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Randolph County's Trusted Criminal Defense Attorneys

Do you need an Asheboro criminal defense lawyer by your side?

The Asheboro criminal defense attorneys at Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP are unique in our personal approach to legal services and our expertise in traffic  and criminal defense. Our legal team has over 70 years of combined legal experience, including the invaluable wisdom of two former prosecutors with insider knowledge of the court system and the attorney who literally wrote the book on defending your case.  Check out Chad Garrett’s “The ABC’s of Traffic Law: Do’s and Don’ts of Traffic Court,” the “ABCs of DWI,” and “The ABC’s of Criminal Court” available online from the N.C. Bar Association.  

The Asheboro criminal defense lawyers at Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP are ready to help you and your loved ones through every step of the way, from posting bail and paying fines to serving prison sentences and managing post-jail employment and housing. Get the help you need, when you need it.  We offer affordable payment plans that will work with your financial situation, and we are conveniently located in Asheboro at the Carolina Farmer's Mutual Building, across the street from the Dixie Express. Our address is 515 West Salisbury Street, Suite C.  You can call us at 336-405-8080 to speak with an attorney or to schedule a consultation, or can email us anytime at Asheboro@gwa-law.com

Are you or someone you love facing criminal charges in Randolph County? We are here to help.

Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP handles the following types of criminal defense cases in Randolph, Montgomery, Davidson, and Guilford Counties in North Carolina:

  • DWI/DUI: Driving While Impaired (DWI) is a very serious charge that can result in jail time, probation, suspension of driving privileges, and increased insurance premiums. You need experienced, knowledgeable attorneys on your side to fight hard for you—minimizing any punishment you may receive and helping you regain your driving privileges. If you are charged with DWI in Randolph, Montgomery, Davidson, or Moore Counties, call the Randolph County DWI attorneys at Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP, Asheboro’s go-to law firm for difficult cases. Let us help you get back on the road.  Our experienced Asheboro DUI lawyers have your back and are ready to help during every step of the process. 

  • DWLR/NOL: Driving While License Revoked (DWLR) and No Operator License (NOL) misdemeanors can result in fines, probation, jail time, suspension of your driving privileges, and increased insurance premiums. Let the Asheboro criminal law attorneys at Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP do everything they can to show mitigating circumstances, reduce your punishment, and restore your license.  If you have been charged with driving while licensed revoked or no operator license, our highly skilled Asheboro criminal defense lawyers are ready to help.

  • Larceny: North Carolina does not distinguish between grand larceny and petty larceny; rather, shoplifting, theft, embezzlement, credit card fraud, possession of stolen property, and breaking and entering all fall under the umbrella of “theft crimes.” For many years, the Randolph County defense attorneys from Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP have been defending against the full range of North Carolina felony and misdemeanor theft charges. Whether negotiating a plea deal or defending in court, our committed, seasoned Asheboro criminal defense lawyers will protect your rights from the moment you are charged until the case is resolved.

  • Assault and Battery: In North Carolina, assault and battery misdemeanors include simple assault, assault and battery, and affray, which is a fight in a public place. Felony or Class A1 misdemeanor charges may be levied for assault with a deadly weapon, assault resulting in serious injury, domestic violence, and assault against specific victims (women, state or school employees, and sports officials). Many mitigating factors can influence the outcome of assault and battery charges; that’s why it’s crucial to hire an experienced, driven criminal attorney who can confidently navigate the North Carolina criminal justice system. If you’ve been charged with an assault and battery crime, don’t take a chance: call the Asheboro criminal defe se attorneys at Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP as soon as possible.

  • Drug Charges: Drug charges include possession, constructive possession, possession with intent to sell, trafficking, and manufacturing. How you may be charged for one of these depends on the amount and type of drugs found; not all drugs are created equal! If you are charged with a drug crime, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney to provide the best protection possible. The Randolph County criminal law attorneys Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP understand North Carolina’s drug laws down to the smallest intricacy, and they will use their knowledge to help you navigate the criminal justice system and get your life back.

  • Probation Violations: Breaking the terms of your probation can seem all too easy to do. That’s why the Asheboro attorneys at Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP are experienced at telling your side of the story and minimizing the consequences you may face. North Carolina probation violations include failing to check in with a probation officer, failing to find employment, associating with known felons, committing a crime while on probation, failing to comply with a court order, and failing a drug test (or failing to submit to a drug test).

Choose the Legal Team that Has Your Back

Life can change in the blink of an eye, and if you are charged with a crime, you need an ally to help mitigate the consequences so you can get your life back in order. You will want to act as quickly as possible to engage an experienced and skilled criminal defense attorney: one who knows the North Carolina court system inside and out, and who will work vigorously to get you the best possible outcome.

No matter the charges you face, the Randolph County criminal defense attorneys of Garrett, Walker, Aycoth & Altamura LLP are your allies in court; they tell your side of the story, providing the circumstances that mitigate the punishment.  They are ready to fight for you every step of the way, and will help you get your life back in order. Call us today for a confidential consultation. 

"My team has worked with Matthew Altamura and his staff for the past 4 years. There is no other firm I recommend more than them!"


"The Altamura team has helped me personally with challenging legal matters over the years. They never cease to amaze me with their professionalism, knowledge and expertise. They are highly successful, they consistently win in favor of their clients, and yet they always seem to stay personable, humble, and grounded. I will continue to call on them, and have complete confidence in sending others their way for legal counsel."


"Stephanie went over and above in my situation. She was not only prepared and organized , she was a professional from the way she approached the Judge to standing up for me. I strongly recommend her for anyone looking for someone who puts you first . I felt at peace due to her calmness."


"Stephanie Goldsborough handled my case in a professional manner. She is straightforward, confident and honest and definitely represented me well, ultimately resulting in dismissal of charges. I recommend Stephanie Goldsborough without reservation."


"I am really grateful to Stephanie Goldsborough for being there for me through every step of the process. She was very resourceful and always available to answer and address my concerns. This included first representing me and listening to my side of the story then diligently preparing the case to getting the case dismissed. Very few attorneys these days have that personable presence and she is one of them. Best in town."

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