If you are under investigation or have been charged with a criminal offense, whether it’s assault chargesdrug offenses, financial crimes such as embezzlement or fraud or a violent crime, you need an experienced, aggressive criminal law attorney on your side. You want an attorney who understands North Carolina criminal law and knows how to challenge the prosecutor’s version of what happened. At Teddy, Meekins & Talbert, P.L.L.C., we have years of experience defending the rights of people who have been charged with felonies and misdemeanors.

Let the Rutherfordton criminal defense lawyers at Teddy, Meekins & Talbert, P.L.L.C., review your felony or misdemeanor charges and explain your best options to resolve the charges to your advantage. We represent clients in Kings Mountain, Shelby, Rutherfordton, Lincolnton, Gastonia, and surrounding counties. We handle criminal cases in both state and federal courts.

Contact our defenses attorney by calling (704) 228-2647 or by using our online contact form.

We Protect Your Legal Rights After an Arrest

If you have been charged with a felony or misdemeanor in North Carolina, it’s important to hire a criminal defense lawyer promptly. Key evidence that may help prove your innocence may get lost if there is a long delay. That’s why our legal team will immediately begin investigating your case. In some cases we begin working for you before charges are filed if you have been told you are the target of an investigation.

Whatever the charge, we hold firmly to the principle that our clients are presumed innocent until proven otherwise. Our goal is to protect your rights and freedom. Attorney David Teddy, a founding partner of this law firm, was recently chosen by lawyers across the state as President of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, a statewide association of attorneys dedicated to protecting the rights of North Carolinians in civil and criminal cases. Mr. Teddy is a board Certified Specialist in criminal law.

Types of Felonies and Misdemeanors

Among the types of felony and misdemeanor charges that we handle are:

  • Assault, assault and battery, assault with a deadly weapon
  • Embezzlement, forgery, kiting checks, credit card fraud, insurance fraud
  • Rape, sexual assault, indecent liberties
  • Murder, manslaughter

Contact Our Criminal Defense Attorneys in Rutherfordton, NC

We have experience representing clients charged with criminal misdemeanors in Cleveland County, Gaston County, Rutherford County, and Lincoln County. If you have been charged with any felony or misdemeanor, contact a criminal defense attorney at Teddy, Meekins & Talbert, P.L.L.C., today.