Matthew Gridley Pruden

Matthew Gridley Pruden

Criminal Defense Attorney

Charlotte, NC





No Misconduct



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About Me

Pruden family has 5 generations of NC lawyers (From The Mecklenburg County Bar News)   When Matthew Gridley Pruden was admitted to the Bar on September 14, 2004, he became the fifth generation of Pruden men to practice law in North Carolina. “I don’t know whether this is a record for multi-generational lawyers in this state, but I don’t know of any other five-generation families,”...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Just What I Needed!

Posted by: a Fraud client 5 months ago.

Mr. Pruden was completely professional, punctual, and crystal clear in his directions to me. His explanation of the law did not seem condescending or...

Mr. Pruden is a great lawyer

Posted by: Brandon 5 months ago.

Mr. Pruden is a great lawyer, he understood what I was going though and treated my case like it was the most important case he was working. I would...
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Showing 2 of 9 peer endorsements

Sarah Bennett
Sarah Bennett

Charlotte, NC

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I endorse this lawyer.
Charles Christopher Adkins
Charles Adkins

Huntersville, NC

2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Pruden is well respected in the legal community and extremely competent. I endorse and recommend this lawyer.
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2004 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of North Carolina.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/10/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – 2005

Templeton & Raynor, P.A.


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2007 Certificate of Completion in National Session

National Institute of Trial Advocacy


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2014 Rising Star

Super Lawyers


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2004- present Member

North Carolina Bar Association

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Speaking Engagements

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2012 The Fourth Amendment: Search and Seizure

at Constitution in the Classroom

2007 Legal Clinic

at Free Legal Clinic at the Mecklenburg County Substance Abuse Center