to the highest level of integrity and civility.
  • The National Trial Lawyers Top 100
    Attorney John Edwards has been included in this invitation only group of the premier trial lawyers in each state.
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40
    Attorneys Cate Edwards, Winston Kirby and Mary Kathryn Kurth were named "Top 40 Under 40" by the National Trial Lawyers.
  • Lawyers of Distinction
    Attorney Cate Edwards has been selected for this prestigious award after undergoing a stringent evaluation process based on peer recognition, past results, and reputation. Only the top 10% of attorneys in each state are selected to the final list.