Modified Transcript of “Experienced Legal Advice for Criminal Charges in Charlotte” for the Hearing Impaired:
The vast majority of the cases in North Carolina are plead out. After reviewing discovery and evaluating the merits of the case, sometimes that’s the best choice.
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But you have to be willing, on occasion, to sit in that courtroom after motions have been denied, after plea negotiations have been not effective, and to pick that jury, to sit down with a group of people from your community and ask tough questions, and listen to the evidence and testimony in court, and cross examine very experienced, very smart law enforcement officers and deal with the best of the best prosecutors, because that’s what you’re going to get with a serious felony is the best of the best prosecutors.
And then make your argument, and let the jury decide.
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There are many, many lawyers who have handled criminal cases.
There are very few lawyers that try cases before a jury, and of those attorneys, there are even fewer who try very, very serious cases with any level of regularity.
Please give us a call – we’re here to help.
We want to help you understand the legal system, we want you to understand what the jury process is like, and we are willing to try cases before a jury. We do it all the time.
Look forward to hearing from you.
Bill Powers, NC Criminal Defense Attorney
2412 Arty Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28208
North Carolina criminal lawyer Bill Powers has been listed in 2015 SuperLawyers North Carolina Magazine. In calendar years 2012, 2013 & 2014, SuperLawyers further included Bill in the “Top 100” Lawyers in North Carolina. In 2013 Bill was listed as “Top 25 in Charlotte” by SuperLawyers North Carolina.
For Membership Information & Criterion for Inclusion to SuperLawyers North Carolina see: https://video.superlawyers.com/north-carolina/lawyer/Bill-Powers/ccf452c7-eeb6-4f0e-98e4-337804e043e8.html
Bill Powers was nominated and accepted into membership to the National Association of Distinguished Counsel in 2015. For Member Info & Criterion for Inclusion see: https://www.distinguishedcounsel.org/members/bill-powers/24639/
Powers Law Firm PA in 2015 has been again listed as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT. For Member Info & Criterion for Inclusion see: https://bestlawfirms.usnews.com/profile/powers-mccartan-pllc/overview/44550
In 2015 Bill Powers has been included in Best Lawyers of America. For membership info & criterion for inclusion see: https://www.bestlawyers.com/lawyers/bill-powers/78562/
Bill Powers has also been listed in “Top 100 Criminal Defense Lawyers in North Carolina” by The National Trial Lawyers. For member info & criterion for inclusion see: