Rick Pinto has been engaged in a varied civil litigation practice since 1980. He currently limits his practice to personal injury/wrongful death claims, construction claims, motor carrier claims, product liability litigation, insurance (both defense and coverage), and commercial litigation. While a majority of his work involves representing defendants, both individual and corporate, he also represents plaintiffs on commercial claims, as well as in serious personal injury and medical malpractice claims. He has tried over 220 cases to verdict, and practices in the state and federal courts in North Carolina. He has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, has been selected as a North Carolina Super Lawyer® (in Insurance Coverage) 2006–2013, as one of the Best Lawyers in America® 2006-2013, North Carolina Super Lawyer® Corporate Counsel Edition (Insurance Coverage) 2010-2013, Corporate Counsel® Top Lawyers 2010-2013, and as one of North Carolina’s Best Lawyers®.