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Matthew Gridley Pruden

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Federal Crime, Appeals, DUI & DWI, Speeding & Traffic Ticket

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. Federal Crime: 35%
  3. DUI & DWI: 10%
  4. Appeals: 10%
  5. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Sarah Bennett

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Sarah Bennett Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Charles Christopher Adkins

    Mr. Pruden is well respected in the legal community and extremely competent. I endorse and recommend this lawyer.

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    Charles Adkins Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Tin Fulton Walker & Owen, PLLC

301 East Park Avenue
Charlotte, NC, 28203

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCActive200407/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Nation's Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2014
10 Best Criminal Law Attorneys for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2014
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top 10 Under 40National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2014

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerTin Fulton Walker & Owen, PLLC2005 - Present
AssociateTempleton & Raynor, P.A.2004 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
United States District Court for the Middle District of North CarolinaAdmitted to Practice2006 - Present
United States District Court for the Eastern District of North CarolinaAdmitted to Practice2006 - Present
North Carolina Advocates for JusticeMember2005 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2005 - Present
Mecklenburg County Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth CircuitAdmitted to Practice2005 - Present
North Carolina Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Mecklenburg County BarMember2004 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of North CarolinaAdmitted to Practice2004 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In re: J.W.Prosecution declined
State v. S.B.Client sentenced to probation after originally being charged with first degree murder
State v. C.G.Not guilty

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
National Institute of Trial AdvocacyNational SessionCertificate of Completion2007
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Guilford CollegeJustice & Policy StudiesBS - Bachelor of Science1998

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Constitution in the ClassroomThe Fourth Amendment: Search and Seizure2012
Free Legal Clinic at the Mecklenburg County Substance Abuse CenterLegal Clinic2007