Thurston Webb focuses his practice on appellate litigation, as well as general complex commercial litigation. Mr. Webb has extensive appellate experience representing clients in various federal courts of appeal, the U.S. Supreme Court, and various state appellate courts. Mr. Webb regularly served as appellate counsel for various Fortune 500 companies, and also has an extensive pro-bono appellate practice. Mr. Webb also has extensive experience in other litigation matters before federal and state trial courts, including contracts, business torts, class actions and ERISA.

After graduating magna cum laude from Wake Forest University School of Law, Mr. Webb served as a law clerk for two years, first for Judge Thomas D. Schroeder of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, and then for Judge Susan H. Black of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. While in law school, Mr. Webb was the Senior Notes and Comments Editor for the Wake Forest Law Review and also spent time as an intern at the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Middle District of North Carolina.

Mr. Webb has been recognized as a 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 North Carolina "Rising Star" for Business Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine.

Professional & Community Activities

North Carolina Bar Association, Member

Wake Forest Law Review, Senior Notes and Comments Editor (2008-2009)

7's for 7 Lacrosse Tournament, Founding Member

Education

  • Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D. (2009)
    Order of the Coif, magna cum laude
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., History and Economics (2005)

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2015)
  • North Carolina (2009)

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina (2010)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (2011)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (2012)
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina (2012)
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina (2012)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (2013)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (2013)
  • U.S. Supreme Court (2013)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (2014)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (2014)
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims (2014)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit (2015)

Clerkships

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit — Honorable Susan H. Black
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina — Honorable Thomas D. Schroeder

Who We Are

Suite 2800, 1100 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30309-4528
USA
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1001 West Fourth Street
Winston-Salem, NC, 27101-2400
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Thurston H. Webb

Experience Highlights

DuPont v. Kolon Industries
Represented DuPont before the Fourth Circuit in an appeal of a $919 million trial verdict. more
Abramski v. United States, U.S. Supreme Court
Represented former police officer Bruce Abramski in a successful cert petition and in merits briefing before the U.S. Supreme Court. The case more
Reliable Contracting Group v. Department of Veteran Affairs
Represented Reliable Contracting Group before the Federal Circuit in a successful appeal that resulted in overturning a decision by the Civilian more
Big Vision Private Limited v. DuPont
In a pending case, represents DuPont before the Second Circuit in an appeal of a summary judgment ruling in favor of DuPont. more