216 North McDowell Street Suite 110,
Charlotte, NC 28204

Eric S. Meredith, Esq.

Founder & Managing Partner

AREAS OF PRACTICE

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T: (704) 931-5535
F: 704-335-0448

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Eric S. Meredith, Esq.

Attorney in Charlotte

Founding partner Eric S. Meredith, with his business partner, established the law firm of Jetton & Meredith upon graduating from law school and has been practicing law here since that time. Mr. Meredith focuses his practice exclusively on cases related to divorce and family law, child custody, child support, post-separation support and alimony, equitable distribution, and all other areas involving family law and domestic law.

Mr. Meredith has received many awards and recognition for his work in the area of divorce and family law. Mr. Meredith and the firm of Jetton & Meredith have been the subject of various publications in the Charlotte Business Journal, Triad Business Journal, and South Charlotte Living Magazine.

In 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018, Mr. Meredith was named as an honoree on North Carolina’s Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, which recognizes the top 2.5% of attorneys in North Carolina under the age of 40. Mr. Meredith has also been recognized by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys as one of the 10 Best Attorneys for North Carolina. Mr. Meredith was named as one of the Premier 100 trial attorneys in North Carolina by the American Academy of Trial Lawyers. Mr. Meredith was accepted as a Lifetime Member of the Rue Ratings’ Best Attorneys of America, which recognized him as one of the Top 100 Attorneys in North Carolina, as announced in the January 2015 edition of the American Bar Association Journal. He was recently named 2018 legal elite by Business North Carolina magazine.

  • Areas of Practice
    • Divorce and family law
    • Equitable distribution
    • Child custody
    • Child support
    • Alimony law
  • Education
    • NC State University
    • Elon School of Law
  • Professional Associations & Memberships
    • North Carolina State Bar
    • American Bar Association
    • Carmel Country Club, Member
    • North Carolina Bar Association
    • TPC at Piper Glen, Former Member
    • Verdict Ridge Golf & Country Club, Member
    • Mecklenburg County Bar, Family Law Section, Member
  • Bar Admissions
    • North Carolina
    • U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina
  • Recent Attorney News
    • Named 2016 and 2018 “Legal Elite” by Business North Carolina magazine. Less than 3% of practicing attorneys in the state of North Carolina are selected for this honor.
    • Named a 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 North Carolina Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ honoree, recognizing the top 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40.
    • Named 2015-2018 “Top 10 Family Law Attorneys Under 40 in North Carolina” by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, Inc.
    • Named to the “Top 40 Under 40” list in North Carolina by the American Society Of Legal Advocates (ASLA)
    • Named 2015 “10 Best Attorneys in North Carolina for Client Satisfaction” by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
    • Recipient of the “2015 Avvo Clients’ Choice Award” for Divorce
    • Named 2015 “Best Attorneys of America” by Rue Ratings, recognizing the Top 100 Attorneys in North Carolina
  • Pro Bono Activities
    • YMCA of Greater Charlotte, Member
    • Kiwanis International, Former Member
    • Elon University School of Law Alumni Association, Member
    • Charlotte Junior Chamber of Commerce, Former Member, Former Treasurer
  • Personal Information

    A native of North Carolina, Mr. Meredith was born and raised in High Point, North Carolina. Mr. Meredith was offered various scholarships to play golf at the collegiate level; however, he chose to attend North Carolina State University for his undergraduate studies.

    Mr. Meredith currently resides in Charlotte, North Carolina, with his wife, Nadia, and their daughter, Sophia. Eric enjoys playing golf at Carmel Country Club and Verdict Ridge Golf and Country Club. Mr. Meredith regularly attends church at Myers Park United Methodist Church and has volunteered with multiple local organizations, including the First Tee of Charlotte, the Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte, Kiwanis International, and the YMCA of Greater Charlotte. Eric previously served as the Treasurer of the Charlotte Junior Chamber of Commerce and previously served on the Board of the Men’s Golf Association at TPC Piper Glen Country Club.

