Karl W. Roth

Managing Partner

Phone: (919) 410-8107
127 W. Hargett St.
Ste. 100
Raleigh, NC 27601
Practice Areas
  • Commercial Law
  • IT
  • General Commercial Litigation
  • Contracts
  • Equipment Leasing
  • Business Creation
  • Construction
  • Commercial Collections

Karl W. Roth is managing partner and founder of Roth Law Group. He concentrates his practice on commercial law with a focus on litigation. Karl’s experience includes a range of complex commercial litigation matters, including contract litigation, business torts, creditor’s rights, construction litigation, and equipment leasing litigation.

Karl has an extensive background in the manufacturing and construction industries and uses this experience to provide his clients with general legal counsel and valuable litigation avoidance strategies.

Karl is a Marine Corps Veteran and former airline pilot.


J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 2001
B.S., Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois, 1987
Major: Marketing

Bar Admissions

North Carolina
District of Columbia
U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals of Illinois
U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

Representative Matters

  • Obtained verdict at arbitration for Commercial Construction Company in Breach of Contract action.
  • Obtained verdict at trial for classic automobile owner in fraud case.
  • Obtained verdict at trial for Commercial Landscaping Contractor in Breach of Contract action.
  • Successfully Defended Construction Company in complex litigation on Public Bond Claim involving construction of University Building located in North Carolina.
  • Successfully negotiated settlement on behalf of Computer Technology Company on alleged Breach of Contract involving Website Development.
  • Successfully negotiated six-figure settlement on behalf of an Italian-based Manufacturer of wood veneer products in a breach of contract action against U.S. based distributor.
  • Successfully negotiated nuisance value settlement on behalf of a Multi-Media Company sued for violation of Non-Compete Agreement, thus avoiding business interruption and an injunction.
  • Successfully negotiated settlement with Chicago Public Schools on behalf of Computer Technology Company involving dispute over Computer Services Agreement.
  • Successfully prosecuted Commercial Foreclosure and other actions on behalf of a Colorado-based Mortgage Company.
  • Negotiated the acquisition of Manufacturing Plant on behalf of a Chemical Manufacturing Company.
  • Successfully negotiated seven figure settlement on behalf of Railroad Infrastructure Construction Company.

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation