Zaytoun & Ballew is very pleased to announce the addition of PJ Puryear as Partner with the Firm

Paul J. Puryear, Jr. Mr. Puryear brings over a decade of litigation experience to Zaytoun & Ballew, including complex litigation, jury trials and appeals in state and federal courts, as well as robust arbitration and administrative hearing experience. Since joining the firm as Of Counsel in 2022, PJ has continued to serve clients in complex commercial litigation, qui tam, and employment-related needs, while expanding his practice to include matters involving medical negligence, catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, trucking, and maritime law cases. We are proud to have PJ join us as a partner. The future is bright at Zaytoun & Ballew. We continue to welcome referrals and associations in the following … [Read more...]

Lab Reporting Error Leads to $1.8 Million Settlement

The law firm of Zaytoun & Ballew, PLLC of Raleigh, North Carolina reports a pre-suit $1,800,000 settlement of a dispute arising from a laboratory testing company reporting the wrong results to a customer (“Ms. A”). In 2009, Ms. A hired the lab to perform certain testing. The results Ms. A received indicated certain medical risks. Relying on these results, and in consultation with her healthcare providers, Ms. A elected to take prophylactic surgical action, including an immediate and irreversible surgery followed by a second such surgery in 2018. Prior to the 2018 surgery, Ms. A asked the lab to provide another copy of her test results to her healthcare provider, which it did and which were a replica of the wrong 2009 test results … [Read more...]

Robert Zaytoun featured in Attorney at Law Magazine

The latest issue of Attorney At Law magazine profiles Zaytoun & Ballew's managing partner Robert Zaytoun. Robert is featured on the cover of the magazine and in an article where Robert discusses his career, passion for the law, and purposeful efforts in community outreach and mission work. You can read the article here. … [Read more...]

Zaytoun & Ballew Law Firm and Robert Zaytoun featured in Lawyers Weekly for $10.35 Million Settlement in Outer Banks Power Outage Class Action

Zaytoun & Ballew Law Firm, and Managing Partner Robert Zaytoun, were recently featured in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly for a $10.35 million class-action settlement the firm helped achieve for victims of the power outage impacting Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands last summer. A copy of the article can be seen here. The settlement was recently approved by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina.  For more information about the settlement, or if you think you may qualify as a class member, go to … [Read more...]