Mr. Hamilton graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science degree, and received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia School of Law.
Mr. Hamilton is a member of the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, North Carolina State Bar, North Carolina Bar Association, and Wake County Bar Association. He is a Fellow in the College of Workers’ Compensation Attorneys, was named the 2013 “ Lawyer of the Year” in Workers Compensation defense in the Raleigh-Durham area by Best Lawyers; and served as member of the legislative negotiations team for the 2011 Workers’ Compensation Reform Bill (House Bill 709) and the 2012 Amendments (House Bill 237). In 2013 Bruce was elected as Board of Directors for the NC Association of Self-Insurers.
Mr. Hamilton stated, “I am very excited to be joining the NCASI Board, which includes many long time friends and clients. I hope to be able bring some legal expertise to the Board based on my experience defending workers’ compensation cases in North Carolina as well as some unique insight given my role in helping to negotiate the recent 2011 WC Reform bill. I also hope to help the organization increase its membership and assist the Board with their goal of promoting the interests of self-insured employers in NC.”
About the North Carolina Association of Self-Insurers
The North Carolina Association of Self-Insurers is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the interests of employers self-insured for workers’ compensation. Many of the state’s largest employers belong to our association, along with claims professionals and legal firms active in workers’ compensation. Our membership also includes rehab specialists, TPA’s, surveillance professionals, and a number of other supporting members.
The association keeps its members informed of legislative developments and changes in workers’ compensation regulations. Our annual three-day conference is an excellent opportunity to network with peers and exchange news and views on issues of mutual interest. For more information about The North Carolina Association of Self-Insurers please visit their website at http://www.ncselfinsurers.com/about.html.