Joe’s work centers on medical malpractice defense and related practice areas. He has more than 30 years’ experience in medical malpractice, workers’ compensation and general casualty litigation.
Joe represents physicians, hospitals, long term care providers and medical device manufacturers in matters involving risk management and loss prevention, licensing, corporate compliance programs, internal investigations, fraud and abuse, credentialing, and peer review. He has appeared in cases in all the federal courts in North Carolina, the state trial courts throughout North Carolina and administrative hearings before the North Carolina Medical Board. In addition, Joe has argued cases before both the North Carolina Supreme Court and the North Carolina Court of Appeals.
Joe is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC), the Defense Research Institute (DRI) and the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys (NCADA). He has served on the firm’s practice management committee.
Joe holds an AV Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.Joe also serves as a hiking guide for a company based out of Lafayette, Colorado offering biking and hiking tours.