Serving Gatesville and the surrounding communities since 1900



Located in Gatesville, North Carolina, The firm was established in 1900 and has been in continuous operation since that date. Formerly known as Godwin & Godwin Law, the firm’s name recently changed to Godwin & Wood, PLLC, now that Thomas B. P. Wood is a partner in the firm.

Our practice includes the following areas of expertise:

  • Criminal defense
  • Serious felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • Wrongful death
  • Serious automobile accidents
  • Personal injury
  • Workers Compensation
  • Real estate closings
  • Wills and estates, and
  • The general practice of law.

“Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security will deserve neither and lose both.”
— Benjamin Franklin