Catawba County, North Carolina Criminal Lawyers

Ronald Lawrence Frey II
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(844) 766-3739 525 North Tryon St., Suite #1600
Charlotte, NC 28202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Cleveland State University
If you are charged with a criminal offense and require aggressive representation, please contact Charlotte, North Carolina Criminal Defense Attorney Ron Frey of The Frey Law Firm, PLLC at (844) 766-3739 for a free consultation. Please visit us on the web at http://www.FreyLegal.com
Gael Gilles
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(980) 272-8438 725 East Trade Street Suite 215
Charlotte, NC 28202
Free ConsultationMecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 4 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Charlotte School of Law
Gael Gilles is the founding attorney of Gilles Law, PLLC in Charlotte, NC. Gael is licensed in North Carolina and South Carolina. Gael is also admitted to practice in all Federal Courts in North Carolina and South Carolina. He handles criminal defense including sex crimes, drug crimes, and federal crimes, handling both felonies and misdemeanors. Gael decided to pursue a career as an attorney in order to help people in need that might not otherwise have had an opportunity for valuable legal advice. Gael is of Haitian descent and speaks French and Creole. Gael is married...
Samuel Randall IV
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(980) 237-4579 2125 Southend Drive
Suite 253
Charlotte, NC 28203
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
California Western School of Law
Since 1998, Samuel J. Randall, IV has built a solid reputation among his peers, adversaries and the judiciary in Southeastern North Carolina as an aggressive and skilled criminal defense lawyer and advocate for his clients. Mr. Randall has represented hundreds of clients in criminal defense matters in the Federal and State courts of North Carolina. Mr. Randall's clients have been accused of every crime in the book, ranging from the most serious of matters, such as First Degree Murder and Drug Trafficking to lesser charges such as Shoplifting, and Traffic Violations. Mr. Randall handles criminal matters in State and...
Valerie M. Hein Hunter
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(704) 412-1442 10130 Mallard Creek Rd
Suite 319
Charlotte, NC 28262
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Valerie grew up in Alabama and obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. During her undergraduate studies, Valerie became interested in the study and practice of law. She went on to attend the Charlotte School of Law, where she served as the president of the Trial Advocacy Board and had the opportunity to try cases in front of attorneys and judges across the country. Valerie has furthered her experience in the practice of law through her work with the nationally recognized Cochran Firm; and she has gained perspective from the bench by clerking...
E. Clarke Dummit
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(704) 319-7200 321 West Eleventh Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Insurance Claims and Traffic Tickets
Wake Forest University School of Law
Mr. Dummit is an aggressive trial attorney who has earned a reputation for successfully and professionally representing his clients in the courtroom. He routinely represents clients with charges varying from Driving While Impaired to Drug Trafficking in criminal courts. Mr. Dummit also litigates for victims in cases ranging from simple auto negligence to medical malpractice and wrongful death cases. He has focused his practice in actual courtroom litigation for 20 years and has had extensive experience in district and superior courts, and in both State and Federal Courts. Mr. Dummit has taught seminars to other attorneys on civil and criminal...
Chad William Cooper
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Cleveland County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
(704) 470-2440 1157-4 E. Marion Street
Shelby, NC 28150
Criminal, Business, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Charlotte School of law and Elon University
Chad Cooper was born in Fernandina Beach, Florida, but moved to Rutherfordton, North Carolina, where he was raised. Upon graduating Summa Cum Laude from Gardner-Webb University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting, Chad was accepted to Elon Law School and was a recipient of the Presidential Scholarship. Upon completing his first year of law school at Elon, Chad transferred to Charlotte School of Law to be closer to home and his family. While attending law school, Chad acquired corporate legal experience through an internship with...
Taylor Goodnight
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer
(704) 490-4944 529 W. Summit Ave.
Suite 1B
Charlotte, NC 28203
Free ConsultationCriminal, Domestic Violence, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
University of North Carolina School of Law
Taylor represents people charged with all types of crimes. She primarily focuses her work in state court, and in the last year alone defended a wide variety of cases ranging from speeding to assault with a deadly weapon.

Taylor also defends kids charged with crimes in juvenile court. She has helped young people charged with breaking or entering, larceny, possession of marijuana, injury to personal property, and more.

