Review: “Neal took the time to listen to my side of the story, gather the evidence from me; he guided me through the next steps and then worked with the prosecuting attorney to have the charges dismissed.”
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Speeding & Traffic Ticket, Trusts, Wills & Living Wills, Probate
Courtney is Smith Horton’s newest addition, concentrating her practice in estate planning and criminal defense, including misdemeanors and traffic citations. Courtney is a native Charlottean who grew up on Lake Norman. She graduated from the U...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Wills & Living Wills
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.