AA Contact info

Deborah Cox
Phone: 919.821.6787
Fax: 919.821.6800
dcox@smithlaw.com

Practice Areas

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of the United States 
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina
  • All North Carolina State Courts

Education

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D., 1984

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 1978

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William H. Moss

Partner
  • 150 Fayetteville Street, Suite 2300
    Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Phone: 919.821.6665
  • Fax: 919.821.6800

Bill Moss has experience in all phases of civil litigation, including trial court and appellate representation. He has represented physicians, nurses, hospitals and other health care providers and organizations in medical malpractice actions at the trial and appellate levels. Bill has provided risk management advice to health care providers and defended manufacturers of medical products and devices. He has also represented insurers in coverage disputes.

Bill has experience in condemnation matters, including the representation of the North Carolina Department of Transportation in the defense of inverse condemnation lawsuits filed by property owners. He has also represented print and broadcast media in a variety of contexts, including First Amendment issues, pre-publication review, and the defense of defamation claims.

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • Saint Mary's School, Board of Visitors
  • Ravenscroft School, Trustee Advisory Council 
  • Past Member, Duke University Parents' Committee
  • Past Member, Elon University Parents Council
  • Past Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees, Ravenscroft School
  • Past Member, Board of Trustees, and Student Body President, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1977-78

Honors & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants (2008-2017)
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rated
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers (2009-2016)
  • John Motley Morehead Scholar (Now Morehead-Cain Scholarship)
  • Order of the Golden Fleece
  • Fran P. Pugh Loyalty Award, Ravenscroft School
  • Outstanding Volunteer Attorney, Wake County Volunteer Lawyer Program