Raleigh, NC WW/Press/October 25, 2018- Robert Ellis Zaytoun, Founder & Managing Partner of the Zaytoun Law Firm was selected and distinguished as an exclusive President’s Circle Attorney for continuous excellence within the legal community into the Top Attorneys of North America 2018-2019 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
The Zaytoun Law Firm provides exceptional legal services to people harmed by negligence and wrongdoing, as well as to a wide range of physicians and medical practices involved in business, non-compete, or regulatory issues. Located in Raleigh, NC, they have dedicated, compassionate, and experienced attorneys that focus exclusively in civil litigation and trial advocacy in all Federal and State courts in North Carolina.
Robert Zaytoun, principal in Zaytoun Law Firm, began his career in 1976.He became a member with the Florida Bar in 1977 and continues in good standing. Robert entered the private practice of law in Raleigh in 1982, focused on criminal defense. His practice soon evolved into representing injured people in personal injury cases. Over the last 25 years, his practice has grown to specializing in catastrophic personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful death, business litigation, torts, health care fraud and abuse, product liability, managed care litigation and Qui Tam Whistle Blower litigation.
Robert’s zealous representation of clients is the benchmark of his success as a litigation attorney. Whether he’s appearing in the state or federal courts, by his clients’s side at arbitration or mediation, or advocating for justice through his many professional memberships, Robert’s commitment to leveling the playing field for his clients is evident in every aspect of his practice of law.
Robert earned his law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1975, after having earned his bachelor’s degree in 1971, also at UNC-CH. Robert’s blood runs Carolina blue and he enjoys taking in Carolina sporting eve with friends and family, especially Tar Heel basketball. He is a member of the Member – North Carolina State Bar, Member – North Carolina Bar Association (Member, Sections on Health Law, Litigation and also Member of Litigation Council),Member – Wake County Bar Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1988-1990),Member – American Bar Association (Member, Health Law Section and Litigation Section),Member – North Carolina Advocates for Justice (Board of Governors, 1989-1997; Executive Committee, 1990-1993; Professional Negligence Section; Vice Chairman 2000-2002; Chairman, 2002-2003),Member – Susie Sharp Inn of Court, Member – North Carolina College of Advocacy, Member – American Association for Justice, Member – American Board of Trial Advocates,Board of Directors, Tryon Palace Council of Friends, and Executive Producer, “Fighting Words” film, 2007. He is also very active in his community, serving 10 years as the only non-physician(and lawyer) on the North Carolina Health and Wellness Trust Fund Commission and serves on the Board of Directors Farm Pilot Project a non-profit company located in Tampa, Florida, dedicated to the development of innovative technologies to protect ground water from damaging animal waste pollution.
Outside of his law practice, Robert loves the outdoors and is an avid cyclist, hiker, and backpacker. He lives in Raleigh and has six adult children.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.