Additionally, she defends men and women accused of violating their federal supervised release or probation conditions in the Federal Western District of North Carolina. She also works with Chris Fialko on many...
Chris Beddow
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
(877) 462-3841 2412 Arty Ave
Charlotte, NC 28208
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Family
University of South Carolina School of Law
Michael S. Litrenta
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(704) 800-4220 6000 Fairview Rd, Suite 1200
Charlotte, NC 28210
Criminal, Cannabis Law, DWI and White Collar Crime
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
Attorney Michael Litrenta brings the unique experience of working for years as both a prosecutor and then as a defense attorney. He has worked in multiple different state and federal courts on a variety of different matters.

Bringing extensive courtroom experience to Litrenta Law, Michael knows the best offense is always a good defense. He is a dedicated advocate for his clients and has won Avvo’s Client’s Choice Award. Attorney Litrenta is committed to listening and understanding each of his client’s needs and is determined to secure the best outcome possible.

Attorney Litrenta began his career as a prosecutor before he transitioned...
David Turlington III
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Watauga County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 31 years experience
(828) 263-8860 Boone, NC 28607
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
North Carolina Central University School of Law
Serving North Carolina, Boone and the High Country since 1987
Daniel A. Hatley
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(704) 969-5194 1300 South Blvd.
Suite K
Charlotte, NC 28203
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
www.iticket.law - Powered by Hatley Law Office Daniel "Dan" Hatley opened the Law Office of Daniel A. Hatley in April of 2009 and has been helping drivers navigate the tangled web of traffic law ever since. Mr. Hatley is a consummate negotiator and advocate, whether working in the Courts or behind the scenes in one of his many non-profit endeavors. As a member of the Millennial Generation, Dan understood intuitively the advantages that technology could bring to the provision of legal services. As a native of the State of North Carolina, he also understood that people highly value honest...
Adam M. Seifer
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(704) 512-0606 2319 Crescent Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28207
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
University of Illinois College of Law
I have represented clients with diverse legal needs, ranging from those who are accused of serious crimes including Driving While Impaired (DWI) to more serious felonies and who face the loss of liberty if convicted. A large part of my practice focuses on the defense of those who have been accused of committing crimes, especially those accused of DWI/DUI and I have been recognized in this industry by both peers and clients as achieving great results for my clients. I zealously fight to protect his clients’ statutory and Constitutional rights and try to ensure that they do not get...
C. Jason Ralston
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Iredell County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 18 years experience
(704) 253-4365 117 N. Kelly Street
Statesville, NC 28677
Criminal, Divorce, Family and Traffic Tickets
Cumberland School of Law, Samford University
Jason is a 1993 graduate of Oak Ridge Military Academy. From there, he attended The Citadel, the military college of South Carolina. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in business administration in 1997. Jason attended Cumberland School of Law, at Samford University, in Birmingham, Alabama where he received his Juris Doctorate in 2000. He has been a member of the North Carolina State Bar since 2001. Jason has practiced law full time in the Iredell County and surrounding areas since 2001 and joined the firm of Gottholm, Ralston and Benton, PLLC in 2014. Jason practices primarily in...
Justin C. Olsinski Esq.
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(704) 405-2580 216 N McDowell St
#200
Charlotte, NC 28204
Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
Criminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Reggie McKnight
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(704) 333-9283 1401 East 7th Street
Suite 100
Charlotte, NC 28204
Criminal, DWI, Entertainment & Sports and Personal Injury
North Carolina Central University School of Law
With over 17 years of experience, Reggie McKnight has successfully practiced in legal environments such as criminal and traffic defense, personal injury, social security disability, workman’s compensation and entertainment law. From traffic infractions and complex shareholder disputes, to federal white collar offenses, such as bank and wire fraud, Attorney McKnight has worked diligently. He has been able to assist his clients facing allegations of criminal offenses by discretely and amicably resolving their legal matters, often prior to formal charges being filed. While working for mid-sized and large civil litigation firms on complex liability matters, Attorney McKnight gained valuable experience in...
Jonathan Dean Griffin
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Iredell County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(704) 873-5500 400 East Broad Street
Statesville, NC 28677
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Family and Traffic Tickets
North Carolina Central University School of Law
For all your Family Law and Criminal Defense needs, Call Jonathan! - (704) 873-5500

