Walt Tuttle’s primary practice focuses on workers’ compensation defense in the firm’s Asheville office. Walt regularly represents a wide variety of employers, carriers and third-party administrators in all stages of workers’ compensation litigation before the North Carolina Industrial Commission and North Carolina appellate courts. Prior to joining MGC he clerked with the North Carolina Industrial Commission and Alcohol Beverage Control (ABC) Commission, as well as held a number of summer associate litigation positions in Raleigh.

Outside of the office, Walt spends time with his wife, Katie, and dog, Millie. He enjoys playing golf, traveling, spending time at the lake and all things NC State.

Practice Areas

  • Workers' Compensation


  • Elon University School of Law (JD)
  • North Carolina State University (BS)

Bar Admissions

  • 2019 North Carolina

Community Involvement

  • North Carolina State University Wolfpack Club