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About me

I was raised in Gastonia, NC.  I attended UNC Charlotte, and then The Charlotte School of Law.  I practice in Gaston, Mecklenburg, and the surrounding counties.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
    6 years
  2. Immigration: 30%
    6 years



Fixed (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Matthew S. Poteet

    I endorse this lawyer. Ron Shook does a great job for his clients. I always feel comfortable referring clients to Mr Shook. I know he really cares and strives to get the best outcome for his clients. He is honest and treats people fairly while understanding their needs. I highly recommend Ron Shook.


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Contact info

267 West Main Avenue
Gastonia, NC, 28052


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro Bono Honors DistinctionThe Charlotte School of Law2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Office of Ronald J. Shook PLLC2011 - Present
InternTin Fulton Walker & Owen, PLLC2010 - 2010
InternThe Law Office of Christopher A. Connelly2005 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Association for JusticeMember2010 - Present
The North Carolina Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
The Mecklenburg County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - 2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Charlotte School of LawN/AJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of North Carolina, CharlottePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2005