Myron T. Hill, Jr.The Hill Law Firm specializes in the representation of individuals charged with crimes in both the federal and state systems throughout eastern North Carolina. Myron T. Hill, Jr. is committed to providing superior legal representation to a diverse group of clientele. He has been practicing law in Greenville, North Carolina for over 30 years in the historic William H. Long House which is located on the corner of 4th and Cotanche Streets in downtown Greenville, North Carolina. His 30 plus years of experience has afforded him irreplaceable insight, knowledge and skills necessary to expertly defend clients facing criminal charges. Mr. Hill personally meets with each client to determine if he is the right attorney to effectively represent the individual on his or her particular charge. This allows him to give each legal matter the time, resources and energy necessary to fight for the best possible results. There is never a charge for an initial consultation with the law firm.The prosecution has many resources at its disposal. So should you. Myron T. Hill, Jr. utilizes a number of experts to build his case. These include private investigators, mitigation, polygraph, ballistic, handwriting and forensic experts, some who formerly worked in law enforcement. From the initial consultation, Mr. Hill and his staff conduct their own investigation. In some cases, he is able to interview witnesses before the government. His goal is to obtain the information needed to convince the prosecutor not to bring charges. If preventing charges is not possible, he then uses the information to zealously defend his clients. Myron T. Hill, Jr. personally selects the individuals that can benefit from his legal representation. He does this to give each of his clients the personal attention they deserve. He is always available to answer questions and concerns and returns his telephone calls within a business day.Throughout the years, the law firm has produced a Federal United States District Court Judge, a Federal United States Magistrate Judge, a North Carolina Supreme Court Justice and a North Carolina District Court Judge. The fact that these four lawyers excelled to federal and state judgeships demonstrates the excellence and expertise that has been evident at this law firm for many years.Myron T. Hill, Jr. completed his undergraduate studies at Duke University and his law degree at Wake Forest University. He is past president of numerous legal organizations and is active in church and civic activities in Greenville, North Carolina.

Education

  • Duke University: Bachelor of Arts 1977-1981
  • Wake Forest University School of Law: Juris Doctor 1981-1984

Awards

  • Martindale Hubble- AV- Preeminent Rating 2000-2014
  • North Carolina Best Lawyers 2009-2014
  • U.S. News Best Lawyers 2012- 2014
  • Super Lawyer 2008-2014
  • North Carolina Legal Elite 2004
  • North Carolina Board of Ethics 1989
  • Federal Criminal Justice Act 1997-2006 (Panel Representative)

Courts

Federal:

  • United States Supreme Court 2001 to Present
  • United States Court of Appeals- Fourth Circuit 1988 to Present
  • United States District Court 1984 to Present

State:

  • North Carolina Supreme Court 2001 to Present
  • North Carolina Court of Appeals 1984 to Present
  • North Carolina Superior Court 1984 to Present
  • North Carolina District Court 1984 to Present

Organizations

  • Duke University Alumni Advisory Committee, Chairperson
  • North Carolina Bar Association (Criminal Justice Chair 2001-2002)
  • Pitt County Bar Association (President 1992-1993)
  • Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference (Permanent Member)
  • Eastern North Carolina Inn of Court (President 2006-2008)
  • Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
  • Police Benevolent Association
  • Fraternal Order of Police Attorney