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Office Location

The Law Offices of John Drew Warlick Jr., P.A.
313 New Bridge Street
Jacksonville, NC 28540

Toll Free: 888-746-8094
Phone: 910-378-0556
Fax: 910-455-4068

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John Drew Warlick Jr.

John Drew Warlick Jr.

Jacksonville, North Carolina

Areas of Practice

  • Motor Vehicle Collisions
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Aviation Crashes
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Wrongful Death
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability
  • Tractor Trailer Accidents
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Insurance Malpractice
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Complex Litigation
  • State Trial Practice
  • Alcoholic Beverages

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1962
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 1963
  • North Carolina Court of Appeals, 1978
  • North Carolina Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • J.D. cum laude - 1962
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Law Review: University of North Carolina Law Review, 1960 - 1962
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    • B.A. - 1958
    • Major: Political Science


  • First Citizens Bank
  • Furniture Fair, Inc.

Honors and Awards

  • Listed in Personal Injury Section of Best Lawyers in America, 1987-Pres.
  • Civic Honor Award, Jacksonville/Onslow Chamber of Commerce, 2002
  • Distinguished Service Award, North Carolina State Bar, 2010
  • North Carolina Super Lawyer, 2007 - Present
  • Order of the Coif
  • Associate Editor, North Carolina Law Review
  • Fellow of American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Fellow of International Society of Barristers
  • North Carolina Legal Elite, 2009
  • Plaintiffs Lawyer of the Year for 2012 Wilmington, NC - Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigation
  • Super Lawyers, 2009 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Coastal Carolina Community College Board, Board Member, 1965 - 1979
  • University of North Carolina Wilmington, Board Member, 1979 - 1987
  • Jacksonville/Onslow Chamber of Commerce, Board Member/Government Affairs Vice President, 1999 - 2002
  • Coastal Carolina Community College Board, Board Member, 1994 - 1995
  • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, President, 1983 - 1984
  • North Carolina Board of Law Examiners, Member, 1979 - 1987
  • American Association for Justice, State Delegate, 1985 - 1986

Previous Names

  • John D. Warlick Jr.


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North Carolina Superlawyers

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“Best Lawyers in America” For personal injury 20 consecutive years

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“The Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers”
Selected by colleagues as preeminent in their field for more than 35 years.

John Drew Warlick

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Personal Injury Litigation


Wilmington, NC