Personal injury Lawyer
Personal injury Lawyer

Full-Service Law Practice Serving Coats North Carolina

Based in Smithfield & Garner , NC.
Advocating For Clients Since 1962

Divorce Lawyer · Injury and Death Cases
Work Injuries · Traffic Cases

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death
Work Injuries
Medical Malpractice
Wills, Estate Planning & Trusts
Family Law & Divorce
DWIs & Traffic Tickets
Criminal Defense
Business Formation & Litigation
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Personal injury Lawyer
Personal injury Lawyer

Lawyer Coats NC

Harnett County Law Professionals

Since 1962, the attorneys at Mast Law Firm have been providing strong legal services to clients in Coats and all throughout the eastern North Carolina region. Though our law practice focuses on Wake and Johnston County, we have no issues reaching out and working with anyone across the state of North Carolina. The Mast Firm has earned a reputation for being a sensible group of hard-working local Coats lawyers who put their client desires first – anywhere they are found.

Coats Attorneys on Your Side

Attorney in Coats, North Carolina Since 1962.
Mast Law is big enough to manage the most difficult court cases. As well, we target our legal approach to our clients’ particular requirements. If you’d like to see a reliable local attorney regarding a traffic ticketpersonal injury claimestate planning need, or a family law matter, feel free to speak to us. We’re prepared to help you when you need it. No making an appointment a week away, we want to hear your concerns now and get the ball rolling on any paperwork or information that we need to gather.

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What Sets Our Law Firm Apart?

For more than four decades, our attorneys have represented plaintiffs and defendants in a wide variety of legal cases. With that kind of experience, we know what to expect – and what YOU should expect. We will make sure you get the solid legal representation you expect whatever type of case you have.

Aggressive Representation in NC Personal Injury Cases

Our Coats personal injury attorneys fight aggressively for you. Whether you were injured in a car, truck, medical malpractice accident, or were injured at work, we will fight to obtain the maximum amount of financial compensation from the responsible parties.
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Our Practice Areas

Since 1962, the attorneys at The Mast Firm have provided effective legal representation to clients throughout eastern North Carolina. While our legal practice focuses on Johnston County and Wake County, we also service neighboring counties with ease.

Family Law

Protecting your parental rights and financial assets. Dedicated to using our compassion and experience to help you find the best solution to your family law dilemma. Our goal is to understand your needs and overcome your challenges in cases from child custody, spousal support to divorce, and more.

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Work Injury and Workers’ Compensation

On-the-job injuriesDevelopment of an occupational illness

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Traffic Offenses

Speeding Tickets, Careless and Reckless Driving, and Driving While Impaired (DWI)

Personal Injury

If you are injured by the negligence or recklessness of another person, retaining a lawyer as soon as possible can...

Work Injury and Workers’ Compensation

On-the-job injuries Development of an occupational illness

Construction Injuries

Construction accidents, particularly due to insufficient safety precautions

Family Law

Protecting your parental rights and financial assets. Dedicated to using our compassion and experience to help you find the best...

Child Custody, Child Support, Adoptions

Legal vs. Physical Custody Custody Agreements vs. Custody Orders

Criminal Offenses

Misdemeanor and Felony charges

Insurance Disputes

Bad Faith Litigation

Estate Planning

Wills and Probates Living Wills Powers of Attorney Healthcare Power of Attorney Trusts


Medical Malpractice Nursing Home Negligence

Corporate and Business Transactions

Business Contracts & Negotiations Formation and Startup – Corporations, Limited Liability Companies (LLC), Partnership Agreements, and S Corps

Traffic Offenses

Speeding Tickets, Careless and Reckless Driving, and Driving While Impaired (DWI)

The Legal Process in North Carolina

Filing a lawsuit can be the appropriate course of action to take in order to resolve a dispute, particularly in instances where there has been a breach of contract or negligence leading to injury. It is best if the Plaintiff can sufficiently determine that certain elements are in place before proceeding with a lawsuit and this is where the assistance of a good lawyer can be beneficial. In the end, having a case heard by a jury of peers can be the best way to resolve a case.

Mast Law Firm | Full Service Lawyers | Smithfield, Garner

Summons and Complaint

The lawsuit process starts with the Plaintiff's attorneys filing a Summons and Complaint at the Clerk’s office, which is then served to the Defendant by the Sheriff or by certified mail.

Answer to the Complaint

The Defendant has thirty days to file an Answer to the Complaint and the Defendant's lawyer may request an extension of 30 additional days. A Reply to the Answer may be filed.

Discovery Phase

This is where each side is allowed to request production of documents that the other side possesses. This can take several months to complete.


A date & time is scheduled for all lawsuit parties, including a court-appointed mediator, insurance adjustors or others, to determine if the lawsuit can be settled before going to trial.


A particular month and week will be determined for the trial, but the actual trial could take place on any day of that week, or be pushed to a later date.

Serving Clients throughout North Carolina including Wake County, Johnston County and beyond.

Service Areas include Clayton Lawyer · Garner Lawyer · Selma Lawyer · Smithfield Lawyer · Princeton Lawyer



Contact Us Today for a Consultation

Johnston County Law Offices
Mast Law Firm • 132 S 3rd St • Smithfield NC 27577

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Wake County Law Offices
10920 Cleveland Road, Suite 304 · Garner NC 27529

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