Carl W. Hibbert


Carl Hibbert has assisted individuals, business owners, and families in the area of estate planning, estate administration, and taxation matters for over thirty years. He is a North Carolina board certified specialist in the area of estate planning and probate law.

He has been listed as a North Carolina "Super Lawyer" in the areas of Estate Planning & Probate and Tax by Super Lawyers magazine every year since 2006. He was recognized in Best Lawyers in America® for Trusts and Estates in 2018 and each of the 17 years preceding. Mr. Hibbert is AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.*

*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.

Professional & Community Activities

American Arbitration Association (AAA) Panel of Arbitrators, Member 

The Wake County Estate Planning Council, Past President

The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Fellow

North Carolina Certified Mediator (inactive)

Wake Forest Law Review, Past Editor


  • Wake Forest University, J.D. (1972)
  • Wake Forest University, B.A. (1970)

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina (1972)


  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Earning the trust and respect of each valued client, taking to heart our clients best long term interests as we achieve the client's goals.

Suite 1400, 4208 Six Forks Road
Raleigh, NC, 27609
t +1 919.420.1730
f +1 919.510.6112

Carl W. Hibbert

Experience Highlights

Financial planning and preparation of trust
Tax planning and preparation of trust for disabled client upon receipt of a personal injury settlement. more
Family settlement agreement
Represented individual in drafting of a family settlement agreement involving multiple parties after extensive negotiations to resolve conflicts and more
Tax and asset protection advice for the world's largest privately held software company
Represented the world's largest privately held software company on a real estate acquisition that included advice related to tax and asset protection more
Development of complex business transition plan for landscape company owners
Assisted landscape company owners with development of complex business transition plan involving multiple businesses to next generation. more