Since earning his law degree with honors in 2001, Statesville, North Carolina, attorney Jonathan D. Griffin has dedicated his professional energies to advocating vigorously for clients in Iredell County and the surrounding area. Today, our extremely active, thriving practice at Griffin Law, PLLC, is focused on divorce, child custody, criminal defense, DWI, and traffic law.
V. James Filliben
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(704) 512-0606 2319 Crescent Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28207
Criminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
Wake Forest University School of Law
Experienced Advocate. Engaged Counselor. Effective Litigator. Licensed and admitted in North Carolina State Courts as well as the United States District Courts for the Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina since 2009. Jamie has been a partner at SeiferFlatow, PLLC since 2015, and has run the firm's Family Law practice since joining the SeiferFlatow team. An experienced trial attorney, he is a zealous advocate and firmly believes in making sure his clients are fully informed. He is a problem solver, who thinks outside of the box, thinks on his feet, and approaches cases with the knowledge, vigor,...
Mr. Tracy T Hatcher
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(704) 248-2743 130 N. McDowell Street
Suite D
Charlotte, NC 28204
Criminal and Personal Injury
New England Law | Boston
Attorneys providing zealous legal representation with a thorough attention to detail. Our attorneys will not stop fighting to receive the best possible outcome in your case. Representing those in need of an attorney in all criminal defense matters in Charlotte, Concord, Gastonia, and Monroe, North Carolina. Whether you need legal representation in a speeding ticket or other traffic tickets, or if your need to consult with a lawyer in more serious criminal misdemeanors or felony(s), the Hatcher Law Office can assist you. We understand the serious nature of being charged with a criminal offense. We have impeccable experience and success...
Britt Springer
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Watauga County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(828) 386-1705 756 W. King St.
Boone, NC 28607
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
University of Oregon School of Law
Britt graduated form the University of Oregon School of Law in 2003. She began her legal career with the District Attorneys office and served for 11 years including time spent as Chief Prosecutor for the 24th District Attorney’s office, prosecuting homicide cases in Watauga, Avery, Mitchell, Yancey, and Madison Counties. Britt uses her knowledge and passion for litigation to work on behalf of her clients through the entire legal process from indictment, pre- and post-trial hearings, jury selection, and litigation to sentencing. Britt and her husband John live in Boone with their two children – Lilly and Reed.
Erik Ashman Esq.
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 7 years experience
(704) 405-2580 216 N McDowell St
#200
Charlotte, NC 28204
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Elon University School of Law
Mr. Erik Ashman’s practice primarily caters to cases involving divorce, child custody / visitation, child support, domestic violence protective orders, adoption, separation agreements, pre-nuptial agreements, post-nuptial agreements, property division, equitable distribution, alimony, post-separation support and grandparents’ rights.

While growing up, Erik was involved in Boys Scouts of America, in which he achieved the rank of Eagle Scout after many years of dedication and hard work. He attended Elkin High School and is a three-time North Carolina State Champion in Tennis. Upon graduation from high-school Erik attended the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, and earned a B.A. in Political...
W. Sloan Goforth
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Iredell County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(704) 495-3371 234 W. Broad St.
Statesville, NC 28677
Criminal, Consumer, DWI and Divorce
University of South Carolina - Columbia
Born in Shelby, NC July 18, 1978. I grew up in Kings Mountain, NC. Appalachian State University, 2002; University of South Carolina School of Law, 2008. Member: North Carolina Bar Association; Iredell County Bar Association Bio: I taught US History for three years at Hunter Huss High School in Gastonia North Carolina. During my time as a teacher, I also coached the boys and girls soccer teams and participated in other school activities. I am an avid Appalachian State football fan and enjoy traveling to Boone, NC for the games. ...
James Exum
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 29 years experience
(704) 332-5583 301 S McDowell St
Ste 310
Charlotte, NC 28204
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Personal Injury
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
James J. Exum studied Juris Doctor (Law) at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill. He has been licensed to practice law in North Carolina since 1990.
Christopher Todd Browning
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(980) 207-3355 725 East Trade Street
Suite 110
Charlotte, NC 28202
Criminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
Charlotte School of Law
Mark Nelson Morris
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Rutherford County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience
(828) 286-3866 187 North Washington Street
Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Family and Traffic Tickets
Mark Morris was voted Best Attorney of Rutherford County, North Carolina by the Rutherford County Daily Courier Readers Poll for 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. He practices family law, automobile accidents, criminal law and civil litigation in Rutherford, Polk, Cleveland, and McDowell Counties of North Carolina. Mark has also won the Clients Choice Award through Avvo. He fights for his clients' rights to obtain the best results possible.
Hon. Martin J. Gottholm
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Iredell County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(704) 878-0757 117 N. Kelly Street
Statesville, NC 28677
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Traffic Tickets
Wake Forest University School of Law
Martin is a partner at Gottholm, Ralston and Benton, PLLC. In almost 20 years of practicing law, his experience includes roles as an assistant District Attorney and District Court Judge. Martin practices primarily in the area of criminal defense. He has represented clients on charges ranging from speeding tickets to first degree murder. Having been a former Judge and Prosecutor has brought Martin a varied perspective and wealth of experience as a criminal defense Attorney. That experience is both recognized by his peers and appreciated by his clients. You will find no one more zealous and committed to advocating on...
Kimberly Olsinski Esq.
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Cabarrus County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(704) 918-4747 101 Cabarrus Ave E
#100
Concord, NC 28025
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Hofstra University
Kimberly Olsinski received her Bachelor of Arts, with honors, in History and Sociology from the College of William and Mary, where she completed her degree in three years. She attended Hofstra University School of Law, where she graduated in the top fourteen percent of her class. At Hofstra, she participated in the Law Reform clinic, and was an editor of the Labor and Employment Law Journal. Mrs. Olsinski has completed a ten-day intensive seminar emphasizing effective trial advocacy techniques.

While in law school, Mrs. Olsinski worked for the legal department of a big insurance company. Upon graduating, she switched sides and...
Mark Foster Jr
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 37 years experience
(980) 721-5221 227 W. 4th Street, Suite 322
Charlotte, NC 28202
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
UCLA School of Law
I have been practicing federal and state criminal defense in Charlotte for over 20 years. Since 2010, I have been a State Bar Board Certified Specialist in State and Federal Criminal Law. Since 2012, I have been selected each year as a North Carolina Super Lawyer and have received the highest peer rating (AV preeminent) from Martindale-Hubbell. I have handled every type of criminal case and have always striven to obtain the best possible results for my clients. Unlike many criminal defense lawyers, I do not run a high volume practice where the client is expected...
Ruth E. Gorman
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(704) 537-1400 200 West Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
Criminal, DWI, Immigration and Traffic Tickets
Pepperdine University School of Law
Megan Powell
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(877) 462-3841 2412 Arty Ave
Charlotte
Charlotte, NC 28208
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Charlotte School of Law
Corey James MacKinnon
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Mcdowell County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(828) 559-2567 93 S Main St
Marion, NC 28752
Criminal, Personal Injury, Products Liability and Traffic Tickets
Charlotte School of Law
Corey founded MacKinnon Law with the idea of providing McDowell County residents with legal representation and customer service normally only available in bigger markets. Corey served nearly 10 years as a police officer with the UNC Charlotte Police Department and Mooresville Police Department prior to and during law school. As a police officer, Corey was a road officer, a field training officer, a SWAT/SERT Member, and then a Detective. During law school Corey took internships with the Recording Industry Association of America, the Iredell County District Attorney's Office, and the United...
Paul Ditz
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Cleveland County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(704) 482-6329 111 N. Lafayette St
Shelby, NC 28150
Criminal, Business, Employment and Family
Wake Forest University School of Law
Paul J. Ditz has been practicing law in Cleveland County, NC and surrounding counties for nearly 20 years. He has extensive experience in both criminal and civil courts having tried dozens of cases during that time. As a former prosecutor, he possesses the insight necessary to prepare and present your case successfully and to help you get the best result under the law.
Matthew L. Benton
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Iredell County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(704) 878-0757 117 N. Kelly Street
Statesville, NC 28677
Criminal, Business, Estate Planning and Family
University of Alabama School of Law
Matthew attended North Carolina State University and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2002 with a Bachelor of Arts in History and from the University of Alabama School of Law in 2006 with a Juris Doctorate. He is a partner at Gottholm, Ralston and Benton, PLLC since the firm’s inception in 2014, and was a partner at The Law Offices of Benton & Welborn, PLLC from 2006 until 2011, and The Law Offices of Gottholm, Welborn and Benton, PLLC from 2012-2013. Matthew’s practice primarily focuses on family law, criminal law and civil litigation. Matthew is an experienced litigator, and tries...
Seth J. Johnson
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Iredell County, NC Criminal Law Attorney
(704) 873-7233 239 E Broad St
Statesville, NC 28677
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Workers' Comp
North Carolina Central University School of Law
Ryan Smith
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(704) 552-4444 1800 East Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
West Virginia University College of Law
I love competition and thrive on being a trial lawyer. I'm known as the 'DWI Guy' and 100% own it. It's what I do. I'm in the Legal Elite Hall of Fame as my colleagues voted me as North Carolina's Top Criminal Law Attorney in 2016. I appreciate all the awards and recognition, from serving on Law Review to Business NC's Top 30 Under 30, to Super Lawyers, to the National Trial Lawyer's Top 40 Under 40, but it's helping people that makes me truly happy.

What will become clear after speaking with me?

[1] I'm direct and...
Scott Ray Rosenberg
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Gaston County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(704) 865-3600 110 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way
Gastonia, NC 28053
Criminal
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
As a solo practitioner, I work diligently to obtain the most advantageous outcome possible for all of my clients. Defending and protecting my clients is my top priority and I am committed to winning my clients’ cases. In addition to aggressively defending my clients in the courtroom, I also place a strong emphasis on treating each client compassionately and giving all clients the attention and respect they deserve. My experience as an assistant district attorney and as an associate attorney for one of Gaston County’s most respected and successful law firms has established the foundation needed for me to...
Mr. Ryan D. Stump
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney
(980) 237-4579 2125 Southend Drive
Suite 253
Charlotte, NC 28203
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Campbell University
Ryan D. Stump represents clients in criminal defense matters in both the federal and state court systems located across North Carolina. A North Carolina native, Mr. Stump received his B.A., graduating cum laude, from Campbell University and his J.D. from Campbell University's Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law. During his career, Mr. Stump has successfully defended his clients in cases ranging from minor traffic infractions to offenses carrying sentences of life in prison without parole. Mr. Stump has continued his legal education by attending both state and national DWI education seminars, the White Collar Criminal Defense College at...
Matthew Rupp
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Watauga County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(828) 265-0016 910 West King Street
Boone, NC 28607
Criminal, Construction, Personal Injury and Traffic Tickets
Duke University School of Law
Matt grew up in Boone before leaving the area to attend college at the University of Notre Dame and law school at Duke University. After law school, Matt worked on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, before returning to North Carolina to work at the Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Office. Matt eventually convinced his wife and family to return to his hometown of Boone to work in the Distirict Attorney's Office in Watauga and Avery Counties. Since going into private practice, Matt has used his trial skills to fight for his clients in the courtroom.
Micheal Littlejohn Jr.
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Mecklenburg County, NC Criminal Law Attorney with 4 years experience
(704) 322-4581 227 W. 4th Street
Suite B-113
Charlotte, NC 28202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Charlotte School of Law
Mr. Littlejohn graduated from the University of Mary Washington with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science before attending law school. During his time in law school, Mr. Littlejohn received Dean’s List Honors, as well as a Pro Bono Distinction for his work with victims of Hurricane Katrina through the Mississippi Center for Justice, and his mentorship of Charlotte youth through Faith, Hope, and Love Mentoring. His community contributions led to his receipt of the John S. Leary Bar's Julius L. Chambers Scholarship for his dedication to serving the underserved. Extensive pro bono experience has given Mr. Littlejohn...
Anthony Scott Privette
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Iredell County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(704) 872-8125 307 Davie Ave
Statesville, NC 28677
Criminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Campbell University
Mr. Privette has developed a diversified law practice and is capable of handling your legal needs. He is experienced in business and civil litigation, advising clients with respect to establishing business corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships as well as buying or selling a business, assisting clients with employment issues such as wrongful denial of benefits (unemployment, disability, or workers compensation), discrimination and sexual harassment. Mr. Privette represents individuals who have suffered the effects of personal or workplace injuries and represents clients zealously to ensure that they attain the compensation they deserve. He offers clients real estate services including but not...
Laura M. Baker
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Cabarrus County, NC Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(704) 669-8165 145 Union Street S.
Suite 105
Concord, NC 28025
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Education:
Emory University (BA in Political Science, 2002)
Campbell University (J.D., 2007)
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Professional Memberships:
North Carolina State Bar
Judicial District 19A Bar
North Carolina Bar Association
North Carolina Advocates for Justice (formerly North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers)
American Bar Association
American Association for Justice (formerly American Trial Lawyers Association)

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Married to fellow attorney and former law partner: Luke Baker
Two children: Garrett and Audrey
Two dogs: Phoebe and...
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.