About Attorney Lakota Denton
I fight hard to help my clients and their families obtain the compensation they deserve for the injuries they’ve suffered, so they can begin the process of rebuilding their lives.”
Lakota Denton is an Asheville, NC attorney who focuses on recovering for injured people. Lakota has been practicing law in Asheville, N.C. since 2011. Lakota attended Keene State College in New Hampshire and graduated with a degree in psychology in 2000. Lakota played professional soccer after graduating from college. In 2011 Lakota graduated Cum Laude from Western New England college where he was awarded the Edward Cooley Award for Excellence in Labor Law, The CALI excellence for the future award for Labor Law, The CALI excellence for the future award for Jurisprudence Survey, The CALI excellence for the future award for Trial Methods, and was a member of the American Association for Justice Moot Court Team.
Lakota has been practicing in his own firm since 2013, focusing solely on personal injury. He is a member of the American Association of Justice, the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, the North Carolina Bar association, the American Bar Association, the National Trial Lawyers, and was awarded Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers, the 2014 Top 40 Lawyers under 40, and the Avvo clients choice award.
He has spoken at the Asheville Paralegals Association Luncheon and he served on the North Carolina Advocates for Justice Auto Torts leadership team in 2017. Lakota has won numerous jury trials with verdicts for his clients.
Lakota lives in West Asheville with his wife Jacqueline, and his sons Tayo and Rumi.
Jenny joined Asheville NC Attorney Lakota R. Denton P.A. in February 2015. She has over a decade of experience working in civil litigation and personal injury for plaintiff and defense attorneys. Jenny is a North Carolina certified paralegal and has obtained specialty certifications in Discovery, Trial Preparation, and Personal Injury (Auto Accidents). Jenny lives in Arden with her husband, Chris, and two children, Althea and Gray. Click to email Jenny
Jake joined our team following a 9 year career in health care in Western North Carolina. He brings to the firm his experience as a clinical nurse, marketing consultant, website administrator, and branding specialist. Jake handles our firms marketing, website, and SEO (search engine optimization), and also assists with reviewing medical documentation and personal injury casework. He lives in Weaverville with his wife Brita, and daughters Solvi and Tilda. Click to email Jake