RALEIGH CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS
Any criminal charge, whether felony or misdemeanor, can have lasting negative impact in your life, on your career, to your educational opportunities, and to the lives of those who depend on you. At DeMent Askew & Johnson, we understand that facing criminal charges is a serious matter that is not limited to just the issue at hand. We skillfully negotiate in the interest of the best outcome possible on your behalf. Your future is important to us.
For adult defendants in district and superior court, for minors in juvenile and family court, and for university students facing discipline, our lawyers bring years of experience and skill to create defense strategies that work. Our success on behalf our clients, from negotiation to trial, prove this year over year.
If you have already been charged with a crime, we are aggressive advocates from investigation to negotiation and through trial. We work with you every step of the way to ensure your rights are protected, that you are treated fairly uner the law, and that you have every opportunity to realize the best possible outcome for your unique circumstance.
PRE-ARREST AND CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS
If you know you are the subject of an investigation, seek the advice and guidance of a skilled and experienced criminal defense attorney before you interact with law enforcement. There is no reason to wait until you are contacted by the police to acquire legal representation. Experienced, early intervention and protection of your rights by a qualified lawyer can be of great benefit to your defense. This step can often lead to lesser charges or even dismissal of an investigation, and has for many of our clients over the years. Speak to our criminal defense team before you talk to anyone else.
Experienced, Successful Criminal Defense Attorneys in Raleigh
RALEIGH CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS
With Dement Askew & Johnson on your side, you have an entire legal team dedicated to your defense. We are well-experienced in dealing with the prosecutor’s office and will work to obtain the best plea possible for you if warranted, but first and foremost, our criminal defense lawyers are trial lawyers dedicated to developing the best defense strategy tailored to address each of the specific facts and circumstances unique to your case and ensuring that your decisions are well-informed and your choices the best available to you in your particular case.
RALEIGH CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEYS
From DWI to the most serious murder charges, our lawyers have the knowledge and experience to provide the complete range of services criminal defendants need. We analyze every detail of the accusation and evidence against you, conduct a thorough investigation, and locate the most qualified expert witnesses to craft the best defense and most desirable outcome possible. Our criminal defense lawyers aggressively protect your rights and help you navigate the complexities of criminal litigation and appeal in North Carolina courts. We've been doing it for 50 years earning a reputation for excellence in professional service.
Our criminal defense practice includes charges in matters like:
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE MATTERS
CRIMINAL DEFENSE SERVICES
- Habitual Impaired Driving
- Drugged Driving – Intoxication Behind the Wheel
- Vehicular Homicide
- Child Abuse Charges Stemming from DWI
- Out of State Defendants Charged with DWI
- DWI Accident Defense
- Drug Manufacturing
- Marijuana Cultivation
- Prescription Fraud & Unlicensed Possession
- Drug Possession
- Drug Trafficking
- Traffic Tickets
- Speeding Tickets
- Careless and Reckless Driving
- Hit & Run Traffic Offenses
- Assault on a Female
- Threats, Harassment, & Stalking
- Violation of Protective Orders
- Theft, Larceny & Embezzlement
- Burglary and Breaking & Entering
- Common Law Robbery
- Assault & Battery
- Armed Robbery
- Weapons Violations and Rights Restoration
- Sex Offenses, Statutory Sex Offense
- Rape, Statutory Rape, and Date Rape
- Child Pornography