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Hampton Whittington, Mediator, Benson, North Carolina.

Hampton Whittington

Narron, O
2330 NC Hwy 50 North
P.O. Box 457
Benson, NC, 27504
Tel: 9192078523
Fax: (919) 894-1198
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Recognized to North Carolina Chapter for Mediation Other ADR Services: Early Neutral Evaluation
  • Practice Commenced: 1996
  • Total Mediations (as of Apr 2020): 800
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Apr 2020): 10
Practice Percentages


Mr. Whittington has been a certified mediator since 1996.  Although he has continued to practice law full-time, he has mediated over 750 cases since being certified.

Mr. Whittington is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, American Academy of Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association, 11th Judicial Bar Association and Johnston County Bar Association. He served as President of the 11th Judicial Bar Association in 2000 and President of the Johnston County Bar Association in 1999. He served as Assistant District Attorney for the 11th Judicial District from 1979 to 1981. Mr. Whittington is admitted to practice in all North Carolina Courts, United States District Court (E.D.N.C.) and United States District Court (M.D.N.C.). He has a AV peer rating by Martindale Hubbell.

Case Experience

  • Commercial/Business
  • Contract Disputes
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Professional Negligence
  • Real Estate
  • Torts
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death


  • Davidson College, B.A. in History (1971)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D. with Honors (1975)

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Johnston County Planning Board, member 1984-2002 (chairman 1994-2001)
  • Johnston County Economic Development Commission, member 2004-present
  • Benson Area Chamber of Commerce, member since 1981 (Board of Directors, 1982-1984 and 2002-2003; President in 1984 and 2003)
  • Benson Centennial Celebration, chairman, 1987
  • Benson Museum of Local History, member since 1987 (Chairman, 1996-2000)
  • Banner Fire District, commissioner, 1986-present
  • Benson Lions Club, 1980 to present
  • Benson EMS Squad Advisory Committee, 1988-present
  • Benson Recreation Committee, member 1982-1985
  • Youth Baseball Coach, 1980-1997
  • Youth Basketball Coach, 1983-1993
  • Benson Citizen of the Year, 1994

Rates Information

$200.00 administrative fee $200.00 per hour mediation fee

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