Gregory John Plumides was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. He graduated from Charlotte Country Day School and attended the University of Georgia. At the University of Georgia, he was a member of the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society and Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity. He received his Juris Doctorate Law Degree from The Cumberland School of Law at Sanford University in 1996 (making the Dean’s List that year).
The Plumides Law Office, which is now Plumides, Romano, Johnson & Cacheris P.C., was originally founded by Gregory’s father, John G. Plumides, over 60 years ago. Gregory first began working for the firm at the age of 16 and is now a Partner in the law practice.
Gregory’s true passion is trying cases, so he has chosen to practice primarily in litigation which includes Criminal, Family, and Personal Injury Law. This areas of practice keep him in the court room, where he can fight for his clients.
Gregory is a very active and respected member of the local Bar. He served as Co-Chairman of the Mecklenburg County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Six years (2010 – 2016). He has served on the Mecklenburg County Criminal Courts Rules Committee and is currently serving on the Mecklenburg County Criminal Courts Committee. In all of these capacities he meets with judges and various court house officials, as a private Bar representative. Gregory has also served on the Mecklenburg County Bar Fee Dispute Committee, Mecklenburg County Bar Candidate Interview Committee and has taught DWI law to local attorneys under a Continuing Legal Education program.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Legal Elite||Business North Carolina||2015|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Superior DUI Attorney||National Advocacy for DUI Defense||2014|
|Dean's List||Cumberland School Of Law||1996|
|Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society||Phi Eta Sigma Univ. Georgia Chapter||N/A|
|Owner||Plumides Law Office||1997 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Mecklenburg County Criminal Courts Committee||Private Criminal Bar Representative||2010 - Present|
|Mecklenburg County Bar||Attorney Member||1997 - Present|
|Mecklenburg County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||Co-chair||2011 - 2016|
|Mecklenburg County Bar Candidate Review Committee||Member||2011 - 2019|
|Mecklenburg County Bar Association||Fee Dispute Committee||2009 - 2011|
|Practice Tips for DWI & Traffic Cases NC CLE||Crawford/Melendez and Their Effects on NC Case Law||2011|
|University of Georgia||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Samford University, Cumberland School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|Practice Tips for DWI & Traffic Cases||Practice Tips for DWI & Traffic Cases NC CLE||2011|
|State v. C.G||Not Guilty|
|State v. C.F.||Petition Granted and Petitioner Ordered Removed From N.C. Sex Offender Registry|
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