Areas of Practice
Areas of Practice
Don't be misled by a relatively minor speeding ticket. Traffic matters, if not properly resolved, can result in the increase in insurance premiums and the potential suspension of your driving privileges. Hire an experienced attorney who knows how to navigate your particular traffic matters to achieve the best outcome.
The mishandling of a minor criminal matter could cost you academic opportunities, current and future employment, and even your freedom. Our law office is prepared to represent you in matters involving misdemeanors, felonies, and probation violations. We are here to help guide you through these often complicated and stressful situations.
It's important to ensure that your assets are efficiently and properly transferred to family members during your life or upon death. We can help clients accomplish their goals and needs with the preparation of various legal documents such as a durable power of attorney, health care power of attorney, a last will and testament, a living will (Declaration of Desire for a Natural Death). We also represent clients with actions regarding incompetence and guardianship proceedings.
We aid landlords in obtaining the necessary and proper orders from the court to lawfully require tenants to vacate leased property and obtaining repossession of your property.
We assist clients with obtaining legal name changes (both minors and adults).
Driving While Impaired
Driving while impaired offenses include possible suspension of your driving privileges, hundreds if not thousands in fees and court costs, and incarceration. Driving while impair offenses are complex and your failure to retain competent legal representation can have disastrous repercussions.
A criminal record may cause substantial barriers to becoming gainfully employed, obtaining affordable housing, as well as other opportunities that you would otherwise be eligible. In North Carolina, an expunction is the destruction of a criminal record by court order. Contact our law office to see if you are eligible for the expungement of a criminal offense from your record.
We provide representation including, but not limited to the following: pre-marital agreements, separation and property settlement agreements, divorce, child custody, child support, legitimation, and domestic violence.