Skip to main content
Georgia S. Nixon

Georgia S. Nixon

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Personal Injury

About Me

I am board certified in State and Federal Criminal Law.  I began my career in the district attorney's office as an assistant district attorney.  I have spoken on several occasions for continuing legal education to other attorneys. Currently I am the High Point Bar Association President as well as the 18th Judicial Bar Association HP President.  I am a member of the Guilford Inns of Court, Advocats for Justice, NC Bar Association, High Point Bar Association and  serve on numerous boards.  I am also a town council member for the town of Jamestown.

More 

Languages Spoken: Greek

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Criminal Defense: 85%
    24 years
  2. Personal Injury: 15%
    21 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Charles Christopher Adkins

    Georgia Nixon comes highly recommended. She has a great reputation in the legal community and displays a great amount of legal knowledge as evidenced in her Avvo responses. I endorse Mrs. Nixon.

    More 

    Charles Adkins Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • No photo

    I have known Georgia for over fifteen years. She is well regarded in the legal community and without qualification I endorse her.

    More 

    Thomas Smothers Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Nixon Law Offices, P.A.

210 E. Lexington Ave.
High Point, NC, 27262

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCActive199107/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 criminal lawyers in NCAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2013
Guaranted referral attorneyGuaranteed Lawyers2010
Cetified board speciaist in State and Federal Criminal Laboard of continuing education2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
town councilmanTown of Jamestown2007 - 2012
Assistant District AttorneyDistrict Attorney's Office1991 - 1995

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
High Point Bar AssociationPresident2011 - Present
18th Judicial District Bar AssociationPresident2011 - Present
National Academy of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember1998 - Present
North Carolina Academy of Trial LawyersMemberN/A
North Carolina Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. Oxendinenot guilty
State v. Williamsnot guilty
State v. Chewnot guilty

See all Legal Cases 

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeReasonable Articulable Suspicion2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
North Carolina State UniversitySociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1987

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Embassy SuitesBasics of DWI: Everything you need to know2013
North Carolina Bar AssociationJury Selection2011
High Point Bar AssociationJury Selection2010
North Carolina Bar AssociationPanel discusion on Criminal Law2009