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Failure to Appear Lawyers in Charlotte

Serving Clients across Mecklenburg County

The attorneys at Jetton & Meredith represent people who have missed their court date and had a failure to appear or order for arrest issued in their case. Many offenses are waivable.*

This means that your appearance in court may not be required and your attorney can appear on your behalf. If your case requires you to be present and you fail to come to court, it may result in a warrant for your arrest or suspension of your driver’s license.

Failure to Appear Fees in North Carolina

Also, each case where you fail to appear (FTA) carries an FTA fee. In many cases, the attorneys at Jetton & Meredith can ask the judge to strike or eliminate those fees. Additionally, if you have missed your court date, our attorneys can often add the case back on for you and have your order for arrest stricken.*

If you are facing Failure to Appear (FTA) or Order for Arrest (OFA) charges, it is important to hire an attorney. Our failure to appear lawyers in Charlotte welcome the opportunity to assist you and help you understand these charges.

Please contact us at (704) 931-5535 to schedule an appointment with one of our attorneys.

When you hire Jetton & Meredith, you get:

  • An established law firm that genuinely cares about our clients and their success
  • Decades of combined criminal defense experience on your side
  • A skilled legal team aggressively fighting on your behalf
  • Personalized attention and guidance

    Call (704) 931-5535 for a Consultation

    At Jetton & Meredith, our Charlotte defense lawyers can sit down with you during a consultation and help you figure out your best options for moving forward. We are even available to you on weekends and evenings, whenever is most convenient for you.

    You can trust us to provide you with the personalized and proficient legal services you deserve.

    Contact Jetton & Meredith, PLLC to get started on your initial consultation. 

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    • “I will always return to Jetton & Meredith, PLLC if I ever have a need for their services. Highly recommend!”

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    Awards

    • 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