Timothy J. Peterkin was born in Red Springs, N.C. He received his bachelor’s degree in English from North Carolina Central University (NCCU) and his Juris Doctor from NCCU School of Law.
After serving for several years in the non-profit community, Attorney Peterkin decided to expand his ability to serve clients and opened up his law office, The Peterkin Law Firm, in Raleigh, N.C. The firm has accepted cases all over the state, including Wake, Durham, Wilson, Edgecombe, Nash, Forsyth, Granville, Cumberland, Hoke and Robeson Counties.
He then accepted employment as a professor at NCCU School of Law. Attorney Peterkin has returned to Robeson County to serve his community. Peterkin is known for fighting for his clients, while maintaining respect for the other parties in the case. He works very hard to resolve situations for the best interest of the children. He is well-respected in the legal community due to his cordiality and level-headed approach to the law.