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Theodore A. Blanton

Theodore A. Blanton

also known as Ted Blanton, Hon. Ted Blanton

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Personal Injury, DUI & DWI, Wills & Living Wills

About Me

Ted Blanton was born and raised in Rowan County. He received his B.A. from Saint John's College in Annapolis, MD in 1975. After receiving his J.D. from Georgetown University in 1981, he returned to Salisbury in 1983. Ted and his wife Mary opened their own law firm in 1990. Ted was elected twice and served as a Rowan County District Court Judge for 8 years (1994-2002) and then returned to private practice. Ted specializes in Criminal Law, Traffic Violations and Personal Injury Litigation.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
    31 years
  2. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 25%
    31 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
  4. DUI & DWI: 15%
    31 years
  5. Wills & Living Wills: 10%



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Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Grant Stephen Scheuring

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Contact Info

228 W. Council St.
Salisbury, NC, 28144-4323




Professional Misconduct

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

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBlanton Law Firm, P.A.2002 - Present
District Court JudgeState of North Carolina (Rowan County)1994 - 2002
PartnerBlanton & Blanton, P.A.1990 - 1994
PartnerCrowell, Porter, Blanton and Blanton1986 - 1990


Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Carolina Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Rowan County Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
HUDSON v. JIM SIMMONS PONTIAC-BUICK, INC. NO. 8819DC885. 380 S.E.2d 612Appeals Court Ruled in Client's Favor

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
St John's College-AnnapolisN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1975

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Leo Strauss as a TeacherLeo Strauss2011