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Winston-salem, NC Criminal Defense Lawyers

105 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Winston-salem, NC area.

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Winston-salem has 105 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 875 Reviews

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    Christopher Anthony Beechler

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    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    79 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
    Hire a Board Certified Specialist in State and Federal Criminal Law - Call for a Free Consultation.

    Practice area
    50% Criminal Defense, 25% Federal Crime, 25% DUI & DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     60 minutes

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    NC, Active since 2001
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    Christopher R. Clifton

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    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    21 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
    Winston Salem Criminal Defense Attorney

    Practice area
    50% Criminal Defense, 25% DUI & DWI, 10% Violent Crime and more

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    NC, Active since 1995
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    Dylan W. Greenwood

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    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
    The Best Offense is a Good Defense! Se habla español. Call for a free consultation! *Family Law
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    Ernest Clarke Dummit

    Dummit Fradin Attorneys at Law
    1133 W 1st St, Winston-Salem, NC
    26 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
    I have enjoyed hard battles in the courtroom for more than 38 years. On May 13th 2023 I celebrated 38 years since I won my first jury trial in federal court. I routinely represents clients with issues varying from family law and divorce questions ...
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    Mark Andrew Jones

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    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Quickly getting experienced counsel is essential. Call for a free consultation.

    Practice area
    20% Criminal Defense, 55% Federal Crime, 25% White Collar Crime

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    NC, Active since 2007
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    R. Michael Elliot

    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    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
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    Frederick Bertrand Adams

    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    26 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
    **********EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 3, 2021, I WAS SWORN IN AS A DISTRICT COURT JUDGE. AS A RESULT, I AM NO LONGER ABLE TO PRACTICE LAW OR ACCEPT NEW CLIENTS.***********.Frederick B. Adams, II is the owner and sole attorney at the Law Offices of Frederic...
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    Patrick Todd Apple

    Dummit Fradin, Attorneys at Law
    1133 W 1st St, Winston-Salem, NC
    13 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
    Feel Confident and Calm Through Any Legal Process Patrick was born and raised in Greensboro, North Carolina. Following a successful high school academic and athletic career, Patrick was recruited to play middle linebacker for the North Carolina St...
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    Charles Eldridge Mellies

    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
    Charlie Mellies joined Dummit Fradin in 2014 and focuses his practice on criminal defense. Mr. Mellies has defended clients charged with DWI, misdemeanors, and felonies including first degree kidnapping, first degree sex offense of a child, and fi...
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    Kristin Ragsdale Kelly

    Halvorsen Family Law Group
    250 Executive Park Blvd, Ste 150, Winston-Salem, NC
    31 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
    Kristin Kelly Broyles is a North Carolina Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and a Certified Parenting Coordinator. She is the recipient of the 2020 40 under 40 award from the Triad Business Journal and the 2018 40 under 40 Alumni Award from...
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    Kerri Lee Sigler

    SIGLER LAW, PLLC
    Winston Tower, 301 N. Main Street STE 1050, Winston-salem, NC
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
    Sigler is fearless. She knows the judges, the prosecutors, the probation officers, and has handled nearly every kind of case from armed robbery to possession of weed. She's logged hundreds of hours in trials and thousands negotiating plea deals. S...
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    Bernard Michael Desrosiers

    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Review: I hired attorney Bernard Desorosiers and he did a excellent job. He was very perfessional and he always keep in contact with his client. Mr. Bernard Desorosiers did a excellent job on my case when he appeared in court on 11/18/2016 in Winston-sale...
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    Helen Louise Parsonage

    Elliot Morgan Parsonage
    426 Old Salem Road, Winston-Salem, NC
    12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
    Specializing in thorough and experienced representation of individuals navigating the mazes of immigration and criminal law. Admitted to practice: North Carolina State Courts; Georgia State Courts; United States District Court for the Middle Distr...
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    James D. Byers

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    The Law Offices of J. Darren Byers, P.A.
    224 S Cherry St, Winston-salem, NC
    18 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
    J.D. Byers represents clients in all types of criminal investigations, hearings, trials and appeals.

    Practice area
    50% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI, 10% Aviation and more

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     15 minutesRetainerSometimes

    License
    NC, Active since 1994
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    W. Scott Harkey

    Harkey Litigation
    380 Knollwood Street, Suite 305, Winston-salem, NC
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
    My law practice focuses primarily on high stakes litigation. I represent businesses and individuals in State and Federal courts. In recent years, I achieved favorable verdicts in some of the most notorious fraud cases in modern North Carolina hist...
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    Jason Scott Smith

    LAWSMITH, The Law Offices of J. Scott Smith, PLLC
    250 Executive Park Blvd, Ste 100, Winston-Salem, NC
    28 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    J. Scott Smith is a native of North Carolina. Born in Greensboro and raised in Northern Davidson County throughout the school year and Kernersville in the summers, Mr. Smith loves being at home in North Carolina. After graduating from high school,...
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    Karen Draper Gerber

    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
    Serving Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and the surrounding Triad counties. I have approximately twelve years of experience practicing exclusively in the field of criminal defense in State and Federal Courts. I listen to what your needs are,...
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    James Raymond McMinn

    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    132 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Review: Attorney Ravenel Handled My Case Which Is An Attorney In James McMinns Law Firm. She Was Very Accurate And Well Planned When It Came To My Case. Communication Skills Unmatched... Needless To Say My Case Was Dismissed With Her Help. Thanks Again At...
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    Anastasia Frances Tramontozzi

    1133 West First Street, Winston-Salem, NC
    9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 3 years
    Challenging the Legal System with Vigor and Resilience Anastasia Tramontozzi is a criminal defense lawyer in Winston-Salem. She has extensive experience handling a variety of domestic violence, assault, and gun charge cases. This includes assault ...
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    Julie Catherine Boyer

    Criminal defense Attorney near Winston-salem (Winston Salem)
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
    Review: Ms. Boyer took my case and researched and reviewed it as a whole. She found many flaws that were lined up with current case law that ensures a turn over of my prior convictions. She has stayed in contact with me and is very professional. My family...

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Superior Court, 200 N Main St.
Winston Salem, NC 27101
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