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Larry B. Sitton

Larry B. Sitton


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Larry Sitton has represented a number of banks, insurance companies, and large corporations in significant commercial litigation.  He has defended numerous class actions in both state and federal courts involving various commercial disputes and consumer fraud actions.

  • Martindale-Hubbell's top ("AV") Peer Review Rating *
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers, Listed Business Litigation (2006-2015), and as one of the "Top 100" attorneys in North Carolina (2006, 2007)
  • Selected to Super Lawyers Business Edition list, Business Litigation (2013-2015) 
  • Selected by his peers as 2009 Charlotte Best Lawyers Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year (Copyright 2009 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.)
  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America® (Woodward/White, Inc.), Antitrust Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, listed more than 25 years
  • Recognized by Chambers and Partners, USA, as one of North Carolina Leaders, Antitrust (2005), Litigation (2005-2009), General Commercial Litigation (2010-2014), Senior Statesmen (2015, 2016)
  • Business North Carolina's Legal Elite Hall of Fame (2006), Top Antitrust Attorney in North Carolina (2005), Listed Antitrust (2003-2005), Litigation (2003-2005)

 * CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedure's standards and policies.



  • Clerkship, The Honorable Eugene A. Gordon, U.S. District Court for Middle District of North Carolina
Thought Leadership


Published Works



  • Wake Forest University School of Law, LL.B., cum laude, 1964
  • Wake Forest University, B.A., cum laude, 1961
  • North Carolina, 1964
  • United States District Court, Western District of North Carolina
  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States District Court, Middle District of North Carolina
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • Past president, North Carolina Bar Association
  • Permanent member, Judicial Conference for the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Master of the Bench, Chief Justice Joseph Branch Inn of Court
Academic Honors
  • Hankins Scholar
  • Babcock Scholar
  • Phi Beta Kappa
Military Service
  • U.S. Army

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