Ward Black Law is ranked Tier 1 for Personal Injury Litigation for Plaintiffs and Tier 2 for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions for Plaintiffs by U.S. News - Best Lawyers® 2013. The firm has been listed in this publication for three consecutive years.
Janet Ward Black has been selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® for seven consecutive years in the area of personal injury in Greensboro, N.C.. Most recently, she was named as Greensboro's 2014 Lawyer of the Year in the area of personal injury.
Janet Ward Black has been named in North Carolina Superlawyers by Law & Politics Magazine, including recognition on the list of the top 50 women attorneys in North Carolina, for seven consecutive years.
Janet Ward Black is rated with an AV Preeminent Rating in Martindale-Hubbell's American Registry of Lawyers. She has held this rating for 20 years.
Janet Ward Black (2010) and Afi Johnson-Parris (2013) have been named to North Carolina's Legal Elite based on a state-wide peer selection process. Inclusion in the Legal Elite places these attorneys in the top three percent of lawyers in the state.
Janet Ward Black has been rated with a perfect 10.0 score in the practice area of Social Security on Avvo. This rating is based on a lawyer's years in practice, professional achievements and industry recognition.
The attorneys at Ward Black Law in Greensboro, N.C., help people who need a powerful voice. If you have been hurt because of the negligence of others, you may not know what to do or say. Perhaps you have been injured at work, you have been in a car wreck or been injured by a dangerous drug or defective product. You may need legal guidance with a family matter, such as child custody or divorce. Maybe you have a social security or veterans disability claim. You may not know your rights. You may not be comfortable dealing with insurance companies. You may need legal help from local attorneys who care. The attorneys at Ward Black Law can help. We act as a powerful voice for our clients across North Carolina, taking the weight off their shoulders so they can focus on moving forward.
If you’ve been injured, give us a call.
Are you suffering from mesothelioma or other asbestos-related disease? Our attorneys have represented more than 800 victims of asbestos exposure. We will be a powerful voice for you.
If you were implanted with a Stryker hip replacement that has recently been recalled, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our experienced product liability attorneys for a free case review.
“When my father-in-law died from mesothelioma, I asked [Janet] Ward Black to help the family with the case. She was aggressive, compassionate and thorough. She has helped the family obtain fair compensation from the manufacturers of asbestos. I endorse [her] work.”
-Lloyd, fellow N.C. attorney
“Afi Johnson-Parris was very friendly, knowledgable and helpful. She took the time to answer all of my questions and walked me through the process of what I needed to expect in my case. She was easy to contact through both email and phone, and she was always readily available.”
- Monique, Child Custody client
“Nancy [Meyers] is by far the one of the best attorneys I have ever had the pleasure of dealing with. She made me and husband feel so at ease from the the first moment we met her. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for an attorney that is compassionate, caring and looking out for your best interest.”
- Sherri, Medical Malpractice client