Earl Taylor grew up on a family farm near Rocky Mount, North Carolina. After graduating from East Carolina University, he attended the University of North Carolina School of Law at Chapel Hill, graduating in 1986.
As a trial attorney, Mr. Taylor has been representing injured persons and their families for the past 29 years. He has successfully tried hundreds of cases and successfully settled thousands of cases. He has worked to achieve significant jury verdicts for personal injury, wrongful death, tractor-trailer accidents, trucking accidents, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, and motorcycle accidents.
Mr. Taylor has been honored as one of the Top Trial Lawyers in America by his inclusion in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
Another honor awarded to Mr. Taylor has been his invitation and acceptance into Rue Ratings' Best Attorneys of America. Less than 1% of the lawyers in America have been invited into its membership.
His North Carolina peers have also selected Mr. Taylor to the North Carolina Super Lawyers list.