216 North McDowell Street Suite 110,
Charlotte, NC 28204

Eric S. Meredith, Esq.

Founder & Managing Partner

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
  • Bar Admissions, Professional Associations & Memberships

    Bar Admissions:

    • North Carolina
    • U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina
    • 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

    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

    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
  • Awards & Recognition
    • North Carolina Legal Elite, Business North Carolina magazine, Family Law, 2016, 2018, 2019
    • Selected a SuperLawyers Rising Star in 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, & 2019
    • Elected to Business North Carolina’s ‘Legal Elite’ in 2016 and 2018*
    • ‘Top 10 Lawyer’ from the National Association of Family Law Attorneys (NAFLA)* in 2015
    • Named to Rue Ratings Best Attorneys In America* list for 2015
    • 2015’s ‘10 Best‘ in Client Satisfaction from the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys (AIOFLA)
    • 2015’s First Place recipients of the Reader’s Choice Award for Best Charlotte Attorney by the Charlotte Observer
  • 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
  • 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

Client Testimonials*

The Opinions that Matter Most
  • “This was a difficult time in my life but working with Mr. Meredith made it easier to get through.”

    Former Client
  • “Jetton & Meredith is the route to go!!”

    Former Client
  • “Mark assured me that I was going to be alright.”

    Former Client
  • “BIG THANK YOU to Mark Jetton and his firm!”

    Former Client
  • “Mark Jetton you are my hero!”

    Former Cient
  • “Mark Jetton is a miracle worker.”

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

    Former Client
  • “After contacting several attorneys’ offices I am SO happy to have chosen Jetton & Meredith!”

    Former Client
  • “A lot can be said for good communication and having the peace of mind.”

    Former Client
  • “A down-to-earth, straight-to-the-point attorney who just gets it!”

    Former Client
  • “Eric got me the results I was looking for, keep me informed along the way”

    Former Client
  • “They made a stressful situation more comfortable than it might have otherwise been.”

    Former Client
  • “Responsive, articulate, organized, informed, and tenacious.”

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

    Former Client
  • “Always responsive and looking out for my best interests.”

    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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