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John Leland Ammons

John Leland Ammons

Practice areas:

Litigation, Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Family, Social Security

About Me

John Ammons is a Waynesville native and returned home to practice.  He enjoys each opportunity to appear in court and focuses his practice in the areas of civil litigation, criminal law, and family law.

John is a member of First Baptist Church and currently serves on the board for the Good Samaritan’s Clinic, an organization that provides medical care to underserved adults in Haywood County.  John enjoys hiking, fly fishing, and golfing in his spare time.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Litigation: 40%
    9 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    9 years
  3. Speeding & Traffic Ticket: 18%
    9 years
  4. Family: 10%
    9 years
  5. Social Security: 2%
    6 years

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • James Kevan Minick

    I have know John for a long time and he is a well respected in the community even beyond the legal realm. A great advocate to have on your side in a time of need.


    James Minick DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

370 N. Main Street
Suite 300
Waynesville, NC, 28786-4299



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
40 Under 40The Enterprise Mountaineer2010

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia State University College of LawLawJuris Doctor2007
Wake Forest UniversityHistoryBachelor of Arts2004