Almost 50 Years Of Experience
Resolving Legal Issues

Charles K. McCotter Jr.’s law practice is centered on high-quality and honest legal work at a fair price.

Representing Clients Throughout 

Eastern North Carolina From My Office In New Bern

My Practice Areas

Admiralty And Maritime Law
Admiralty And Maritime Law
Dispute Resolution
Dispute Resolution
Additional Areas of Practice
Additional Areas Of Practice
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Putting Your Needs First

I have nearly 50 years of experience, including 16 years of experience as a United States Magistrate Judge. I represent clients in a variety of complex legal matters in both state and federal courts. My knowledge of North Carolina’s legal system allows me to address all of your concerns with the personal attention and care you deserve.

I provide superior legal services in a manner consistent with your individual needs, goals and economic interests.

Focused On Finding The Best Resolution

My law firm has extensive experience handling a variety of legal matters, including:

  • Admiralty and maritime cases
  • Mediation and arbitration cases
  • Wills and estates
  • Personal injury cases
  • Business law
  • Civil cases

I am a North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission Certified Superior Court Mediator. I have conducted over 2,500 mediations and arbitrations in a wide variety of cases. As a mediator and arbitrator, I serve as a neutral and impartial facilitator to assist the parties in resolving disputes through a complete exploration of settlement options, with the goal of avoiding protracted, expensive litigation.

I am also Of Counsel to the Zaytoun Ballew & Taylor Law Firm

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Estate Planning From An Attorney Who Understands Your Situation

Your estate plan should not only protect your legacy, but also act as a guide for your friends and family after you pass away. I understand how to build a thorough strategy that takes your interests, family relationships and complex assets into consideration. I can help you create everything from a simple will to a series of trusts that will protect the wealth you have worked hard to acquire.

With almost 50 years of legal experience, I have helped countless clients and I understand the unique aspects of your situation. Contact my firm to start building your estate plan today.

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Charles K. McCotter Jr.

Charles K. McCotter Jr.

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Charles K. McCotter Jr.

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