What We Stand For
Kline Law Office is on the side of the victim, not large corporations or insurance companies. The only way for a victim of an injury to level the playing field against powerful interests is to have a dedicated and competent lawyer on his/her side. Insurance companies and defendants pay compensation according to the demands of the law.
Kline Law Office hopes that by representing victims of injuries that we reinforce values of safety and responsibility. Our commitment is to our clients, to safety, and to incident prevention.
Our goal is justice.
Cases We Handle
Kline Law Office primarily serves injured people hurt by the negligence. We are a Personal Injury and Civil Litigation Practice. We may accept representation of individuals in need of various kinds of legal help. Principally, we are experienced and qualified to represent individuals involved in serious auto wrecks, incidents involving premises liability, dog bites, slips and falls, products liability, and wrongful death.
About Attorney Ray Kline
Attorney Kline is a dedicated personal injury lawyer, and he started Kline Law Office 2001 to serve the injured in North Carolina. Before starting Kline Law Office, he worked at an insurance defense law firm and later a large prominent North Carolina injury law firm in Raleigh/Durham working all stages of an injury case from the initial interview to settlement in most cases, or a fight with the insurance company, if necessary. Mr. Kline grew up in Hadley, Massachusetts and Tuscaloosa, Alabama, where he attained the rank of Eagle Scout and traveled the southeastern U.S. to play in soccer tournaments and chess tournaments. He also graduated as a valedictorian at Central High School.
He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Bachelor of Arts in Political Science) and from Boston University School of Law. At UNC, Mr. Kline served as a chair and judge on the Undergraduate Honor Court, while also playing with the UNC Rugby Club. While in Boston, he served on the editorial board of the Boston University Journal of Science and Technology Law. He is a member of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, the North Carolina State Bar, and the North Carolina Bar Association.
Mr. Kline is admitted to practice in all of the federal and state courts in North Carolina, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He has successfully tried numerous personal injury cases to jury verdict in North Carolina, and he proudly represents the injured.
Kline Law Office has detail oriented and hard-working case management paralegal/legal assistant staff with insurance claims and medical backgrounds. Using strong organizational, filing, secretarial and computer skills, our staff is professional and courteous interacting with clients and medical providers. The work involves requesting medical records/bills, reviewing them, and putting together demand packages for sending to insurance companies for personal injury claims.
Laura Coutts works as a senior case manager for Kline Law Office. Ms. Coutts has worked on hundreds of personal injury cases in her work as an adjuster in the insurance business. She also worked on hundreds of personal injury cases as a lead assistant to Attorney Ray Kline and, previously, another prominent North Carolina attorney. Ms. Coutts graduated from the College of Charleston, where she majored in Philosophy and minored in Psychology.
We work for you
List of North Carolina Towns and Cities where we have handled cases so far.
Aberdeen, Ahoskie, Angier, Apex, Asheville, Ayden, Bailey, Benson, Boone, Bunn, Burgaw, Burlington, Cameron, Carolina Beach, Carrboro, Carthage, Cary, Castalia, Chapel Hill, Charlotte, China Grove, Clayton, Clemmons, Cleveland, Clinton, Coats, Creedmoor, Dudley, Dunn, Durham, Erwin, Fayetteville, Four Oaks, Franklin, Franklinton, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Gastonia, Gibsonville, Goldsboro, Graham, Greensboro, Greenville, Halifax, Henderson, Hendersonville, Hickory, High Point, Hillsborough, Holly Springs, Hope Mills, Jacksonville, Kittrell, Knightdale, Laurinburg, Lenoir, Lewisville, Lexington, Lillington, Littleton, Louisburg, Lumberton, Manteo, Matthews, Mebane, Middlesex, Mooresville, Morehead City, Morrisville, Mount Airy, Mount Olive, Murphy, Nashville, New Bern, Oxford, Pembroke, Pine Level, Pinehurst, Pittsboro, Princeton, Raeford, Raleigh, Roanoke Rapids, Rockingham, Rodanthe, Rocky Mount, Rolesville, Roseboro, Roxboro, RTP, Salisbury, Sanford, Sedalia, Selma, Shelby, Siler City, Smithfield, Snow Hill, Southern Pines, Spring Hope, Spring Lake, Statesville, Tarboro, Thomasville, Wake Forest, Warrenton, Washington, Wendell, Wilmington, Winston-Salem, Youngsville, and Zebulon
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We have been representing injured people in North Carolina since being licensed on September 2001. After working with a major triangle injury law firm, we have handled cases in 30 counties in North Carolina. Mr. Kline has tried cases in nine counties. Here is the list so far: Alamance County, Chatham County, Columbus County, Cumberland County (T), Dare County, Durham County (T), Edgecombe County, Forsyth County, Franklin County (T), Granville County, Halifax County, Harnett County (T), Henderson County, Hoke County, Johnston County (T), Lee County (T), Moore County, Nash County, New Hanover County, Onslow County, Orange County, Pender County, Pitt County, Sampson County, Vance County (T), Washington County, Wake County (T), Wayne County (T), Warren County, & Wilson County,
We have been hired as North Carolina counsel associated with other plaintiffs’ law firms throughout the United States, including from Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Virginia.
Some of the Insurance Companies and Claims Services have dealt with:
Allstate, Nationwide, State Farm, Progressive, GEICO, Sedgwick, Claims Management, Selective, Integon, GMAC, 21st Century, Orion, NC Farm Bureau, Travelers, Liberty Mutual, USAA, Auto Owners, CNA, Zurich, Kemper, Cinncinati, Fireman’s, Erie, Windsor, Utica, Penn National, Hartford, New York Central, Safeco, Direct General, Discovery, T.H.E., Trinity, Carolina, Farmers, Viking, Montgomery, Royal & Sun Alliance, Horace Mann, Republic Western, Key Risk, Church Mutual, Alliance Mutual, Lincoln General, Universal, AAA, Warsaw, American Guaranty, Northland, Central Mutual, Peerless, American Heartland, Amica, Grain Dealers Mutual, Scottsdale, Chubb, Philadelphia, Infinity, State National, Swing, Guide One, Greenvile Casualty, Metropolitan, GAB Robins, York, Sentry, American, Great West, RLI, Berkely Mid-Atlantic, Risk Management Services, RSKCo, Encompass, Hertz, ACE American, Cendant, and more.
Also, we have handled claims against Wal-Mart, Lowe’s, Harris Teeter, Food Lion, Home Depot, and many more.
We have handled many claims involving third-party liability claims occurring on the job and involving workers compensation liens.
Kline Law Office is the Kline law firm in North Carolina that is a personal injury civil litigation practice.
We may work on matters, including:
- Personal Injury / Automobile Wrecks
- Civil Litigation
- Negligence and other Torts
- Premises Liability
- Unfair and Deceptive Trade Practices
- Unfair Claim Practices
Kline Law Office will work tirelessly for you. Do you have a case?