Horton and Mendez


Devlin K. Horton

Devlin received his law degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As an undergraduate, Devlin worked for the Department of Justice in the United States Attorney’s Office on several trial teams with federal prosecutors. Devlin’s experience in the courtroom as an undergraduate led him to his career as a trial lawyer.

Nicholas B. Mendez

Nick used to work for a large multi-state law firm defending major insurance companies and large corporations in personal injury lawsuits. He knows how the system works. This insider knowledge helps him anticipate how the other side will approach a case, and effectively counsel his clients through complex and difficult situations.

Alan Castro

Alan Castro is a highly skilled personal injury lawyer. With a strong background as a former insurance defense attorney, Alan brings a unique perspective to his practice, utilizing his in-depth knowledge of insurance practices to effectively represent injured individuals in Wilmington, NC.

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As former insurance defense lawyers for one of North Carolina’s largest law firms, Nick and Devlin bring everything they learned on the insurance company’s side of the case, to your side of the case.

After an accident, let our team of Wilmington personal injury attorneys handle the insurance company. Prior to founding Horton & Mendez, Nick and Devlin handled personal injury lawsuits for big corporations and insurance companies. Now, we put our knowledge to work for you instead. Our familiarity with the insurance companies’ tactics help us prevent clients from settling their personal injury claims for less than they deserve.

Whether it’s a car accident or workers’ compensation or workplace injury, our personal injury attorneys are dedicated to understanding your case and treating you as if you were our only client. We provide a tailored approach to each case. See why our clients trust us to help them recover compensation for their injuries. Schedule a free confidential consultation today.

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