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Practice areas:

Litigation, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Securities & Investment Fraud

About Me


KENNETH P. ANDRESEN, PLLC was founded in 1986 by Mr. Andresen after leaving his position as Chief Assistant United States Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina.The firm has developed into an experienced boutique litigation law firm which provides attentive service in a broad range of practice areas including personal injury, criminal defense and business litigation.


 


Additionally, it has developed a depth of experience and understanding in mortgage foreclosure matters and financial investment fraud cases. Through dedication and attention to detail, the firm forms legal strategies around the client’s individual needs and aggressively pursues its clients’ interests, whether in the courtroom or in negotiations with opposing parties.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Litigation: 40%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Securities & Investment Fraud: 15%
  4. Personal Injury: 15%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($325-350/hour), Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Kenneth. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Kenneth P. Andresen, PLLC

2319 Crescent Ave
Charlotte, NC, 28207-1501

KENNETH P. ANDRESEN

2319 Crescent Avenue
Charlotte, NC, 28207

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCActive- Disciplinary198007/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Suspension Possible Stay
    issued in NC, 2013

    updated

    This means an attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. While on suspension the attorney may petition the Bar to have the balance of the term stayed.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2013
Jury Award: State Civil case$100,000 for a Cho ChoN/A
Jury Award: State Civil case$35,000 for homeownersN/A
Jury Award: State Criminal caseNot GuiltyN/A
Jury Award: Condemnation case$1,100,000N/A
State Civil caseCaveat AwardN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerKENNETH P. ANDRESEN, PLLC1986 - Present
Chief Assistant US AttorneyUnited State Attorney's Office1982 - 1986

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
North Carolina Bar AssociationN/A1986 - Present
Mecklenburg County Bar AssociationN/A1986 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Motor CycleSubstantial settlement without trial
Premise InjurySubstantial settlement without trial
Automobile CollisionSubstantial settlement without trial

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Wake Forest Law ReviewSearch & SeizureN/A

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Wake Forest University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
University of Notre DameFinanceMBA1975
St Lawrence UniversityGovernmentBA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
North Carolina Bar AssociationFederal ForfeitureN/A