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  1. Michael is a trial attorney. As an Assistant District Attorney, he tried more than 30 jury trials in Superior Court and hundreds of trials in District Court

  2. He served as an Assistant District Attorney in Mecklenburg County for more than 5 years 

  3. Michael is among a select group of attorneys qualified as a Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Law

  4. He was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina

  5. Michael received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his law degree from Campbell University School of Law


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    10 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    10 years
  3. Speeding Ticket: 20%
    10 years



Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

23 total 

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  • Aaron Raymond Lee

    I endorse this lawyer. Michael is very knowledgable and I would recommend him to anyone looking for legal advice.


    Aaron Lee Speeding and traffic ticket Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kelly Cordell Johnson

    I endorse Michael. He is an amazing advocate who truly cares for his clients.


    Kelly Johnson Divorce and separation Attorney
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Contact info


524 W 10th St
Icard & Stading
Charlotte, NC, 28202-1428


DCInactive 200707/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Board Certified Specialist - Criminal LawNorth Carolina Bar Association2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerIcard & Stading, Attorneys at Law2013 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyMecklenburg County District Attorney's Office2007 - 2013
AttorneyRichard L. Robertson & Associates, PA2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States Supreme Court BarMember2014 - Present
North Carolina State BarBoard Certified Criminal Law Specialist2012 - Present
District of Columbia BarMember2007 - Present
Mecklenburg County BarMember2006 - Present
North Carolina State BarMember2006 - Present
United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina BarMember2006 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. P.M. & L.M.Not Guilty
State v. C.S.Dismissed
State v. J.D.Dismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of North Carolina, Chapel HillBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ANUVIA DWI MonthThe Prosecutor's Role in the DWI Case2011
ANUVIA DWI MonthThe Prosecutor's Role in the DWI Case2010