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Scott C. Hart, Mediator & Arbitrator, New Bern, North Carolina.

Scott C. Hart

Sumrell Sugg
416 Pollock Street
PO Drawer 889
New Bern, NC 28563
Tel: (252) 633-3131
Fax: (252) 633-3507
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Recognized to North Carolina Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration Other ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Med-Arb
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  • Practice Commenced: 2005
  • Total Mediations (as of Jul 2021): 200
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Jul 2021): 75
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Scott C. Hart is a certified mediator and arbitrator and has extensive experience in creating win-win agreements among parties in disputes, both pre-court and during litigation.  Scott has been practicing law in North Carolina since 1992, and has handled cases in state and federal court throughout the state.  He is a certified arbitrator and has been a mediator since 2005.  He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and the Eastern North Carolina Inn of Court.  He is past president of the Craven County Bar Association.  Scott is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been selected for North Carolina Super Lawyers each year since 2010.  


Case Experience

  • ADA Disability
  • Appellate
  • Automotive
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial/Business
  • Construction
  • Contract Disputes
  • Discrimination
  • EEOC
  • Employment
  • Family Businesses
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Land Use/Planning
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Lemon Law
  • Libel & Slander
  • Local Govt./Municipalities
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Partnerships
  • Personal Injury
  • Police
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Property Damage
  • Real Estate
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Torts
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Unfair Competition
  • Wage & Hour/FMLA
  • Wrongful Death


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, (J.D., 1992)
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, (B.A., 1989)

Memberships & Affiliations

  • State of North Carolina
  • United States District Court for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts
  • Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Certified Arbitrator
  • Certified Superior Court Mediator
  • Certified Law Enforcement Trainer (Legal)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Eastern North Carolina Inn of Court
  • NC Super Lawyers (since 2010)
  • Craven County Bar Association (past president)

Rates Information

$250 administrative fee, $275 per hour, $150 per hour for travel time

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