Experienced Advocate. Engaged Counselor. Effective Litigator.
Licensed and admitted in North Carolina State Courts as well as the United States District Courts for the Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina. Practice currently focused on criminal law including all misdemeanors and felonies.
Experienced trial attorney, with 1st chair experience in both bench and jury trials in District and Superior Court. Experienced negotiator, having handled hundreds of plea negotiations, including those where his client faced the death penalty.
Mr. Filliben is a dedicated Trial Attorney who is comfortable in the courtroom. He is a zealous advocate and firmly believes in making sure his clients are fully informed. He is a problem solver, who thinks outside of the box, thinks on his feet, and approaches cases with the knowledge, vigor, and ability to instill confidence in the clients he serves and achieve success in the courtroom.
Licensed since 2009
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His strong knowledge and enthusiasm for client advocacy makes him an excellent trial attorney. Moreover, his success and effectiveness is further bolstered by his dogged preparation and determination in furthering his clients' interests in court. I fully endorse Jamie.
John Manzo Criminal Defense Attorney
Jamie is one of the best lawyers for DWI and general criminal matters in the State. I have worked with him for the past year and a half and have been consistently impressed with not only the manner in which he treats his clients, but also his ability to effectively advocate for his clients in court. He is honest, experienced, knowledgeable, and an extremely skilled litigator. I highly recommend Jamie.
Barbara Rynne DUI & DWI Attorney
|NC||Authorized to practice law||2009||04/08/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Super Lawyers Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|"10 Best" Attorneys: North Carolina||American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys||2014|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Advocate--Educational Achievement Program||NCAJ||2013|
|CALI Award: Patents||Wake Forest University School of Law||2009|
|Attorney||Dummit Fradin||2012 - 2015|
|Attorney||The Law Offices of J. Darren Byers, P.A.||2009 - 2012|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|National Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Youth Villages||Member--Leadership Council||2013 - Present|
|North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Criminal Defense Section||Associate Member||2012 - Present|
|Mecklenburg County Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Forsyth County Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2009 - 2012|
|Wake Forest Intellectual Property Law Journal||Executive Articles Editor (2009)||2007 - 2009|
|Wake Forest School of Law Moot Court||Co-Chair Stanley Moot Court Competition (2009)||2006 - 2009|
|Wake Forest Intellectual Property Law Journal, Vol. 9 Number 3, Symposium 2009, 239-258||Patent Law and Regenerative Medicine: A Consideration of the Current Law and Public Policy Concerns Regarding Upstream Patents||2009|
|Wake Forest University School of Law||Law||Juris Doctor||2009|
|Pennsylvania State University||Finance / American Studies||BS - Bachelor of Science/ BA - Bachelor of Arts||2006|
|May It Please the Court-Effective Case Presentation at Trial||Ethical Considerations||2014|
|Expert Witnesses: Using North Carolina Rules to Your Advantage||Applying the Rules of Evidence To Expert Reports||2014|
|Expert Witnesses: Using North Carolina Rules to Your Advantage||Rule 702||2014|
|2014 Spring Public Defender Attorney and Investigator Conference||DWI Sentencing Strategies||2014|
|"DWI Defense: Updates, the Down Low and What You Need To Know"||Probable Cause||2014|
|"Basics of DWI: Everything You Need to Know to Handle Your First Case and Get Better at Your Next "||Checkpoints||2013|
|"Basics of DWI: Everything You Need to Know to Handle Your First Case and Get Better at Your Next "||Knoll||2013|
|Strategies in Defending DWI Cases in North Carolina||Ethics in District Court||2012|
|Advanced Trial Tactics||Technology in the Courtroom||2012|