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Featured Lawyers in North Carolina

Iticket Law Powered By Hatley Law Office

14 years in practice
Auto Accidents, DUI Law, Personal Injury
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James O. Rice, Jr., Attorney At Law

20 years in practice
Criminal Defense, DUI Law
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Thomas E. Fulghum, Attorney at Law

25 years in practice
Asylum, Deportation Defense, Immigration Law
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Law Offices of West & Smith LLP

27 years in practice
Personal Injury, Social Security Disability
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Thigpen & Jenkins, L.L.P.

31 years in practice
Auto Accidents, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability
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Crockett & Oldham, PLLC

21 years in practice
Criminal Defense, Divorce & Family Law, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death
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About the North Carolina Legal System

There are three federal courts in North Carolina: a state supreme, a court of appeals, and a court of trial with general and subject matter jurisdiction.

The United States District Courts for the Eastern District of North Carolina and the United States District Courts for the Middle District of North Carolina are the federal district courts.

The court of last resort for North Carolina is the Supreme Court of North Carolina. This court is composed of seven justices. The Supreme Court's primary function is to resolve legal questions that have arisen in lower courts or state administrative agencies. It also reviews Court of Appeals cases on the petition.

The state's intermediate appellate court is the North Carolina Court of Appeals. This court is composed of fifteen judges. Three judges from rotating panels to hear appeals from trial courts.

The North Carolina Superior Courts are responsible for hearing felony criminal cases and civil cases with more than $25,000 as well as appeals from the district court. There are five divisions in the superior courts.

About North Carolina

After the fall of the Confederacy, North Carolina and the other Confederate States were placed under the direct control of the U.S. military. They also took away their constitutional government and representation in the United States Congress during what is now known as the Reconstruction Era. To regain its rights, the state had to make concessions to Washington. One of these was the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment. Reconstruction's Congressional Republicans, also known as "radical Republicans", pushed for new constitutions in each state of the South that would have equal rights for African-Americans. A constitutional convention was established in North Carolina to restore the state government. Although the Fifteenth Amendment was also approved that year, it remained almost ineffective for nearly a century. Paramilitary groups, and their impunity in lynching, were not included.

Following the constitution convention, the April 1868 elections saw a narrow victory for the Republican-dominated government. Nineteen African-Americans were elected to the North Carolina State Legislature. William W. Holden, a Republican Governor, declared martial law in an attempt to implement the reforms. He did this by declaring martial law on any county that was allegedly violating law or order through the Shoffner Act.

North Carolina Lawyer FAQs

How much does a lawyer cost in North Carolina?

While prices between lawyers may vary, the average price per hour for a lawyer is between $120 and $380 per hour. Since prices may vary, be sure to ask potential lawyers for their pricing information before moving forward with them.

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How many active attorneys are there in North Carolina?

There are approximately 28,000 active lawyers in the state of North Carolina. This number reflects all lawyers registered with The State Bar of North Carolina.

Who licenses attorneys in North Carolina?

The North Carolina State Bar licenses all attorneys in North Carolina. A lawyer that is not licensed by the state bar association cannot practice law in full capacity.

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