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John Cacheris, son of federal judge James Cacheris and nephew of internationally acclaimed criminal defense attorney Plato Cacheris, is originally from a suburb of Washington, DC and has been practicing law for over 20 years.  After receiving his law degree and MBA from Wake Forest, John moved to Charlotte.  John is divorced and the father of two teenage daughters.  John enjoys golf and crossfit in his spare time.  


Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
  2. Family: 35%
  3. Federal Crime: 10%
  4. DUI & DWI: 5%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Gregory J. Plumides

    John is an extremely thorough attorney that leaves no stone unturned. He goes the extra mile to truly serve and help his client understand the legal process. Having handled numerous cases in Federal, State, and Appeals Court their are very few attorneys that can match his skills and expertise.


    Gregory Plumides Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • George N. Miller

    John does a great job. He works hard, understands the law and the practice, he's talented and his clients respect him. He's an excellent lawyer. I endorse John Cacheris.


    George Miller Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Plumides, Romano, Johnson & Cacheris, PC

301 S. McDowell Street
Suite 130
Charlotte, NC, 28204


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
10 Best for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2015
10 Best Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerPlumides, Romano, Johnson & Cacheris, PC2015 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
North Carolina Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
Fourth Circuit Judicial ConferencePermanent Member2012 - Present
Mecklenburg County Criminal Defense Lawyers Associationmember1998 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Jarrett v. McCreary Modern, Inc. 167 N.C. App. 234 (N.C. App. 2004)won appeal
U.S. v. McQueen, 108 F.3d 64 (4th Cir. 1997)won appeal
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wake Forest UniversityN/AMBA - Master of Business Administration1994
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MeetupFamily Law Overview2015