protecting the rights of our community

North Carolina and South Carolina

Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Trial Attorneys

Our Attorneys

Pedro Krompecher


Pedro Krompecher is the founding attorney and managing partner of Krompecher Law Firm, PLLC.

Pedro E. Krompecher: Pedro graduated Suma Cum Laude from Syracuse University with a major in Economics and a major in International Relations. Before attending Syracuse University, Pedro played one year of professional soccer in the Belgian second division. He attended law school in Chicago at Loyola University Chicago where he was a scholarship recipient and earned numerous academic and achievement awards.

Before representing injured individuals, Pedro worked for many years as a defense lawyer representing large institutional and private companies in personal injury lawsuits, nursing home lawsuits and medical malpractice lawsuits.

Pedro worked for several years at a national law firm in Chicago, Illinois, followed by several years at Batten Lee in Raleigh, North Carolina, where he focused on birth injury and nursing home litigation. As a defense attorney, Pedro represented the second largest nursing home and assisted living company in the world, one of the largest private hospital companies in the United States, several hospitals, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, radiologists, oncologists, emergency medicine physicians, pain management physicians, surgical centers, dermatologists, plastic surgeons, national trucking companies, and various transportation companies across the country.

Pedro has trial experience in many states, handling medical malpractice cases, wrongful death cases, permanent injury cases, and catastrophic car and trucking accidents. He has tried more than 60 jury trials. Pedro has active licenses to practice law in North Carolina and South Carolina and he was formally a member of the Illinois bar and Indiana Federal bar.

Pedro has received numerous honors as a trial attorney throughout his career, including induction into the North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars, a peer selection for the top 2.5% of North Carolina lawyers under the age of 40 as well as Top Ten Lawyers Under 40 in North Carolina.

Pedro lives in Raleigh, North Carolina with his family.

Phone: (979) 977-8082


Fax: 919-746-7588

Dare Krompecher


Dare Branch Krompecher graduated from law school in 2001 and worked as a corporate lawyer for over a decade in New York and Chicago. Dare consults with the law firm on social initiatives, scholarships and civic donations. Dare is very active in the Raleigh community and Wake County schools.

Phone: (919) 336-0797


Fax: 919-746-7588

Alejandro BuenRostro


Alejandro “Alex” BuenRostro joined Krompecher Law Firm, PLLC in 2018
as an associate lawyer in the Firm’s Workers’ Compensation Group. Alex
graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in
2014, with a Bachelor’s in English Literature and he earned his J.D.
from Campbell University School of Law in 2017.

Alex grew up in Rocky Mount, North Carolina. In his free time he
enjoys playing the piano, going to movies, and exploring urban
landscapes with his wife.

Drew Hathaway


Drew graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2003. While studying, he was a member of the varsity swim team at Chapel Hill.  Drew earned his J.D. from Campbell University School of Law in 2007. While at Campbell, Drew was a member of the National Moot Court Team, inducted into the Order of Old Kivett and was an editor for the Campbell Law Observer. Drew spent the first eight years of his career doing defense work including motor vehicle negligence, premises liability, products liability, commercial litigation, medical malpractice and nursing home negligence.  Drew received numerous honors as a trial attorney including introduction into the North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Stars, a peer selection for the top 2.5% of North Carolina Lawyers under the age of 40. After gathering this extensive expertise, Drew has spent the last several years representing individuals and their loved ones rather than insurance companies.  His experience with the defense makes him uniquely qualified to represent those who have been wronged during difficult times.  Drew will use his substantial insight and experience to serve his clients to the best of his abilities. Drew has successfully tried numerous cases to a jury verdict and has won many arbitrations, mediations and pre-trial motion hearings. Drew has had extensive litigation experience ranging from motor vehicle negligence to large and complex medical malpractice claims, class action litigation, and catastrophic injury cases including paralysis and wrongful death. Drew is married with two-year old twins and a four-year old son.  Drew’s wife, Dr. Catherine Hathaway, is a hospitalist who is board certified in internal medicine, geriatrics, and nephrology.  Drew enjoys gourmet cooking and spending time with his family.  Since 2007, Drew has been on the board of directors for Vidas De Esperanza.  Vidas is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that provides free health care and educational opportunities to the poor in North Carolina and in Mexico.  Drew is dedicated to guiding those in need who otherwise may not have a voice.

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4010 Barrett Dr #203

Raleigh, NC 27609