Full-Service Law Practice Serving Raleigh, North Carolina

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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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5-Star Ratings on Google

Lawyer Raleigh NC

Wake County Law Professionals

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Since 1962, the attorneys at Mast Law Firm have been providing strong legal services to clients in Raleigh 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 Raleigh lawyers who put their client desires first – anywhere they are found.

Raleigh Attorneys on Your Side

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 ticket, personal injury claim, estate 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.

What Sets Our Law Firm Apart?

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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 Raleigh 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.

Reasons To Choose Our Raleigh Attorneys

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The Mast Law Firm has provided our services in the Raleigh area for more than 45 years. You’ll receive premium legal care and counsel at an affordable price.

At the Mast Law Firm, we work carefully to meet your future and immediate needs. We’ve developed a reputation for outstanding legal representation. Contact us today to meet with one of our experienced lawyers.

Full-Service Law Firm – Our Legal Services

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Our attorneys have represented clients with complex legal needs in a variety of areas, such as:

Personal Injury & Wrongful Death Raleigh NC

A personal injury attorney at Mast Law Firm will work closely with you to get an accurate estimate of your damages and push for a fair settlement. Every client receives our individual attention. We’re here to help you navigate the confusing legal waters while you focus your energy on healing physically and emotionally.

Work Injuries/Worker’s Compensation

business attorneyIf you have been injured on the job, we can help. Our work injury attorneys have decades of experience helping injured workers in North Carolina receive the workers’ compensation they deserve. People often refer to this as just “worker’s comp” or even “workmen’s compensation,” depending on the area.

Domestic & Family Law, Including Divorce

The family law attorneys at Mast have more than four decades of experience in all fields of family law. To discuss your family law concern, please get in touch with an attorney at our law offices in Smithfield or Garner today.

Equitable Distribution of Property and Separation Agreements.

The equitable distribution of property is one of the most contentious aspects of a divorce or legal separation. Are you afraid you’re not going to end up with your fair share? Contact the lawyers of Mast Law Firm in Smithfield or Garner, North Carolina, today. Going through a nasty divorce can easily be the hardest thing you go through in life. Let the experienced professionals at Mast help you through this with precise, logical, and knowledgeable advice and guidance.

Child Custody, Visitation, and Child Support

The child custody and visitation attorneys of Mast Law Firm can help you protect and enforce your rights as a parent. Please get in touch with our law firm today to discuss your concerns about child custody and visitation. Child custody is no simple matter. The final decision is left to the family court and the judge who hears your case. It would be best if you had a Raleigh attorney that’ll put you in the best position possible. We’ll do just that.

Estate Planning; Wills, Trust, Powers of Attorney

The Mast Law Firm will help you and your family navigate the confusing ins and outs associated with trusts, wills, and estates. We’ll simplify the process, and we’ll be here years down the road to help you figure out and distribute everything properly. It’s important to us that your legal documents are still current and helpful for you decades down the road when you need them and can’t be overwritten or cast off easily. Learn more about estate planning and trusts.

Insurance Disputes & Litigation

lawyers in smithfield nc 1You don’t need to navigate confusing insurance disputes alone. Mast Law Firm lawyers will ensure all of your insurance disputes are handled fairly. Insurance litigation can get extremely confusing and hard to navigate. You need a Raleigh attorney to help push your case through as quickly as possible. We’re prepared to talk today; Feel free to call or visit us in person to discuss details. The experienced lawyers at Mast Law Firm have the knowledge necessary to ensure you see the best outcome.

Raleigh Criminal & Traffic Offenses

It only takes a small gap in your attention to break a traffic law. Our traffic attorneys at Mast can help you reduce points added to your driving record and protect you in court. The faster we can get on top of your case, the better the outcome will be. Please contact us right after you are charged so we can help you fight the violation.

What Makes Us Unique?

We take pride in doing our absolute best for every client by carrying our firms’ foundations of personal attention, comprehensive legal counsel, and affordable rates.

Our professional staff at the law firm of Mast, Johnson, Trimyer, Wright, Booker & Van Patten, PA is dedicated to providing responsive and effective legal service to all of our clients. We strive to earn the trust of our clients. Our team understands legal cases can affect lives in ways unimaginable. Call us at (800) 280-6676 for the best attorneys for your case.

Our Practice Areas

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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.

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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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Workers' Compensation

Nobody wants to be injured at work, but if you are you may be entitled to a variety of benefits, including medical expenses and a portion of your lost wages. Are you getting everything workers’ compensation owes you? Take the stress off your family and get the money you need to pay your bills.

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Traffic Cases

Trying to handle a traffic ticket on your own can be stressful, frustrating, and a waste of your time. Tickets can affect your license and drastically increase your insurance premiums for three years. Don’t simply pay a ticket without consulting with an attorney who can navigate traffic court for you.

Personal Injury

personal-injury-lawyers-smithfield-2If you are injured by the negligence or recklessness of another person, retaining a lawyer as soon as possible can help you and is often vital to preserve your right to recover damages. Our personal injury attorneys have been handling injury and death claims since the 1960's.

We can help you handle the financial stress that an unexpected injury or death can cause from a car or truck accident, work accident, or other unfortunate events.

Learn more now about personal injury claims.

Personal Injury

Wrongful Death and injuries as a result of another's negligence.
Car/Auto Accident Injury
Trucking Injury
Boating Injuries
Motorcycle Accidents

Work Injury and Workers' Compensation

On-the-job injuries

Development of an occupational illness.

Construction Injuries

Construction accidents, particularly due to insufficient safety precautions

Domestic and Family Law Issues

Divorce and Separation Agreements
Property Settlement
Alimony and Post-Separation Support
Contempt matters

Child Custody, Child Support, Adoptions

Legal vs. Physical Custody

Custody Agreement s vs. Custody Orders

Criminal Offenses

Criminal Offenses Including:

Misdemeanor and Felony charges

Insurance Disputes

Insurance disputes including:

Bad Faith Litigation

Estate Planning

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


Malpractice Including:

Medical Malpractice
Nursing Home Negligence

Corporate and Business Transactions

Business Contracts and 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)

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The Legal Process in North Carolina

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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.


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

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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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