Charlotte, NC Criminal Defense Lawyers

327 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Charlotte, NC area.

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Charlotte Has 327 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 4155 Reviews

Kathleen Cunningham Clary

1011 E. MOREHEAD STREET, CHARLOTTE, NC
96 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
Review: Sometimes life happens to you. You don't know what to do or who to call. I was given Katie Clary's number. Thank goodness! She treated me like more than a client. Katie is loved and respected even by the judges to the point they want to give her w...
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 30% Domestic Violence, 30% DUI & DWI
License NC, Active since 2009

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Powers Law Firm PA
2412 Arty Avenue, Charlotte, NC
187 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
"Lawyer of the Year" Criminal Defense: Gen Practice by "Best Lawyers in America" Charlotte NC (2017)
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 40% DUI & DWI, 15% Family and more
License NC, Active since 1992

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J. Bradley Smith

Arnold & Smith, PLLC
200 North McDowell Street, Charlotte, NC
63 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
When facing a felony, DUI/DWI or minor traffic offense, you need Arnold & Smith, PLLC on your side!
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI, 20% Speeding & Traffic Ticket
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NC, Active since 2004

Ryan Michael Watson

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The Law Office of Ryan M. Watson, PLLC
4108 Park Road, Suite 220, Charlotte, NC
235 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
Handling Most Traffic Cases For Only $99. Former DA on Your Side.
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 50% Speeding & Traffic Ticket, 25% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NC, Active since 2006

Carnell T Johnson

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Johnson & Nicholson, PLLC.
5806 Monroe Road, Suite 102, Charlotte, NC
16 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
Experience in handling with Criminal Matters in State and Federal Courts; Call 704-659-0546.
Practice area 35% Criminal Defense, 65% Immigration
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License NC, Active since 2008

Matthew Gridley Pruden

Tin Fulton Walker & Owen, PLLC
301 East Park Avenue, Charlotte, NC
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
Pruden family has 5 generations of NC lawyers (From The Mecklenburg County Bar News) When Matthew Gridley Pruden was admitted to the Bar on September 14, 2004, he became the fifth generation of Pruden men to practice law in North Carolina. “I don’t...
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 35% Federal Crime, 10% DUI & DWI and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License NC, Active since 2004

Christopher Todd Browning

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Browning & Long, PLLC
725 E Trade St, Suite 120, Charlotte, NC
44 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Speeding or traffic ticket? DWI? Contact me, a former prosecutor, for your FREE consultation.
Practice area 30% Criminal Defense, 35% DUI & DWI, 35% Speeding & Traffic Ticket
License NC, Active since 2013

Anthony G. Scheer

Rawls, Scheer, Foster & Mingo PLLC
1011 East Morehead St., Suite. 300, Charlotte, NC
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
Experienced Attorney Defending Charges In Both State & Federal Court. Call Today!
Practice area 40% Criminal Defense, 25% White Collar Crime, 25% Federal Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NC, Active since 1992

Mark Patrick Foster

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Foster Law Offices, PLLC
409 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 42 years
Mark Foster is an experienced & respected criminal defense lawyer who focuses on felony defense.
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 30% White Collar Crime, 10% DUI & DWI and more
License NC, Active since 1996

David C. Driscoll

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RTS Law Group
715 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC
389 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
⓵ READ 300+ 5-Star Reviews! ⓶ REVIEW Trial Results & Industry Recognition ⓷ TEXT | CALL 24/7 *FREE CONSULT*
Practice area 10% Criminal Defense, 70% DUI & DWI, 3% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NC, Active since 2002

Jason David Witt

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Witt Law Firm, P.A.
301 South McDowell St., Suite 1014, Charlotte, NC
14 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
Offices in Charlotte and Monroe NC ___________________ Free Consultation (704) 493-6851
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 50% Divorce & Separation, 10% Bankruptcy & Debt and more
Cost Hourly Rates,  $350 per hour  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 30%-40%  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License NC, Active since 2004

Ryan T. Smith

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RTS Law Group
715 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC
349 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
❶ READ 345+ 5-Star Reviews ❷ ANALYZE Top Awards ❸ Text | Call 24/7 *FREE CONSULT*
Practice area 7% Criminal Defense, 70% DUI & DWI, 5% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License NC, Active since 2008

Mark Andrew Jones

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Bell, Davis & Pitt, PA
227 W. Trade Street, Suite 1800, Charlotte, NC
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
Quickly getting experienced counsel is essential. Call for a free consultation.
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 55% Federal Crime, 25% White Collar Crime
License NC, Active since 2007

Aaron Raymond Lee

Law Offices of Robert J. Reeves
301 S McDowell St, Suite 814, Charlotte, NC
88 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
Mr. Lee is originally from Tennessee and presently resides in Cabarrus County. Mr. Lee received his B.S. degree in Finance and then went on to earn his Juris Doctor Degree. Since being admitted to the North and South Carolina Bar, Mr. Lee has exte...

Benjamin R. Hardwick

Law Offices of Benjamin R. Hardwick, PLLC
Po Box 220159, Charlotte, NC
35 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
Aggressive, Experienced Attorney in Charlotte, NC. 20 years experience with Personal Injury and Criminal Defense. I fight hard for my clients and get results.

William M. Willis

William M. Willis, IV Attorney At Law, P.C.
1108 East Blvd., Charlotte, NC
18 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.1
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
Certified Specialist in NC Criminal Law
Practice area 30% Criminal Defense, 35% DUI & DWI, 20% Speeding & Traffic Ticket and more
License NC, Active since 1994

Kevin Brandon Remington

Remington & Dixon, PLLC
135 Perrin Place, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC
85 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
Born and raised in North Carolina, Brandon is a founding partner at Remington & Dixon, PLLC. Brandon concentrates his practice in the areas of criminal defense, professional license defense and traffic law. Brandon double-majored in Political Scie...

Gael Gilles

Gilles Law, PLLC
725 East Trade Street Suite 215, Charlotte, NC
14 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
Gael Gilles is the founding attorney at Gilles Law, PLLC. Mr. Gilles is licensed in state courts in North Carolina and South Carolina, and the Federal Courts in all of North Carolina and South Carolina. Gael's areas of focus are criminal defense, ...

Justin Christopher Olsinski

The Olsinski Law Firm, Pllc
1355 Greenwood Cliff, Suite 300, Charlotte, NC
17 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
Mr. Olsinski received his Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and History from Indiana University, where he was a member of Phi Delta Theta social fraternity and the National Scholars Honor Society. He attended Hofstra University School of Law, w...

R. Michael Elliot

Elliot Morgan Parsonage PLLC
300 E Kingston Ave, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC
11 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
Working with individuals to find intelligent solutions to complex problems. Call 704-490-4243
Practice area 10% Criminal Defense, 40% Employment & Labor, 30% Family and more
License NC, Active since 2011

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