Donald H. Beskind - Donald H. Beskind, P.A.

Donald H. Beskind

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1993
Phone: 919-613-7085

Don Beskind’s trial practice focuses on car and truck crash cases, medical and legal malpractice, and business torts.    He is also a Professor of the Practice at Duke Law School.  Don served on the American Association for Justice's Board of Governors and professional education committee -  the National College of Advocacy, has been a Program Director for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, has authored case files for AAJ and NITA and is a co-author of North Carolina Evidentiary Foundations.  He served on the Executive Committee of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice and its Board of Governors, and served two terms as Vice President for Education.  His honors include being a Fellow of the International Society of Barristers, the American College of Trial Lawyers and being recognized for two decades in Best Lawyers.   

The George Washington UniversityAB 1969University of ConnecticutJ.D. 1973Duke University
International Society of BarristersAmerican College of Trial LawyersAmerican Board of Trial Advocates

Case History

State v. Robinson [Pro Bono] — Argued before the North Carolina Supreme Court opposing State's effort to reinstate sentence of death for former death row inmate who had been resentenced to life imprisonment without possibiliy of parole under North Carolina's Racial Justice Act. 

Office Location

210 Science Drive
P.O. Box 90360
Durham, NC 27708-0360
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs of the Raleigh Metro Area
Donald H. Beskind has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs (Catastrophic Injury, Medical Negligence, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death)
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs (Catastrophic Injury, Medical Malpractice, Premises Liability, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death)
Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs (Legal Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Professional Liability)

Other Information

Gender: Male