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Matthew W. Buckmiller

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Raleigh, NC

Buckmiller, Boyette & Frost, PLLC
4700 Six Forks Rd, Suite 150
Raleigh, NC 27609
Phone: 919-296-8916
Fax: 919-890-0356
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2010 - 2020
Licensed in North Carolina Since: 2006
Practice Areas: Business Litigation, Intellectual Property, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
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Attorney Profile

Matthew W. Buckmiller is an attorney with Buckmiller, Boyette & Frost, PLLC, and represents clients in the state of North Carolina, with a focus on the Raleigh metropolitan area. With years of litigation experience in both federal and state courts, he manages cases involving consumer protection, white collar crimes, wrongful death, intellectual property law, litigation and appeals, business and commercial law, nonbankruptcy restructuring and workouts, and medical malpractice.

Admitted to practice in the state of North Carolina, Mr. Buckmiller is also admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, the United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, the United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina. He is a Legal Elite named by Business North Carolina Magazine and a member of The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40.

In 2002, Mr. Buckmiller graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor of Arts before attending law school. At Temple University Beasley School of Law, he graduated magna cum laude and earned both a Master of Business Administration and a Juris Doctor. For a good portion of his career, he negotiated workouts of commercial debts and prosecuted lender liability claims.

He is a member of the Wake County Bar Association, the American Bar Association and the North Carolina Bar Association. Within the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, he is the former president of the Commercial Litigation Section and the Professional Malpractice Section.

Practice Areas
  • 70%Business Litigation
  • 20%Intellectual Property
  • 10%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Trade Secret, Non-Compete Agreements, Intellectual Property Law, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Trucking Accidents


2 Years Super Lawyers
11 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2010 - 2020

About Matthew W. Buckmiller

First Admitted: 2006, North Carolina

Professional Webpage:


  • , Business North Carolina, Legal Elite
  • , The National Trial Lawyer, Top 40 Under 40
  • #1 Defense Verdict of 2013, North Carolina Lawyer’s Weekly
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers® Rising Star, 2010 – 2021
  • Distinguished Class Performer in Trial Advocacy, Temple University Beasley School of Law

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • North Carolina Editor, ABA Survey of Class Action Law

Bar/Professional Activity

  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina, 2006
  • US District Court Middle District of North Carolina, 2012
  • North Carolina State Bar Medico-Legal Liaison Committee
  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Commercial Litigation Section, Past President
  • Tenth Judicial District
  • US District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 2007
  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Professional Negligence Section, President
  • NCAJ County Captain
  • Wake County Bar Association
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 2010
  • US District Court Western District of North Carolina, 2009
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • American Bar Association

Educational Background

  • Temple University, School of Business, M.B.A., with Honors, 2006
  • Columbia College – Columbia University, B.A., Economics and Political Science, 2002, Honors: Starter for the Columbia Lions baseball Team, Voted All Ivy League Twice, Selected as an All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association, Won the Ivy League Triple Crown, and was selected for All-Ivy League Academic Honors

Industry Groups

  • Civil Litigation
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Consumer Class Actions
  • Employment Law
  • Entertainment & Sports
  • Land Condemnation
  • Lender Liability
  • Personal Injury: Plaintiff
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Office Location for Matthew W. Buckmiller

4700 Six Forks Rd
Suite 150
Raleigh, NC 27609

Phone: 919-296-8916

Fax: 919-890-0356

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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