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

    Former Client
  • “Will definitely be my choice of attorneys from here on out!!!”

    Former Client
  • “The best in Charlotte”

    Shannon M Fort Mill, SC
  • “Price was great, service was even better.”

    Former Client
  • “It was SO easy to work with Mark and Eric!”

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

    Former Client
  • “These guys are who you need to talk with.”

    Former Client
  • “Accessible, hardworking and efficient.”

    Former Client
  • “They both have the highest of standards and work very diligently for their clients.”

    Former Client
  • “They argued my case and won!! I am so grateful to them for their dedication, effort, and hard work.”

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

    Former Client
  • “I highly recommend Mark should you ever need an attorney.”

    J&M Client Charlotte, NC
  • “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
  • “Jetton & Meredith you are my heroes!”

    Former Cient
  • “Hire Mark or Eric before they can’t take any more clients!!”

    Former Client

Awards

  • Elite lawyer 2022 Accidents
  • Elite lawyer 2022 Divorce
  • Elite Lawyer 2022 Criminal Defense
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Super Lawyer 2022
  • Top 10 Family Law Attorneys 2022
  • 10 Best Attorney's in Client Satisfaction 2022
  • Top Ranking Family Law Attorney 2021
  • Elite Lawyer Badge 2021
  • Litigator of the Year 2021
  • Law Eagles of America 2021
  • Legal Elite 2021
  • Super Lawyers - Rising Star 2021
  • Avvo Client Choice - 2020 Erika Angles
  • Top 10 Family Law Attorneys
  • Legal Elite 2020
  • American Institute of Trial Lawyers
  • Client's Choice Award
  • 10 Best Attorney's in Client Satisfaction 2019
  • 2019 Attorney and Practice Magazine Family Law Badge
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • Clients Choice Award 2019
  • Business North Carolina Legal Elite
  • 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
  • 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
  • ASLA 2015 Top 40 Lawyer Under 40

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