DeMent Askew has experienced Raleigh attorneys helping people when they need it most. Whether you need a Criminal Lawyer, DWI Lawyer, Personal Injury Lawyer, Car Accident Lawyer, we will help you understand your rights and make the best possible decisions for yourself and your family.

For more than 40 years our lawyers have stood ready to protect our client’s rights in criminal law and civil law throughout all of North Carolina’s courts, both state and federal. Our established reputation for success in the courtroom is grounded on our longstanding commitment to providing clients with the best possible representation we can offer.

As a client of DeMent Askew, you get straight talk, straight answers and a thorough explanation of your options. We don’t make promises we can’t keep, and we won’t back down when your rights are at stake.

Criminal Lawyer, DWI Lawyer, Personal Injury Lawyer

DWI

A conviction for drunk driving can result is a loss of driving privileges, big fines and even jail time. You are entitled to a vigorous defense and we’re ready to provide it!

Criminal Lawyer, DWI Lawyer, Personal Injury Lawyer

Traffic Ticket

Paying a traffic ticket will typically trigger significant increases to you insurance premiums. Do not pay it without first speaking to an experienced attorney!

Criminal Lawyer, DWI Lawyer, Personal Injury Lawyer

Personal Injury

If you were injured in a car accident or other negligent accident, you can seek financial compensation for your medical expenses, as well as pain and suffering. Talk to an attorney as soon as you’re able!

What’s your next step in retaining a Criminal Lawyer or Personal Injury Lawyer?

Step 1

Call or e-mail to have a consultation with an attorney. In most cases your consultation is free, but the piece of mind you’ll get from quality legal advice is priceless.

Step 2

Bring all your paperwork like traffic citations, warrants, medical reports/bills; bring everything you have regarding your case and let the attorney decide if it is needed.

Step 3

Let us go to work for you. We have decades of legal experience resolving difficult legal issues. You’ll understand the plan and will be kept in the loop throughout the process.

You need an experienced Raleigh Criminal Lawyer or Personal Injury Lawyer on your side.

Contact us today. You'll get straight talk, straight answers and a thorough explanation of your options. We don’t make promises we can’t keep, and we won’t back down when your rights are at stake.

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North Carolina Crime Lab Firearms Examiner Wins 9 Million Dollar Verdict in 3 ½ Week Long Libel Jury Trial Against the News and Observer

9 Million Dollar Verdict is Top Verdict in North Carolina for 2016 as Reported by Lawyers Weekly!

In 2006, North Carolina expert firearms examiner Beth Desmond was asked to examine some bullet fragments and shell casings from a homicide crime scene. The incident occurred in Ayden, North Carolina and involved the accidental shooting and death of a small child. There was only one suspect that had been seen at the scene firing a gun, Jemaul Green. Green was charged with murder. His girlfriend, Vonzeil Adams, was also charged with murder. Click here to continue reading.