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Jacksonville, NC Criminal Defense Lawyers

43 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Jacksonville, NC area.

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Jacksonville has 43 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 607 Reviews

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    Matthew Vernon Silva

    Silva, Kiernan & Associates, PLLC
    2416 Commerce Road, Jacksonville, NC
    221 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    I have personally handled thousands of criminal charges as a State's attorney and Defense Attorney.
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    Paul Y. K. Castle

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    The Castle Law Firm, P.C.
    502 College St, Jacksonville, NC
    12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
    The attorneys and staff at the Castle Law Firm believe in making a difference, one client at a time!
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    Gintaras Kazys Krulikas

    Minick Law, P.C. - Jacksonville
    200 Valencia Drive, Jacksonville, NC
    127 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
    Being charged with a crime in North Carolina can be a very stressful experience, especially if it involves the complex web of North Carolina's DWI laws. As the Managing Partner of Minick Law, P.C.'s Wilmington office, I strive to provide detailed ...
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    Nathan Edward Sweet

    Nathan Sweet
    Brookview Dr, Jacksonville, NC
    43 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
    Review: I had the great pleasure to be a client of Nathan Sweet. Back in November 2012 I was charged with a misdemeanor larceny and came across the office of Nathan Sweet. I met up with him and we discussed my options, I Immediately felt relieved because ...
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    Andrew M Snow

    Andrew M. Snow, Attorney at Law, PLLC
    220 NEW BRIDGE STREET, Jacksonville, NC
    33 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    I have extensive criminal trial experience representing clients charged with both misdemeanor and felony offenses. I have civil litigation experience including landlord/tenant disputes, property disputes, contract disputes and business disputes. I...
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    Lloyd Colby Bolton

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    Lloyd C. Bolton Attorney at Law, PLLC
    218 New Bridge St., Jacksonville, NC
    31 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 4 years
    Lloyd Bolton is a former Assistant District Attorney in Onslow County and Mecklenburg County. He was also a logistics Marine Officer with the 2nd MLG and 22D MEU. Being a Marine and a former prosecutor gives him the insight needed to craft your le...

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    25% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 25% Juvenile and more

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    RetainerSometimes

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    NC, Active since 2019
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    Steven M. Laird

    Laird Law PLLC
    718 Court St., Jacksonville, NC
    24 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
    Steven Matthew Laird has been an practicing law since August of 2009. Mr. Laird's practice areas include civil and criminal litigation. Mr. Laird defends misdemeanor and felony criminal cases, domestic violence, juvenile delinquency, misdemeanor a...
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    Joseph Peterson

    502 College Street, Jacksonville, NC
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 7 years
    Finding solutions that work for you without a trial and fiercely defending you at trial.
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    Charles Winfield Taylor

    Silva, Kiernan & Associates PLLC
    2416 Commerce Road, Jacksonville, NC
    10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    The law is complicated and can be confusing to the untrained eye. Have you been charged with a crime, do you need estate planning help, or feel someone has done you wrong, but have no idea where to start? Charles W. Taylor III has been providing c...
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    Trevor James Avery

    The Trevor J. Avery Law Firm
    636 Court St, Jacksonville, NC
    10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
    Trevor J. Avery is a partner and leading criminal defense attorney at Welch and Avery in Jacksonville, NC. Having been born and spent much of his life in Onslow County, Mr. Avery has a wide network of professional contacts in health, academic, and...
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    Matthew James Thomas

    Matthew Thomas Law, PLLC
    507 New Bridge Street, Jacksonville, NC
    16 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
    Matthew J. Thomas is the founding member of Matthew Thomas Law, PLLC. Over the years, Mr. Thomas has earned a reputation for being one of the best military defense attorneys in the country because of his successes litigating and trying some of the...
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    Hurman R. Sims

    Law Office of Hurman R. Sims
    222 New Bridge Street., Jacksonville, NC
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 55 years
    Hurman Sims received his B.A. and J.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in 1966 and 1969. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1969 to 1989 and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel while serving as a general court-martial judge at Camp Lejeune...
  • Walter H. Paramore III

    Po Box 215, Jacksonville, NC
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “Mr. Paramore did everything he could as an attorney for my case. Even after prior felony convictions, he got me a very good plea deal, and I wasn't convicted of any more felonies in Onslow county. He answered my colle...
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    Johnathon Scott Naylor

    The Castle Law Firm, P.C.
    502 College Street, Jacksonville, NC
    12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 6 years
    Review: Mr. Naylor was assigned to my case & i would HIGHLY recommend him to anyone & everyone he assured me that he had everything under control & that he had high hopes for everything to be dismissed & he did just THAT I literally just showed up & he ha...
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    Michael Charles Surles

    Michael C. Surles, Attorney at Law, P.A.
    216 Old Bridge Street, Jacksonville, NC
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 8.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
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    Lee Elkins Britt

    Lee E. Britt, Attorney at Law
    410 New Bridge Street, Suite 5A, Jacksonville, NC
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
    At Britt Law, my role is above all to put my client's interest first. I am devoted to providing experienced legal advice so I can aggressively defend you against any and all accusations, something I take very seriously. It's my responsibility to o...
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    Walter Harry Rodriguez

    Starling Law Firm
    112 Old Bridge Street, Jacksonville, NC
    13 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
    Former Prosecutor. Extensive litigation experience. USMC combat veteran. State and Federal practice.
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    Casey Scott Starling

    Starling Law Firm, PLLC.
    112 Old Bridge St. Suite 100, Jacksonville, NC
    15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
    Originally from Jacksonville, North Carolina, Casey S. Starling completed his Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke before pursuing his legal education at Western Michigan University Thomas Cooley L...
  • Vickie Marie O'Brien

    Collins & Maready
    634 Court St., Jacksonville, NC
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “The best lawyer in all of Jacksonville NC. I got custody of my son because of Mrs. O'Brien in 2009. thank you . If you are a father in a custody battle, Mrs. O'Brien is the best of best. ...
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    Thomas R. Peterman

    102-E Elizabeth Street, Jacksonville, NC
    2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 35 years
    Review: Never having been in the situation of having a serious injury and still wanting/needing to both work and see a doctor, I was very baffled and frustrated by the workmans' compensation system. Mr. Peterman and his staff understood my concerns and su...

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