Asa Bell, Jr. joined the Lawyers Mutual Board in July 2023. Since 2014, Asa’s practice has focused on helping parties resolved their legal disputes through mediation and arbitration. Prior to 2014, he represented plaintiffs in catastrophic injury cases involving motor vehicles and medical negligence as a partner in the law firm of Bell & Vincent-Pope, PA in Cary. Prior to that, he was a partner in the firm of Becton, Slifkin, and Bell in Raleigh.
Mr. Bell is certified as a mediator and has mediated hundreds of civil cases involving church disputes, employment issues, automobile collisions, medical negligence, general liability, real estate, State Tort Claims, and healthcare provider reimbursements. Mr. Bell is also a frequent presenter on ADR topics. Mr. Bell maintains a preeminent AV rating with Martindale- Hubbell and has been recognized by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America in the areas of personal injury and mediation. In addition to his ADR practice, Mr. Bell is an ordained minister and pastor. He is a graduate of UNC, the UNC School of Law, the Kenan-Flagler Business School, and Moody Theological Seminary.