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Brian Elston Law is a personal injury attorney in Asheville, NC and is dedicated to fighting for the people who need it most. Our team is ready to take on your case in a variety of matters from personal injury, to workers comp, wrongful death, employment law, civil litigation, and more.
Education Law Chair appreciates recognition Chad Donnahoo, former Education Law Chair with the NC Bar Association, was recognized in April 2019 for successfully completing his term as Chair. The Education Law Section is a division of the North Carolina Bar...read more
A Good Old Fashioned Welcome Chad Donnahoo and Reed Williams joined Brian Elston Law on April 1, 2019. To commemorate the event, the Firm invited friends, family, and the local bar to the Patton Parker House. The event was a success. Jack's 47 offered their...read more
Chad Donnahoo Joins Brian Elston Law to be the go-to Burnsville Personal Injury Lawyer Yancey County native and friend Chad Ray Donnahoo joins Brian Elston Law as attorney and shareholder. Chad’s focus is representing employees in workers’ compensation and personal...read more
BRIAN ELSTON LAW ANNOUNCES CHAD RAY DONNAHOO AND REED WILLIAMS TO JOIN THE TEAM EFFECTIVE - APRIL 1st 2019 ASHEVILLE, NC. (April 1 st , 2019) – Brian Elston Law is pleased to announce local attorneys and friends Chad Ray Donnahoo and Reed G. Williams have joined the...read more
Immigration and Benefits? It is the law in North Carolina that all workers, even undocumented workers, have a right to file for workers' compensation benefits. Rivera v. Trapp, 135 N.C.App. 296, 519 S.E.2d 777 (1999). What happens if an injured worker is not able to...read more
Four years ago, my spouse had to make a choice: continue in the teaching profession (as she had been doing for 10+ years) or.....provide for her family and kids the way that she wanted to. At the time the General Assembly was reducing its funding to public schools....read more
Will my weekly check change if I start my own business? "Weekly checks" the are benefits an injured worker receives when they are injured on the job. The weekly checks, legally known as temporary total benefits or temporary partial benefits, are provided to injured...read more
Advocating for Workers' Rights "At the present time, thousands of jobs a week are disappearing in the wake of automation and other production efficiency techniques. Black and white, we will all be harmed unless something grand and imaginative is done. The unemployed,...read more
Resolution for 2018! Here's to 2018, and a thanks to 2017.... In 2017, Brian Elston Law concluded a very heavily litigated case. The workers' compensation case reached the North Carolina Court of Appeals all the way from the deputy commissioner level. During the...read more
BURN INJURIES AT A RESTAURANT Work- related burns are one of the primary causes of occupational injuries in the restaurant industry. Burn injuries occur frequently everyday than most restaurant owners care to admit. Working in the restaurant industry comes with the...read more