Henry C. Byrum, Jr.

Henry C. Byrum Jr.

Born: Monroe, North Carolina, July 17, 1953


  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (B.A. with honors, 1975)
  • Auburn University (M.A., 1977)
  • Mercer Univ. (J.D., cum laude, 1981)
    • Phi Theta Kappa
    • Pi Sigma Alpha

Bar Admissions:

  • North Carolina State Bar, 1981

Professional Memberships:

  • North Carolina Bar Association
    • Workers’ Compensation Section, Chair 2003-2004
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys

Charlotte’s Best Lawyers: Workers’ Compensation, 2001

Best Lawyers in America: Workers’ Compensation, 2003

North Carolina Super Lawyers, 2008

Inducted into The College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers, 2012

Martindale-Hubble Peer Review Rating: AV

Practice Areas: Workers’ compensation and related matters.

Mr. Byrum has written and lectured extensively on workers’ compensation issues to employers, insurance, medical, and legal groups, including the North Carolina State Bar, the North Carolina Bar Association, the North Carolina Superior Court Judges Conference, the North Carolina Industrial Commission’s Annual Education Seminar, and the Continuing Legal Education Program for the Wake Forest University School of Law.  Mr. Byrum has mediated over one thousand cases for the North Carolina Industrial Commission.