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Chad Garrett


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Criminal Law Guru.            

Chad Garrett is the preeminent criminal defense lawyer in North Carolina, and a constant source of guidance and mentorship for other attorneys. In addition to maintaining a high-volume criminal defense practice of his own, Chad currently instructs lawyers in the areas of criminal defense, DWI, and Traffic Law, which has earned him the title of ‘Continuing Legal Education Instructor of the Year’ from the North Carolina Bar Association. Chad has also authored several of the best-selling legal guidebooks in the state, including the "The ABC’s of Traffic Law," "The ABC's of Criminal Court," "The ABC's of DWIs," and "NC DWI Essentials."

Chad's experience as a former prosecutor has also shaped him into an incredible trial attorney, and he spends most of his working hours either in court or preparing for trial. However, as busy as he is, Chad prides himself on honest and open communication with his clients, returning every call, every day.

Chad’s wealth of experience and demonstrated expertise in criminal defense make him an incredible asset to the firm.  With Chad by your side, you can rest assured that your attorney has literally "written the book" on how to defend your case!