Bob deRosset serves clients primarily in the fields of construction, business, and product liability law. He tries cases at the state and federal level in North and South Carolina. He is certified by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in Superior Court cases and uses his perspective as a seasoned litigator to assist parties to voluntarily resolve their disputes through mediation. Bob has also completed collaborative law training and advanced collaborative law training. He is part of the effort in North Carolina to expand collaborative law into construction and business law. He serves as Chair Emeritus of the ALFA International Construction Practice Group and is also active within ALFAI’s Product Liability & Complex Torts Practice Group. He is recognized in North Carolina Super Lawyers® in the area of Construction Litigation and holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell. He is named in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the areas of Product Liability Litigation – Defendants, and Litigation – Construction.
Prior to joining Young Moore in 2001, Bob practiced law for two years in Columbia, South Carolina and served as a United States Peace Corps Volunteer in León, Nicaragua. When he is not working for his clients, Bob enjoys trail running, or running on the streets and greenways of Raleigh. He is a novice ultra-marathoner who has not yet run one too many races. Bob is a fan of the Raleigh area, as well as North Carolina in general, and enjoys showing visitors what the region has to offer.
Education & Bar Admissions
- J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, 1996
- B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1991
- South Carolina, 1996
- North Carolina, 2001
- U.S. District Courts for North Carolina
- U.S. District Courts for South Carolina
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit