Derek Wagner is an Associate Attorney with the Latorre Law Firm, practicing in the area of personal injury and workers’ compensation.  Derek ensures his clients receive the best compensation for their injuries in and outside of the workplace.

Derek graduated from Charlotte School of Law in 2016, where he graduated cum laude and as a member of the Order of the Crown academic honor society.  During law school, Derek was active in completing several internships, including an internship with a Fortune 500 company.

Prior to joining Latorre Law Firm, Derek worked as an Associate Attorney at a small personal injury firm located in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he gained experience in assisting individuals who have been injured in automobile accidents.  Throughout his time in practice, Derek learned the importance of zealously advocating for his client’s rights and to fight for the compensation his clients deserve.

Derek is a member of the North Carolina State Bar and Mecklenburg County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, and is currently licensed and admitted to practice before all North Carolina state courts.  Derek, originally from Michigan, has lived in Charlotte for four years and is happy to call it home now.


  • 30th Aug, 2017