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Mr. Douglas A. Petho

Mr. Douglas A. Petho

Price, Petho & Anderson
  • Personal Injury, Legal Malpractice, Animal & Dog Law...
  • North Carolina
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Attorney Douglas A. Petho joined the firm in 1993. He is a graduate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in the Administration of Criminal Justice in 1988. He earned his law degree from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill in 1991. Mr. Petho is a native of the Charlotte area.

Mr. Petho began his trial career as an Assistant District Attorney for the 1st Judicial District of North Carolina serving under the Hon. H.P. Williams. In that position, Mr. Petho was tasked with the prosecution of both misdemeanor and felony charges in a seven county district of Eastern North Carolina.

Since joining the firm in 1993, attorney Petho’s primary focus has been the litigation of plaintiff’s personal injury suits. He has successfully tried hundreds cases to jury verdict involving automobile accidents, trucking accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip and fall accidents, animal attacks, intentional torts and work related accidents. He has served as a representative of the plaintiff’s bar on the Mecklenburg County District Court Rules Committee and has served as an arbitrator in numerous insurance disputes.

In 2011, Mr. Petho achieved an “AV Preeminent” rating by Martindale Hubbell, their highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. He is an active member in the North Carolina Advocates for Justice and a member of both the Personal Injury and Workers Compensation Division. He is a member of the North Carolina Stat Bar, North Carolina Bar Association and Mecklenburg County Bar Association.

Mr. Petho is married with two daughters, all of whom are active members of Saint Matthew Catholic Church.

University of North Carolina School of Law
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Professional Experience
Trial Attorney
Price, Petho & Anderson
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Litigation Attorney. I have personally tried to verdict over 200 civil jury trials and handled thousands of cases involving personal injuries, worker's compensation claims, wrongful death and products liability claims. Call for a free consultation.
Assistant District Attorney
District Attoneys Office 1st Judicial District
Speaking Engagements
AV Preeminent
Martindale Hubbell
Professional Associations
North Carolina State Bar
North Carolina Advocates for Justice
North Carolina Bar Association
Mecklenburg County Bar Association
American Bar Association
North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Animal & Dog Law
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Products Liability
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Medical Malpractice
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  • English: Spoken, Written
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Price, Petho & Anderson
Charlotte, NC
1430 Elizabeth Ave
Charlotte, NC 28204
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Price, Petho & Anderson
Rockingham, NC
801 E Broad Ave
Rockingham, NC 28379
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Telephone: (910) 895-9810
Price, Petho & Anderson
Rutherfordton, NC
224 N Main St
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
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