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Medical Malpractice Defense

Product Liability

Professional Liability Defense

Toxic Tort

Transportation Law


Vermont Law School, J.D. (1994)

State University of New York - Albany, B.A. (1991)

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John T. Holden


2101 Rexford Road, Suite 250E
Charlotte, NC 28211-3463
T: 800-634-8441
D: 704-998-5184
F: 888-811-7144

John T. Holden is a shareholder of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. He concentrates his practice in the areas of professional and medical malpractice, cyber and data breach litigation, product liability law, transportation litigation, and toxic tort law, with a particular emphasis in civil trial work.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Holden worked in the New York City metropolitan area for more than ten years as a civil litigator and trial attorney.

Speaking Engagements:

  • “Legal Professionalism and Substance Abuse:  Overcoming Common Challenges” (Presenter); National Business Institute CLE; Dec. 2017
  • “ARK Building 101 – Dealing with Flood Claims”; Bank of America; April 2017
  • “Data Breach in the 21st Century” (Speaker); Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) – Charlotte Chapter; 2/9/2016
  • “The Impact of Cybersecurity Risks and the Apportionment of Liability – How Will It Affect Your Firm?” (Co‑Speaker); CLE webinar; The Knowledge Group; 11/20/2015
  • "Cyber Security:  Understanding and Defending Data Breaches" (Panelist); CLM Western Pennsylvania Chapter Seminar; 11/13/2014
  • "Legal Risks that Impact North Carolina and South Carolina and How the Laws Differ Between States" (Co-Speaker); 2014 Southeastern RIMS Educational Conference; Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; 9/18/2014
  • "Liquor Liability in North Carolina:  Is 58 Drinks Too Many?" (Speaker); Risk International seminar; 5/6/2014
  • "Cyber Security:  Don’t be a Target for Data Breach" (Speaker), Pennsylvania CLE, 2/10/2014
  • "Dealing with the Dark Side:  The Law’s Reaction to Data Breach" (Speaker), RIMS seminar, 10/17/2013
  • "Real Risk in the Real World:  How to Manage Your Cyber Risk" (Speaker), Risk International seminar, 7/16/2013
  • "Liquor Liability in North Carolina:  Is 58 Drinks Too Many?" (Speaker); RIMS seminar; 10/18/2012
  • Seminars on Civil Litigation (New York State Bar Association)
  • Risk Management and Litigation Practices (national companies and insurers)


  • Articles on Risk Management and Civil Litigation (North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys and the Defense Research Institute)

Admissions and Licenses:

  • New York Bar Admission
  • North Carolina Bar Admission
  • United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of North Carolina


  • American Society for Healthcare Risk Management
  • Claims and Litigation Management (CLM) Alliance
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Mecklenburg County Bar
  • New York State Bar Association
  • North Carolina Association of Defense Attorneys
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Professional Risk Managers' International Association
  • Risk and Insurance Management Society, Inc.
  • The Sedona Conference® Working Group SeriesSM – Cyber Security (pending)


  • J.D., Vermont Law School (1994)
  • B.A., State University of New York at Albany (1991), English Literature