NC Workers' Compensation Attorney Ryan Bliss Joins the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin
Released on: March 01, 2012, 9:55 am
Law Offices of James Scott Farrin
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is pleased to welcome NC Workers' Compensation Attorney Ryan Bliss to the firm’s Workers’
Bliss has experience working on both sides of the Workers’ Compensation law, having
worked on the defense side prior to joining the firm. In addition to Workers’
Compensation, Bliss’ experience in law encompasses several areas including family
law, real estate, trust and estates.
Bliss enjoys working on the side of the law that helps injured NC workers because he
values the relationships that develop. Bliss is able to develop strong, meaningful
relationships with his clients while helping them navigate the complicated Workers’
“It is important to me to represent people who are most affected by an injury from
simply doing their job,” said NC Workersí Compensation Attorney Ryan Bliss. “Representing faceless companies
with lots of red tape on the defense side was not the reason I became a lawyer.”
Bliss received his J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s
School of Law, and his bachelor’s degree in English from North Carolina State
University in Raleigh, NC, where he graduated magna cum laude.
“I’m proud to be part of a team with such a great reputation in helping injured NC
workers,” Bliss said.
Bliss joins a team of 5 other NC Workersí Compensation Attorneys who have a wealth of experience helping injured
workers in North Carolina. Several have experience on both the defense and
plaintiff’s side of Workers’ Compensation law. In addition, the Workers’
Compensation team includes a former Deputy Commissioner and a former Special Deputy
Commissioner of the North Carolina Industrial Commission . The Workers’ Compensation
department also has three attorneys who are North Carolina Board Certified
Specialists in Workers’ Compensation law.
About the Firm:
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is headquartered in the American Tobacco Historic District, adjacent to
the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, in Durham, North Carolina, with 12 additional
offices statewide in Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Greenville, Goldsboro,
Henderson, New Bern, Raleigh, Roanoke Rapids, Rocky Mount, Sanford and Wilson. The
firm’s 27 attorneys focus on the following practice areas: Personal Injury, Workers’
Compensation, Social Security Disability, Intellectual Property, Civil Rights, Mass
Torts and Products Liability. Four of the attorneys are North Carolina Board
Certified Specialists in Workers’ Compensation Law and one is a North Carolina Board
Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law. The Law Offices of James
Scott Farrin is involved in the community, including sponsorship of local
philanthropic organizations and an active employee matching donation program.