Also known as The Chetson Firm

Damon John Chetson

Damon John Chetson

Criminal Defense Attorney
Raleigh, NC




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English , Spanish

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About Me

Damon Chetson is a criminal lawyer in Raleigh who helps people charged with serious felonies, misdemeanors, and drunk driving (DWI) charges in Raleigh, Cary, Apex and other parts of Wake County and the Research Triangle. He represents people charged in both the state and federal courts in North Carolina. Mr. Chetson is an aggressive lawyer who, in a previous career, was a Vice President of a...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Organized, Caring, and a Fighter

Posted by: a client 10 days ago.

The Chetson Firm beyond exceeded my expectations. When I called, someone almost always answered - it didn't matter if it was on the weekend or 9 pm....

Great Experience

Posted by: a client about 1 month ago.

Mr. Chetson far exceeded my expectations. He was able to resolve my case successfully and did so in a timely manner. My questions and concerns...
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Showing 2 of 19 peer endorsements

Dewey Powell Brinkley
Dewey Brinkley

Raleigh, NC

2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Damon is a student of the law who continues to develop a repertoire as an outstanding criminal trial lawyer.
Anthony Richard Tuorto
Anthony Tuorto

Asheville, NC

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
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2009 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of North Carolina.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/11/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2009 – present

The Chetson Firm, PLLC


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JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of North Carolina Law School


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1998 Graduate Studies Grant

Smith Richardson Foundation


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North Carolina Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 4 publications

2013 Legal Doctrine and Legal Realities: The Daily Life of Criminal Law


2012 Overview of North Carolina Expungement Law


Speaking Engagements

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2010 Finding a Legal Job

at Law School Panel - UNC-Chapel Hill

2008 Legal Theory of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes

at Oliver Wendell Holmes’ Liberalism

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