  • Quick Facts
    • Eric is a scratch golfer and is a member of Carmel Country Club and Verdict Ridge Golf & Country Club.
    • Eric is widely known in the legal community as ‘The Lawyer With The Shoes.’ Eric has an extensive collection of two-toned wingtip spectator dress shoes.
    • Eric is an avid University of Tennessee football fan, where his father attended college
    • Eric is a dog lover, and he owns an Airedale Terrier named Sully
  • Awards & Recognition
    Superlawyer-logo-eric-meredith-sqEric Meredith has been selected a SuperLawyers Rising Star in 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, & 2018* for the North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Star Award. SuperLawyers ‘Rising Star’ winner selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a state wide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. The Rising Stars lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers magazines and in leading city and regional magazines across the country.
    Elected to Business North Carolina’s ‘Legal Elite’ in 2016 and 2018*, the lawyers their peers think are the state’s best practitioners in their fields. Ballots were made available to over 20,000 Tar Heel lawyers. Mark is included in the 15th class of Legal Elite professionals. Those receiving the most votes compose the Legal Elite group. Of the thousands of practicing lawyers in North Carolina, less than 3% were selected to the Legal Elite list in 2016.
    NAFLA - Family Law Top 10 Lawyer - Eric MeredithBeing named a ‘Top 10 Lawyer’ from the National Association of Family Law Attorneys (NAFLA)* in 2015. This prestigious ‘Top 10’ honor is given to less than 1% of all family law attorneys. These are attorneys who demonstrate an extraordinary amount of knowledge, skill, experiences, expertise and success in their practice. NAFLA specializes in helping consumers find quality family law and divorce law representation.
    Named to Rue Ratings Best Attorneys In America* list for 2015. Less than one percent (1%) of the attorneys in the US have been invited to become members of this distinguished group. This organization is set to become one of the most celebrated and respected assemblages of lawyers in the country due to its extremely selective membership standards which are limited to only the most qualified and accomplished of attorneys.
    Named 2015’s 10 Best‘ in Client Satisfaction from the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (AIOFLA)*. “AIOFLA looks for Attorneys that have achieved unparalleled success but most importantly have done so for the benefit of their client. Very few Attorneys can do so and our organization recognizes this significant achievement.”
    best of char 2015-sqJetton & Meredith Law was recently named 2015’s First Place recipients of the Reader’s Choice Award for Best Charlotte Attorney by the Charlotte Observer*. The Reader’s Choice Awards, published in a special December 2015 issue of the Observer, are a selection by the Charlotte-area community and voted on independently, administered by the newspaper. Each year, hundreds of finalists are voted on by the community and the top three in each category are awarded. Jetton & Meredith won the First Place award in this category. This is the first such award for the firm.

Client Testimonials*

The Opinions that Matter Most
  • “They made a stressful situation more comfortable than it might have otherwise been.”

    Former Client
  • “Extremely knowledgeable, professional, and driven.”

    Former Client
  • “This was a difficult time in my life but working with Mr. Meredith made it easier to get through.”

    Former Client
  • “Charlotte’s most professional and caring lawyers”

    Former Client
  • “Extremely easy to work with, gets results, and personally cares for his clients.”

    Former Client
  • “Thanks for the excellent service!”

    Former Client
  • “He took full control of the matter and ensured an expeditious conclusion.”

    Former Client
  • “Mark Jetton did an excellent job handling my case from start to finish.”

    Former Client
  • “You can’t go wrong with Mark Jetton.”

    Former Client
  • “Not only had my charges dismissed but he saved me plenty of money in the process!”

    Former Client
  • “His colleagues and assistants are very approachable and delighted to help. Any calls I made for questions or concerns were answered in a timely fashion.”

    Former Client
  • “I could not be happier with my experience, thank you!”

    Former Client
  • “Knowledgeable, confident & very capable in the courtroom.”

    Former Client
  • “His ability to work smoothly with the court staff benefited me enormously.”

    Former Client
  • “Mark is reasonable, fast, and brings positive results to his clients.”

    Former Client

Awards

  • BBB - Start With Trust
  • Business North Carolina Legal Elite
  • American Association of Attorneys - Premier DUI
  • Super Lawyers
  • Top 40
  • MVTL - Top 25
  • NAFLA - Top Ten Ranking 2015
  • AATA - Premier 100
  • AIFLA - 10 Best 2015
  • TGDWW - Top Lawyer 2015
  • ASLA 2015 Top 40 Lawyer Under 40
  • AIPIA - 10 Best 2018 Law Firm
  • AIPIA - 10 Best 2018 Attorney
  • Attorney and Practice Magazine's Criminal Defense top 10
  • Avvo Clients' Choice 2015 Criminal Defense
  • Avvo Clients' Choice 2015 Divorce
  • TNTL Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • RUE Ratings Best Attorneys of America - 2015

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