Attorneys for Injured People

Harper Law Firm is focused on
Workers' Compensation & Personal Injury.

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Fighting for Your Rights
Sylva, NC Lawyer personal injury an auto injury
The Harper Law Team

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At the Harper Law Firm, PLLC, our legal practice is focused on Workers’ Compensation  and helping people who have been injured in serious motor vehicle accidents.
We will let you know all of your options, and walk you through the process. Based in Sylva, NC

Worker's Compensation

At the Harper Law Firm, PLLC (Sylva, NC) , we have more than twenty-five years experience helping all types of people who have been injured at work. Over the years, we’ve helped nurses, firemen, law enforcement officers, furniture delivery workers, and people working in almost every type of job.

Personal Injury

We also represent people who have suffered physical injuries after being involved in serious vehicle accidents, including people hit by large tractor trailers. Every case is different, but if you’ve been injured in a vehicle crash, you may be entitled to financial compensation. Please contact us today.

Have You Been Injured?

For more than 25 years, Richard (“Rick”) Harper has been representing injured people in from the mountains of Western North Carolina. He is now joined in practice by his wife Patti and sons Josh and David, who are also personal injury and workmans’ compensation attorneys.

At the Harper Law Firm, PLLC, our legal practice is focused on Workers’ Compensation (helping employees who have been injured at work) and Personal Injury Auto Torts (helping people who have been injured in serious motor vehicle accidents).

​Our office is located in Sylva, but we serve clients throughout Western North Carolina, including Asheville, Hendersonville, Clyde, Canton, Waynesville, Franklin, Cherokee, Bryson City, and Murphy.

Rick has been named the 2019 and 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in the category of Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants for the Asheville metro area.

If you’ve been injured, speak with an attorney at The Harper Law Firm to learn more about your legal options.

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To serve our clients the way we would like to be served. We are a family practice, and our reputation in Jackson County, NC is integral to the way we conduct business with you and your family.
Our History
Richard Harper has been practicing law since 1981 and has owned his own law practice in Sylva since 1993. His practice focuses on representing injured workers in the workers’ compensation system and others with personal injuries.
Vision
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When you are injured, whether on the job or outside of work, you need to be sure that your legal needs are taken care of. We strive to do our very best with every case and every client.
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What People are Saying:
I liked being treated as a real person and not just a number or case. Everyone was real informative and super nice. I will recommend their services….”
– Robert T.

Our  Attorneys

Attorney Richard B. Harper

Richard Harper has been practicing law since 1981 and has owned his own law practice in Sylva since 1993. His practice focuses on representing injured workers in the workers’ compensation system and others with personal injuries.

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Attorney Patti Owen Harper

Patti Owen Harper began practicing law in 1981.
In recent years her practice has focused on workers’ compensation, while she has previous experience in wills and estates. She also serves as the firm’s office manager.

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Attorney David W. Harper

David W. Harper returned to the mountains after graduating from the University of North Carolina School of Law in May 2015 and passing the July 2015 North Carolina Bar Examination.

David’s practice focuses on representing injured employees in workers’ compensation claims, as well as assisting plaintiffs in personal injury lawsuits.

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Attorney Joshua O. Harper

Josh Harper joined the family firm after beginning his legal career as a litigation associate at one of North Carolina’s largest law firms.

Josh now focuses his practice on representing claimants in workers’ compensation matters, as well as assisting plaintiffs in personal injury lawsuits.

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Contact:

 

Phone: (828) 586-3305
Fax:     (828) 586-4795
Email: kurt@harperlawfirm.com

Monday – Friday  |  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Closed for Lunch | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Saturday |  Appointment Only
Sunday | Closed

The Harper Law Firm, PLLC

 

P.O. Box 395
1336 Savannah Drive
Sylva, North Carolina 28779

 

 

Disclaimer

Information presented on this website should not be construed as formal legal advice, nor should it be construed as forming an attorney-client relationship.  Additionally, sending an email to The Harper Law Firm, PLLC or any of its lawyers at the email addresses set forth in this website will not create an attorney-client relationship.

Testimonials contained on this site are not intended to demonstrate a guarantee of outcome or result. Every case is different.