Goolsby Law Firm, PLLC

Personal Injury Law & Criminal Defense Attorneys

DWI? Injured in a car accident? Goolsby Law Firm, PLLC can help. Located in Wilmington, NC we’ve been winning personal injury & criminal cases fro 25 years.

Thom Goolsby has a distinguished career and vast experience:

  • Trial Lawyer & Managing Attorney, 25 years
  • Tried HUNDREDS of jury and bench trials.
  • North Carolina Senator, 2 terms of office
  • Legal Counsel & Commissioner, Governor’s Crime Commission
  • Commissioner, North Carolina Courts Commission
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 18 year member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • International Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • International Association of Penal Law
  • International Institute of Higher Studies in… Read More


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Client Testimonials

  • "I was wrongfully charged with communicating a threat by a nearby business owner. Thankfully, I had Thom Goolsby as my attorney. He pushed the case to mediation where the alleged victim..."

  • "Thank you for having my criminal charges dismissed. I was originally charged with trespassing and intoxicated and disruptive. Senator Goolsby arranged for a simple deferred..."

  • "Thom helped me with my personal injury accident and he was very professional and got me a great settlement. He is such a kind and helpful person. Went the extra mile..."

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  • "Thom is an experienced trial lawyer. Not afraid to go to court. He is particularly knowledgeable his areas of practice, but he has a wide range of knowledge of legal matters..."

  • "I went to Thom Goolsby a while back for personal injury and he was amazing he helped to get me the most from a bad situation. He was very polite and professional so..."

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Meet The Attorney

Senator Thomas C. Goolsby has a long and distinguished career as a trial attorney, North Carolina senator and professor of law. He owns the Goolsby Law Firm, PLLC and currently serves as a Commissioner on both the North Carolina Crime Commission and the Courts Commission. Thom was born in Dothan, Alabama and raised in the little hamlet of Ellijay, tucked in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Georgia. He has resided with his family in Wilmington, North Carolina and for the last 25+ years has been practicing law in New Hanover County... Read More

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