Archives for: March 29th, 2023

If you are facing DUI charges in North Carolina, it’s important to understand the potential consequences and to take action to defend yourself. DUI charges can lead to serious penalties, including fines, license suspension, and jail time. However, you can fight your charges and achieve a positive outcome with the right strategies. In this post, we’ll explore some strategies for success when fighting DUI charges in North Carolina.

Hire an Experienced DUI Attorney

The first and most crucial step in fighting DUI charges is hiring an experienced attorney. DUI law is complex and [...]

The issue of marijuana legalization has been a topic of debate for decades, with many states opting to either decriminalize or fully legalize marijuana. As an attorney in North Carolina, I often receive questions from clients about the difference between decriminalization and legalization. In this post, I will explain the key differences between these two approaches and how they apply to North Carolina.


Reducing or eliminating criminal penalties for possessing small amounts of marijuana is decriminalized. This means that while possession of marijuana may still be illegal, it is no longer considered [...]

Domestic violence is a serious problem affecting millions of people worldwide. It’s a topic often discussed in terms of “he said, she said,” as the victim and the abuser often have different versions of events. In North Carolina, however, this phrase has taken on a new meaning, as the state has charged domestic violence victims with crimes for failing to protect themselves from their abusers.

Domestic violence is a pervasive problem that affects people of all genders, ages, races, and socioeconomic backgrounds. It is a pattern of abusive behaviors one partner uses to [...]

A criminal record can have long-lasting negative consequences for individuals in North Carolina. Fortunately, there is a legal remedy for those who have turned their lives around and wish to move forward with a clean slate. Record sealing, or expungement, is the process of removing certain criminal records from public access. Sealing a record can have many benefits, including improved job opportunities, housing options, and the ability to participate in certain civic activities. In this article, we will explore the benefits of sealing your North Carolina record.

Improved Job Opportunities in North Carolina[...]

Firearms laws continue to be a contentious issue in the United States, and North Carolina is no exception. While the Second Amendment guarantees the right to bear arms, regulations and restrictions are still in place to ensure public safety.

In this blog post, we will explore the firearms laws in North Carolina, including the types of weapons charges that can result in serious legal consequences.

Regulations for Obtaining a Firearm in North Carolina

In our state, anyone who wants to purchase a handgun must first obtain a permit from their local sheriff’s office[...]