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Meet the Wayne Hardee team.

The Wayne Hardee Difference.



When Wayne Hardee began practicing law in 1982, he knew he wanted to help people and their families injured in his community. For over the past 40 years, he has worked on thousands of cases involving wrongful death and personal injuries, many of which went to litigation. Wayne Hardee Law works tirelessly to ensure that anyone injured due to a negligent situation gets the compensation they are owed.

When you call Wayne Hardee, you get the Wayne Hardee difference:

  • A unique touch to your one-of-a-kind case
  • Cutting-edge technology and the newest available resources
  • A staff that will treat you like family
  • Care and individualized attention to your claim

Here at Wayne Hardee Law, anyone injured through the fault of something beyond their control should be able to focus on healing, not be burdened with trying to pay for the medical expenses out of their own pocket. We want to make sure that your rights are protected, so let us use our legal knowledge and experience to work on your case while you work on getting back to your pre-injury life!


We are a forward-thinking law firm that will guide you through the entire legal process with complete dedication starting the second you call us. We won’t stop until you have the compensation you are entitled to. Our number one goal is to make sure that you get exactly what you deserve, and we will do everything possible to make sure you get it!

Wayne has the experience, knowledge, and dedication to tirelessly work to resolve your case as quickly and effectively as possible. If you still aren’t convinced, you don’t have to take our word for it. Wayne has thousands of satisfied clients and an outstanding record, so let him help you with your claim today!


Wayne’s whole team will work non-stop to get you the results you want. The entire firm is determined to prove to you how much we care through our world-class customer service and care. We offer individualized attention to each client, no matter where they may be. If you find yourself in need of a personal injury attorney, no one will fight harder for you!

If you would like to schedule your free consultation, call 252-238-4040 now! Se habla español.

Wayne Hardee

Wayne Hardee has spent more than 40 years in the legal world of personal injury and wrongful death. Wayne is dedicated to delivering the highest level of service to every single one of his clients, no matter what brings them through his door.

A North Carolinian through and through, Wayne grew up in Grifton, where he graduated high school before obtaining his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1979. He continued schooling at the School of Law at Campbell University in Buies Creek before being admitted to practice North Carolina law in 1982.

In 1982, Wayne started his career as an associate at the James, Hite, Cavendish & Blount law firm in Greenville. Two years later, Wayne opened a law office with his brother, where they practiced together for over three decades. Wayne then opened his own practice at 1609 West Arlington Blvd in Greenville, where he continues to provide unparalleled service to the community and his clients. He will treat your case diligently and do everything he can to ensure you are correctly compensated for your claim.

Wayne lives in Greenville along with his wife Heather and has two children. He has won multiple awards from the community, including the Greenville Jaycees Distinguished Service Award and the NC Baseball Coaches Association Amateur Coach of the Year Award. He brings a trademark passion to everything he does in his work and home life. When you call Wayne Hardee Law, you know you’re getting an attorney who will go the extra mile for you.

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Will Reaves

A 2011 graduate of NC State University, Will Reaves received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Finance. After working in the pharmaceutical industry for a few years, he attended law school to pursue his passion for helping others. He was awarded his Juris Doctorate from Campbell University School of Law in 2017. His former experience includes working in family law litigation.

Will is a North Carolina State Bar, NC Bar Association, Pitt County Bar Association, and NC Advocates for Justice member. He served as 2020 Secretary and Treasurer for Judicial District 3A and Pitt County Bar Association.

Will grew up in Greenville, where he now lives with his wife Cleere Cherry Reaves, an author and small business owner. Will and Cleere enjoy spending time with their family and friends. Will also enjoys playing golf, fishing, and hunting.

As a young man in Greenville, Will grew up watching Wayne serve the members of the community in many ways. He considers it a blessing to have the opportunity to be able to be a part of the Wayne Hardee Difference.

Will Reaves gets to know his clients personally and understands their individualized needs. He prides himself on working tirelessly to achieve the best results, whether the case goes to trial or settles.

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Will Reaves Personal Injury Attorney


Jeff Blick Personal Injury Attorney

Jeff Blick

Jeff Blick brings years of courtroom experience from his successful criminal law practice, where he has served the local community for over a decade. Joining Wayne Hardee in personal injury law is an incredible opportunity to apply his unique skill set to help those injured at no fault of their own.

A native of Greenville, Jeff Blick grew up in a family environment, passionate with the desire to serve. His father, Joe Blick, worked as an Assistant District Attorney and later served as District Court Judge for over 15 years. Blick graduated from J. H. Rose High School, where he is a member of the Athletic Hall of Fame. He received a baseball scholarship to attend Campbell University and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2005. While at Campbell, Blick thrived as a student-athlete, becoming a four-time Academic All-Conference recipient and being recognized by ESPN Magazine as an honorable Academic All-American.

Jeff Blick studied law at the University of Dayton School of Law and graduated Cum Laude in 2008. He also excelled in law school, earning his way onto the school’s Law Review as a staff writer and editor.

Wayne Hardee said, “Jeff is an amazing fit for our firm. He is passionate about those he serves, is totally committed to the Greenville community, and understands the personal, hands-on approach it takes to help the injured and disabled.” He continued, “He understands firsthand the market, the people, and how to successfully fight in court for the clients he represents. We are truly excited and honored that he has chosen to join our team.”

Jeff Blick says of the move to personal injury law, “I’ve spent the last 13 years trying to change the lives of men and women who find themselves in the criminal justice system. I’ve done this by believing in the value of their hopes and dreams and understanding that their futures are more important than their mistakes. Wayne Hardee has provided this hope to injured clients for over 40 years. I’m honored to continue this fight alongside Mr. Hardee.”

Wayne Hardee 10 Best Attorney Client Satisfaction 2020
Wayne Hardee AV Preeminent Rating Professional Excellence
Wayne Hardee Million Dollar Advocate
Wayne Hardee Rated by Super Lawyers
Wayne Hardee Best of the Best Top 10 Personal Injury Attorneys 2023
Wayne Hardee Best Car Accident Lawyers in Greenville
Wayne Hardee American Bar Association Member 2023
Wayne Hardee North Carolina Advocates for Justice 2023-2024
Wayne Hardee North Carolina NC Dispute Resolution Since 1995