Ted Blanton was born and raised in Rowan County. He received his B.A. from Saint... more
Ted Blanton was born and raised in Rowan County. He received his B.A. from Saint John's College in Annapolis, MD in 1975. After receiving his J.D. from Georgetown University in 1981, he returned to Salisbury in 1983. Ted and his wife Mary opened their own law firm in 1990. Ted was elected twice and served as a Rowan County District Court Judge for 8 years (1994-2002) and then returned to privat... view profile
Matthew J. Barton is a former law enforcement officer turned attorney. In addition... more
Matthew J. Barton is a former law enforcement officer turned attorney. In addition to his practice of law, Mr. Barton is an avid student and and black belt in Okinawan Goju Ryu Karate Do. Mr. Barton also holds a 5th Degree black belt in Trias Shuri Ryu Karate. He has also trained in Tai Chi, Hsing I, Pakua, Jeet Kun Do, Muay Thai, Kali/Escrima, Combat submission wrestling, and Judo/Ju-Jitsu.
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.