Bennett-Guthrie Attorneys at Law


  • Four Bennett & Guthrie attorneys were selected for inclusion in 2017 North Carolina Super Lawyers®:
    • Richard Bennett, Super Lawyers, Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice
    • Roberta King Latham, Super Lawyers, Civil Litigation Defense
    • Joshua H. Bennett, Rising Stars
    • Erik M. Harvey, Rising Stars
  • Richard Bennett leads effort for new courthouse for Forsyth County.
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  • Governor Pat McCrory recently appointed Kim Davis to serve as a member of the North Carolina Commission for Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services
  • Joshua H. Bennett was recently elected President of the Forsyth County Bar Association and the 21st Judicial District Bar. He has previously held the positions of Chair of the Forsyth County Ethics and Grievance Committee and President of the Forsyth County Young Lawyers Division.
  • Roberta King Latham has been selected as one of the Triad's 2016 Outstanding Women in Business honorees by Triad Business Journal.
  • Bennett & Guthrie has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report in America's Best Law Firms for 2016 in:
    • Commercial Litigation
    • Insurance Law
    • Personal Injury Litigation Defense
    • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Two Bennett and Guthrie lawyers have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America once again for 2016:
    • Richard Bennett
    • Rodney Guthrie
  • Josh Bennett was nominated for and elected to the position of President-Elect of the Forsyth County Bar Association for 2015-2016.
  • Roberta King Latham and Joshua Bennett served as instructors at "Medicine and Law 101 – A Medical Legal Liability Seminar for Healthcare Providers" on May 15, 2015.
  • Richard Bennett is now a North Carolina certified mediator.
  • Roberta King Latham was recently Vice-President of the Board of Directors of Susan G. Komen Northwest North Carolina for 2015-2016.
  • On April 14, 2014, Josh Bennett moderated a forum hosted by the Forsyth County Bar Association for the five candidates running for the new District Court seat in Forsyth County.
  • Richard V. Bennett was selected by Best Lawyers in America as the 2013 Lawyer of the Year in Medical Malpractice Law for the Greensboro (including Winston-Salem) area.
  • Rod Guthrie is now a North Carolina certified mediator.
  • Roberta King Latham finished her 3-year term on the Board of Directors of the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys in June of 2014.
  • Joshua Bennett is now a member of the Rotary Club of Winston-Salem.
  • Richard V. Bennett was awarded the 2012 J. Robert Elster Award for Professional Excellence from the North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys, the highest honor given by that organization, in recognition of his professionalism, integrity, courteous conduct and extraordinary achievement.




1560 Westbrook Plaza Drive
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27103
Telephone: 336-765-3121
Facsimile: 336-765-8622



Richard V. Bennett
Rodney A. Guthrie
Roberta King Latham
Joshua H. Bennett
Erik M. Harvey
Kimberly Shipley
Jasmine M. Pitt
Mitchell Blankenship