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Davidson County Criminal Defense Lawyer

Serving Greater Lexington North Carolina

Attorney James E. Snyder Jr. brings legal experience to individuals throughout the Piedmont area in North Carolina. Representing clients in areas such as criminal defense, estate planning and personal injury, Mr. Snyder is dedicated to educating his clients and obtaining justice for them. He is the author of two legal treatises. He has been AV Rated* by his peers in Martindale-Hubbell's legal dictionary. This rating is given to a select number of attorneys who have achieved the highest level of legal excellence according to peer standards.

North Carolina Criminal Law Attorney

Mr. Snyder represents clients in the following legal areas:

DWI defense: A DWI charge is not something to take lightly. The repercussions can affect you for months and even years to come. We will help you fight your charge effectively and efficiently.

Traffic violations: Paying a traffic ticket does not make it go away. The only way to ensure your record is not permanently tarnished is by employing the professional services of a skilled traffic attorney. We handle everything from speeding tickets to reckless driving citations.

Personal injury/medical malpractice: Provides representation for people who have been injured as a result of the negligence of medical professionals or institutions, including doctors, nurses, dentists, ophthalmologists and large hospitals. He handles a wide range of claims, from neonatal and postnatal malpractice to surgical errors, failure to treat or diagnose, and wrongful death. Mr. Snyder also represents people who have been injured as a result of the negligent or careless acts of others, handling claims involving slip-and-falls (premises liability), car and motor vehicle accidents, and dog bites and animal attacks.

Estate planning: Mr. Snyder works with individuals with estate-related concerns, assisting beneficiaries with challenges to the distribution of an estate or the validity of a will, providing counsel to executors, administrators and personal representatives throughout the probate process, and advising individuals who want to establish and implement an effective estate plan.

Criminal defense: If you have been charged with a misdemeanor or felony, from a traffic violation to allegations of domestic violence or manslaughter, James E. Snyder Jr., attorney, will help you understand the law, the process and your likelihood of an acquittal. He will work closely with you to keep you apprised of all your options, so that you can make educated decisions that are in your best interests.

Domestic law: Mr. Snyder assists clients with their family law needs, including divorce, from the initial decision to filing through post-judgment requests for modification or enforcement. He handles all matters related to divorce, including child custody and visitation, child support, alimony or post-separation support, and the equitable distribution of marital property, including qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs).

He also provides counsel in stepparent and independent adoption proceedings, paternity actions, and proceedings involving requests for protective injunctions or the termination of parental rights. He will help you protect your rights, whether you go to trial or resolve your disputes through arbitration or mediation.

Corporation and business practice: One of Mr. Snyder's legal treatises is North Carolina Corporation Law and Practice. He also is author of North Carolina Corporation Law and Practice Forms.

Criminal and civil appeals: Mr. Snyder will represent either party in appeals of trial court rulings or verdicts.

For a free initial consultation, contact James E. Snyder Jr. via e-mail or call his office at 877-223-7293 to speak with a Davidson County criminal defense attorney. Mr. Snyder is available to meet with clients Monday through Saturday in his office next to the historic old Davidson County Courthouse. He will make jail or home visits when necessary and accepts all major credit cards.

* CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.
Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.

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James E. Snyder, Jr. Attorney at Law
16 West First Avenue, Post Box 482
Lexington, NC 27292
Phone: 877-223-7293
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