Do you need a Winston Salem Disability Attorney, Personal Injury Lawyer or Workers Compensation Attorney?
The Bishop Law Firm is made up of disability lawyers and personal injury attorneys passionate about helping you get what you deserve. We represent Social Security Disability, NC Worker’s Compensation, and Auto Accident/Personal Injury clients.
Some helpful facts about Winston Salem:
If you live in Winston Salem, your local Social Security Office would be at 1370 Lockland Ave, Winston Salem, North Carolina. However, if you have to have a hearing before a Social Security Administrative Law Judge, your hearing office will be in Greensboro at 101 S. Edgeworth Street.
The largest industries in Winston Salem are healthcare, public education and financial services (via Greater Winston Salem). As of 2021, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist and Novant Health were the largest employers in Winston Salem. Unfortunately, healthcare can be dangerous work (via the CDC). No matter where you work, all NC Workers Compensation claims are handled by the NC Industrial Commission located in Raleigh.
In 2021, there were 7,874 car accidents in Winston Salem resulting in 3,234 injuries and 28 fatalities (Via NC DOT). Those numbers equate to almost 9 injuries a day from car accidents. In Forsyth County, during the same time period, there were 11,364 accidents and 4,696 injuries.
We are a proud member of the Winston Salem Chamber of Commerce.
Tanglewood Park holds fond childhood memories for the owner of our law firm, Kimberly Bishop.
If you need an attorney in Winston Salem, North Carolina, call us today or start your free case review now.
Winston Salem Lawyers: Practice Areas
Social Security Disability Claim Representation – Applying for and attaining Social Security Disability benefits can be a tough and long process. Most claimants are denied twice and have to request a hearing before an Administrative Law Judge. As mentioned above, if you live in Winston Salem, your hearing will be held at the Greensboro, North Carolina SSA Hearing Office. Attorney Bishop is a NC State Bar Board Certified Social Security Disability Specialist and has represented clients in front of the Greensboro Hearing Office Administrative Law Judges since 2009.
NC Worker’s Compensation Claims Representation – If you are injured at work in Winston Salem, North Carolina you need medical treatment and reimbursement for your accident related expenses. Unfortunately, your employer’s WC insurance carrier may deny that you were injured at work or refuse to pay for medical treatment that you desperately need. Some WC insurance carrier’s would rather hire an expensive lawyer to deny your claim than pay you what you legitimately deserve under North Carolina law. We help clients recover medical compensation, lost wages, mileage reimbursement and another other recovery you are legally entitled to.
NC Auto Accident/Personal Injury Claims Representation – North Carolina Personal Injury Law can be tough on victims due to contributory negligence. Suffering is terrible, but suffering because of someone else’s negligence is doubly so. We understand how frustrating it can be when someone else causes you pain, time and money. To add insult to injury, the adjuster may deny paying for medical treatment or refuse to even admit that their insured caused your injury. Attorney Bishop is all too familiar with how the injured can be treated by some adjusters, insurance defense attorneys and medical personnel.
Getting the benefits and compensation that you deserve can be difficult, and it helps to have an experienced lawyer serving Winston Salem on your side. The Bishop Law Firm can help. Call today for your free case evaluation, (919) 615-3095.