George Piemonte received his B.S. degree in psychology from the University of Florida in 1982 and his law degree from Nova University in 1987. He was one of the first lawyers in North Carolina to become a North Carolina State Bar Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law in 2006. George is a member of the North Carolina State Bar’s Specialization Committee for Social Security Disability Law; is a member of the Board of Directors, serving as a past Chair of the Disability Advocacy Section of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice; and serves on the CLE Committee and Chairs the PAC Committee of the Disability Advocacy Section.
George has practiced law since 1987 and has focused his practice since 1995 on Social Security Disability, Veterans Disability, and Railroad Disability. George is admitted to all courts of the State of North Carolina, the Western, Middle, and Eastern District Courts of North Carolina, the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims. He is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association; the National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives, serving on its Board of Directors; the National Organization of Veterans Advocates; the North Carolina Advocates for Justice; and the Mecklenburg County Trial Lawyers Association.
George has been married to his wife, Linda, since 1986. He has three children: Jeff, Lauren, and Chris, two granddaughters, and two Labradors. His hobbies are bowling, working in his yard, and spending time in the mountains.