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Dewey Powell Brinkley

Dewey Powell Brinkley

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Violent Crime, White Collar Crime

About Me

I am committed to providing zealous representation to those charged with criminal offenses in the Raleigh area. I have experience as both an Assistant District Attorney and as a private practice Criminal Defense Attorney in Raleigh. I bring a unique understanding of both sides of the law and look forward to discussing your case.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
    10 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 30%
  3. Violent Crime: 20%
  4. White Collar Crime: 5%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Kellie Chappell Gonzalez

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Dewey since he was a District Attorney. He is now in private practice and has many years experience in criminal matters.


    Kellie Gonzalez Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Gregory S. Connor

    I strongly endorse this lawyer. All the clients I have referred have glowing praise for Dewey. He is the attorney you want in your corner in your time of need. Not only that, but he is a pleasure to work with and very communicative.


    Gregory Connor Business Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Law Office of Dewey Brinkley

16 West Martin Street
Suite 201
Raleigh, NC, 27601




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant District AttorneyWake County District Attorney's Office2002 - 2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Wake County Bar Association, History CommitteeMember2011 - Present
Wake County Bar Association, Bench-Bar CommitteeMember2011 - Present
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeMember2008 - Present
North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Criminal Defense SectionMember2008 - Present
North Carolina Bar Association, 4All Task ForceMember2008 - 2013
North Carolina State BarN/A2002 - Present
North Carolina Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Wake County Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State v. G.G.Not Guilty
State v. T. F.Not Guilty

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Tulane University Law SchoolLawJuris Doctor2002