Bennett-Guthrie Attorneys at Law



Practice Areas:

  • Civil Litigation Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Trial Practice
  • Workers Compensation Defense

Professional Recognition:

  • North Carolina Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017


  • Davidson College (B.A., Political Science, 2000)
  • University of North Carolina (J.D., 2004)

Leadership Positions:

  • Nominated for and elected to the position of President-Elect of the Forsyth County Bar Association for 2015-2016
  • Forsyth County Bar Association and 21st Judicial District Bar,
    President, 2016-2017

    • Vice-President 2014-2015
    • Chair, Ethics and Grievance Committee, 2011-2012
    • President, Young Lawyers Division, 2006-2007
  • North Carolina Bar Association
    • Co-Chair, 4ALL Participate Committee, 2007-2008

Presentations and Publications:

  • On April 14, 2014, Josh Bennett moderated a forum hosted by the Forsyth County Bar Association for the five candidates running for the new District Court seat in Forsyth County.
  • Instructor at "Medicine and Law 101 – A Medical Legal Liability Seminar for Health Care Providers": March 23, 2012, April 12, 2013, and May 15, 2015 Wake Forest University Baptist School of Medicine.
  • "The Applicability of the North Carolina Statute of Repose to Disease-Based Claims", Co-Author, The Defender, Winter 2008.

Other Memberships and Activities:

  • Rotary Club of Winston-Salem
  • Defense Research Institute
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina State Bar, 2004
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States District Courts
    • Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina

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1560 Westbrook Plaza Drive
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103
Telephone: 336-765-3121
Facsimile: 336-765-8622



Richard V. Bennett
Rodney A. Guthrie
Roberta King Latham
Joshua H. Bennett
Erik M. Harvey
Kimberly Shipley
Jasmine M. Pitt
Mitchell Blankenship