Criminal, Traffic, and DWI defense is the primary, if not exclusive, thrust of my... more
Criminal, Traffic, and DWI defense is the primary, if not exclusive, thrust of my practice. I grew up in Weaverville, NC, a small town just north of Asheville. As a kid, I played baseball and football, went hunting and fishing, and was fortunate to enjoy a very close family. I worked my way through college and law school, graduating from the University of North Carolina School of Law in 1998... view profile
Anthony served as an Assistant District Attorney in Henderson County before entering... more
Anthony served as an Assistant District Attorney in Henderson County before entering private practice. During law school Anthony completed an internship with the Buncombe County Public Defenders Office. Anthony’s experience in the public sector has given him the opportunity to try hundreds of cases.
David R. Payne, P.A. is a law firm built upon a reputation of honest, aggressive and... more
David R. Payne, P.A. is a law firm built upon a reputation of honest, aggressive and comprehensive legal representation. Our attorneys are natives of the Asheville area and appreciate the opportunity to serve both corporate and individual clients in a range of legal matters. We serve Asheville as well as all of the surrounding areas in Buncombe County and Western North Carolina (Haywood,... view profile
If the police give you a ticket for violating traffic laws (quite often for speeding), you may require the services of a traffic ticket lawyer (sometimes called a speeding ticket lawyer) to help you through traffic court. Traffic ticket lawyers know which people to talk to at court and the kind of deals they are willing to make. The traffic ticket lawyer will also know the specific types of proof the officer must submit to the court and when there is not enough information to support the traffic ticket.