Kristin is a board certified workers’ compensation specialist and is licensed to represent clients in workers’ compensation cases in North and South Carolina. Kristin was raised in Belmont, North Carolina and attended college at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, where she studied political science. She earned her Juris Doctor from Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University, and was involved with the Campbell Law Observer and Delta Theta Phi legal service fraternity.
As a native of the Charlotte area, Kristin returned to Charlotte to practice law and joined a well-respected insurance defense firm where she represented the interests of employers and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation claims and gained valuable experience.
Thereafter, Kristin followed her desire to help others and joined Oxner + Permar in 2009, representing the interests of injured workers. She has appeared often at the Industrial Commission and also represented clients at the Court of Appeals. Kristin has served as an instructor of continuing legal education seminars on various topics of workers’ compensation law. She is a member of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, South Carolina Advocates for Justice, South Carolina Bar Association, North Carolina Bar Association, and the Mecklenburg County Bar Association.
Outside of work Kristin enjoys spending time with her husband and son.
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