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Attorney Janet Ward Black Honored with C12 Hero Award from Christian Business Leadership Organization

The C12 Group recognized the personal injury law firm Ward Black Law’s founder for her ‘faithfulness, servant leadership, courageousness in advancing ministry and remarkable diligence in trusting God.’ 


GREENSBORO, NC, June 10, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ — Personal injury attorney Janet Ward Black has received the C12 Hero Award from The C12 Group, the country’s largest network of Christian CEOs, business owners, and executives, Ward Black Law announced today.

Ward Black received the honor in May during The C12 Group’s CURRENT21 Global Marketplace Leader Conference in Orlando, Florida. She was nominated by the chair of her local group last winter and selected by the national organization.

“I am truly blessed and humbled to receive this prestigious award from an organization that has played such an important role in my professional life,” Ward Black said. “I believe it denotes the heroic efforts everyone at Ward Black Law makes on behalf of our clients every day.”

Ward Black has been a member of The C12 Group in Greensboro since 2005. She founded Ward Black Law in 2006. The firm is one of the largest woman-owned law firms in North Carolina. The firm has secured over $100 million in settlements for clients in the past decade. The law firm represents people who have been injured in all types of accidents, including workplace accidents, as well as victims of dangerous products and environmental hazards.

According to The C12 Group, the Hero Awards recognize “individuals who have demonstrated unwavering commitment to the use of their business opportunities to model and share the love of God in Christ. They have kept focus on the eternal perspective through good times and trials and have kept their faith. They have pushed the envelope of the meaning of ‘ministry in the marketplace’ and been leaders and innovators in the use of the business relationship as a conduit of the Good News while building exemplary businesses based on biblical principles applied.”

About Ward Black Law

Founded by attorney Janet Ward Black in Greensboro in 2006, Ward Black Law includes a legal team focused on a wide range of practice areas, including personal injury, products liability, workers’ compensation, mesothelioma, and more. The firm serves clients in the Piedmont Triad region and across North Carolina. Ward Black Law’s office is located at 208 West Wendover Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27401. You can reach the firm by calling or filling out an online contact form.