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Criminal Defense Attorneys in Charlotte

Fighting for Clients across Mecklenburg County

If you have been charged with a crime in North Carolina, you should retain experienced representation as soon as possible. Even if you are convicted of a misdemeanor, you could face thousands of dollars in fines, years in jail or prison, and lost future opportunities.

A skilled attorney can help defend your rights and guide you throughout every stage of the criminal proceedings.

At Jetton & Meredith, our criminal defense attorneys in Charlotte are highly effective in this complex area of law. Backed by decades of combined experience, our lawyers have helped thousands of clients achieve their legal goals. We can help you, too.*

Whether you have been charged with a violent crime, DUI/DWI, a sex offense, or another crime, we can handle it quickly and efficiently.

Call Jetton & Meredith today at (704) 931-5535 or contact us online to learn more about how our Charlotte criminal defense lawyers can help you.

Personalized Method of Care

You can trust our attorneys to effectively guide you throughout every step of the legal process. We are extremely accessible to our clients and can even meet with you on weekends and evenings, whenever is most convenient for you. As your representative, our legal team will aggressively fight to protect your rights and best interests. Regardless of the severity of the charges against you, we have the experience required to fight on your behalf.

Jetton & Meredith regularly handles the following types of cases:

  1. Alcohol crimes
  2. Domestic violence
  3. Drug crimes
  4. DUI/DWI
  5. Vehicular homicide
  6. Expungements
  7. Failure to appear
  8. Sex offenses
  9. Theft crimes
  10. Traffic violations
  11. Trespassing
  12. Restraining orders
  13. Violent crimes
  14. Assault
  15. Homicide
  16. Murder

We put our focus on trying to shield you from the consequences of criminal charges:

  • Avoid jail or prison
  • Avoid costly fines and penalties
  • Achieve a reduction of bail bonds
  • Avoid or erase your criminal record
  • Achieve a reduction of criminal charges
  • Confront and overcome charges for failure to appear in court

          Please reach out to us at (704) 931-5535 to schedule your consultation with our Charlotte criminal defense attorneys.

          Client Testimonials*

          The Opinions that Matter Most
          • “Fees were reasonable and I felt he was working for resolution versus dragging out the process.”

            Former Client
          • “I would recommend them to anyone!”

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

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

            Former Client
          • “Very pleased with the service!”

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

            Former Client
          • “I was confident we made the right choice in lawyers.”

            Former Client
          • “Great Service”

            Former Client Concord, NC
          • “Excellent Lawyer & Firm”

            Heather O. Charlotte, NC
          • “Knowledgeable, confident & very capable in the courtroom.”

            Former Client
          • “I would refer anyone with a pulse to this firm!!”

            Former Client
          • “I cannot stress enough how great the customer service was with Jetton & Meredith”

            Former Client
          • “I am glad to know I have a lawyer like Jetton & Meredith for life!”

            Former Client
          • “Made me feel very comfortable.”

            Former Client
          • “Eric Meredith and his staff were friendly, courteous, patient, and very professional”

            Former Client


          • 2019 Attorney and Practice Magazine Family Law Badge
          • 10 Best Attorney's in Client Satisfaction 2019
          • Super Lawyers - Rising Star
          • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
          • BBB - Start With Trust
          • Business North Carolina Legal Elite
          • Clients Choice Award 2019
          • National College for DUI Defense
          • American Association of Attorneys - Premier DUI
          • 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

          Why Jetton & Meredith?

          A Passionate Defense Of Your Rights
          • Numerous Professional Awards & Recognitions

          • Proven Track Record of Successful* Case Results

          • Unique & Personalized Approach to Each Case

          • Consultations Available on Evenings & Weekends

          • Well-Established Family Roots in Charlotte, NC

          • Decades of Combined Legal Experience

          • Unwavering Dedication to Client Satisfaction

          • Highly Respected within the Legal Community