Firm Profile

Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP

Headquarters

5420 Wade Park Boulevard, Suite 300
P.O. Box 27808
Raleigh, NC 27611-7808
United States
(919) 828.5100

Firm Details

Determined to be recognized as one of the best, most creative and innovative litigation firms in the state, a group of twenty-seven attorneys founded the firm of Cranfill, Sumner & Hartzog, LLP in 1992. Since that time, the firm has more than tripled in size, growing steadily each year, and is consistently ranked in the list of the largest firms in the state of North Carolina. With offices in Raleigh, Charlotte, and Wilmington, its attorneys represent individuals and businesses of all types across the state.


The firm concentrates its practice in civil litigation for the defense, handling virtually all types of claims, including medical and professional negligence, products liability, construction law, police and municipal law, land condemnation, premises liability, commercial litigation, employment law and workers’ compensation claims.


With its experienced litigators and support personnel utilizing the latest technology available to enhance effectiveness and efficiency, the firm provides representation that is designed to reach the desired results for its clients, and is able to do so in an efficient and reasonable manner.


The firm is proud to be recognized for its efforts and results in the legal community, and for its reputation in the community at large as providing a positive contribution in many other ways as well. We believe that Cranfill, Sumner and Hartzog, LLP is in fact one of the best, most creative and innovative litigation firms in the state today.

Top Listed State Awards

  • Top Listed in North Carolina in Workers' Compensation Law - Employers with 12 lawyers

Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Raleigh in Workers' Compensation Law - Employers with 9 lawyers

Firm Practice Areas

  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Appellate
  • Aviation Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Community Association Law
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Education Law
  • Elder Law
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Family Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Municipal Law
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
  • Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Workers' Compensation Law - Employers

Office Locations

United States

United States

North Carolina

North Carolina

Charlotte, NC

2907 Providence Road, Suite 200

P.O. Box 30787

Charlotte, NC 28230

United States

(704) 332.8300

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Raleigh, NC

5420 Wade Park Boulevard, Suite 300

P.O. Box 27808

Raleigh, NC 27611-7808

United States

(919) 828.5100

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Wilmington, NC

319 North Third Street, Suite 300

Wilmington, NC 28401

United States

(910) 777.6000

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