Season Atkinson



Season is a founding partner at Tatum & Atkinson, PLLC and has been a practicing attorney in North Carolina since 2001.

Season received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Marshall University in 1997 and earned a Juris Doctor degree from the Dickinson School of Law of Pennsylvania State University in 2000. While in law school, Season was employed in the civil litigation section of the Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General, which focused exclusively on cases involving employment discrimination and civil rights claims. In addition to being licensed to practice law in North Carolina, Season is also licensed to practice law in West Virginia.

Season began her legal career in North Carolina as a Special Deputy Commissioner at the North Carolina Industrial Commission, the governmental agency that oversees workers' compensation claims.  She then worked as a workers' compensation defense attorney for a major insurance defense litigation firm before leaving there in 2006 to start Tatum & Atkinson. 

Season's primary areas of practice are motor vehicle negligence and workers' compensation. She takes a special interest in helping victims of impaired drivers.  Season serves on the state advisory board of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and, in January 2018, was selected for the National Board of Directors of MADD.

Season is married to an North Carolina State Trooper, Derek, and they live in Wendell, NC with their young daughter and maltipoo Clooney.  Season is an avid Scuba Diver who actually owns her own Scuba Park!


  • Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law, 2000, J.D.
  • Marshall University, 1997, B.A.


  • Wake County Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • 10th Judicial District Bar
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Visit for membership qualifications.  We do not represent that similar results will be achieved in your case. Each case is different and must be evaluated separately.

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina
  • West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia
  • US Department of Veterans' Affairs
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina


  • Very Pleased

    I am very very pleased with the services and outcome of my personal injury case with Tatum & Atkinson. Everyone at the firm was so friendly and make you feel very comfortable and welcome. I am glad I chose Tatum & Atkinson
  • Professional and Exceptional

    My experience with Tatum & Atkinson has been warm, professional and exceptional. My family and I felt as though we actually mattered to someone else. We appreciate the promptness and the thoroughness in which our case was handled. Everyone was friendly and caring. Deepest thanks.
  • Very Well Represented

    Both my mother and I were treated well the whole time we worked with the firm. Any time I called and had a question my questions were answered. I feel that I was very well represented.
  • Very Please & Satisfied

    I was very pleased and satisfied with the way the firm handled my case. Very professional! I was made to feel just like family. The team was very concerned for me and my wellbeing.
  • Professional & Informative

    This firm is professional, informative and works very hard to give you the very best results.
  • I thank her a lot

    Ms. Atkinson is great. She came and met with me twice and explained everything to me. She did her best to get me a good settlement. I thank her a lot.
  • Extremely Helpful

    Tatum & Atkinson was extremely helpful. They helped with everything I didn't understand and took very good care of me. They fought tooth and nail for the best settlement I could get.
  • Most Friendly & Welcoming

    I would recommend Tatum & Atkinson to others. The attorneys are the most friendly and welcoming people. They made the process very easy, understandable and quick.
  • Lanika, Joshua and Margaret

    Attorney Atkinson was very friendly and kept us updated. She worked to get the best settlement possible. Our family really recommends Tatum & Atkinson.
  • Super Amazing

    Tatum & Atkinson is SUPER AMAZING. Everyone is prompt with phone calls and keeps you up to date with your case! Being able to sit down with your attorney to have coffee is pretty cool. They really do care!! THANK YOU VERY MUCH!!!
  • Great Experience

    I found that working with Tatum & Atkinson was a great experience. They did everything within their power to see that justice was done.
  • Truly Grateful

    Season Atkinson is the most thorough, caring and sensitive attorney I have ever met. She took the time to listen to my injury case and was actually concerned I got the settlement I deserved. I am truly grateful I chose Season and Tatum & Atkinson.
  • I greatly appreciate it

    Thanks for everything y'all did last year for my case I greatly appreciate it.
  • Extremely Impressed

    I was extremely impressed with the excellent client service. I really enjoyed the overall experience.
  • Lance Recommends Season Atkinson

    I was involved in a hit-and-run, drunk driving accident. The driver was unable to get far because his car was damaged so he was arrested on the scene. In less than a week after the accident, I received about 15 envelopes in the mail from law firms but something about Tatum & Atkinson caught m...
  • James Recommends Season Atkinson

    My experience with the law firm was great. If it happened again I would choose Tatum & Atkinson again.
  • Nick Recommends Season Atkinson

    Tatum & Atkinson were great people to work with. They were very cooperative and patient. We were hit by a drunk driver and I have always been against drunk driving because I had a childhood friend who was very badly hurt. I wouldn't hesitate to call Tatum & Atkinson again they are on spee...
  • Richard Recommends Season Atkinson

    I'm thankful for my attorney. They were so great and helped me understand my rights. They went all out for me and got my bills paid. I would keep coming to them if I need an attorney.
  • Ruby Recommends Season Atkinson

    Thank you to the team of Tatum & Atkinson. If it wasn't for you I wouldn't have known what to do because I didn't know any attorneys. You did everything to help me and I appreciate it.
  • Rhonda Recommends Season Atkinson

    I was a referral from another client. A drunk driver hit me head on and Ms. Atkinson was MY GIRL! She came to see me the first day I called. When Ms. Atkinson called to talk to me about my settlement I texted her and said, “OMG Season I love you!!” Thank u so much for the awesome job u have done ...
  • Shenderia and Dominique Recommends Season Atkinson

    Thank you guys we were very happy. After being represented by another attorney for a year we choose to go with Tatum & Atkinson, The Heavy Hitters! They got us a settlement within a few weeks. They are excellent and we thank you very much.


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If you or a loved one has been seriously injured, you are devastated not only by what has happened, but by the effect that the injury or loss has had on you and your family. At this difficult time, you need an experienced team that will support you through your road to recovery. Call Tatum & Atkinson today!