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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. No Contact Order
  9. Sex offenses
  10. Theft crimes
  11. Traffic violations
  12. Trespassing
  13. Restraining orders
  14. Violent crimes
  15. Assault
  16. Homicide
  17. 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
  • “They were very passionate in every court appearance and again, really gave me the push to believe that everything was going to be alright-- and it was.”

    Former Client
  • “Jetton & Meredith are reasonable, fast, and brings positive results to their clients.”

    Former Client
  • “I could not have asked for a better result.”

    Former Client
  • “Jetton & Meredith are AMAZING!!! They could not have made my bad situation any easier for me.”

    Former Client
  • “Attorney Eric Meredith of Jetton & Meredith and his team were more than super.”

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

    Former Client
  • “I am pleased what your firm has accomplished for me and have used them twice.”

    Former Client
  • “The result was the absolute best I could have hoped for.”

    Former Client
  • “No worries and had no extra paperwork or money to pay.”

    Former Client
  • “An awesome outcome!”

    Former Client
  • “I also appreciate the very strong argument you presented to the judge and DA on my behalf during the trial.”

    Former Client
  • “Ready to fight for their clients!”

    Former Client
  • “Fees were reasonable and I felt he was working for resolution versus dragging out the process.”

    Former Client
  • “Far exceeded my expectations”

    Former Client
  • “Made a frightening, confusing, frustrating and hopeless situation bearable and comprehensible.”

    Former Client

Awards

  • American Institute of Trial Lawyers
  • Business North Carolina Legal Elite
  • Legal Elite 2020
  • Client's Choice Award
  • Super Lawyers - Rising Star
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • BBB - Start With Trust
  • RUE Ratings Best Attorneys of America - 2015
  • TNTL Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Avvo Clients' Choice 2015 Divorce
  • Avvo Clients' Choice 2015 Criminal Defense
  • Attorney and Practice Magazine's Criminal Defense top 10
  • AIPIA - 10 Best 2018 Attorney
  • Clients Choice Award 2019
  • AIPIA - 10 Best 2018 Law Firm
  • TGDWW - Top Lawyer 2015
  • AIFLA - 10 Best 2015
  • AATA - Premier 100
  • NAFLA - Top Ten Ranking 2015
  • MVTL - Top 25
  • Top 40
  • American Association of Attorneys - Premier DUI
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • 2019 Attorney and Practice Magazine Family Law Badge
  • ASLA 2015 Top 40 Lawyer Under 40
  • 10 Best Attorney's in Client Satisfaction 2019

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