Raleigh Lawyers

(919) 833-5555

DeMent Askew has experienced Raleigh lawyers handling DWI, DUI, drug possession, distribution defense, traffic violations, family law & car accidents claims.  Our established reputation for success in the courtroom is grounded on our attorneys longstanding commitment to providing clients with the best possible representation we can offer.

For more than 40 years, our skilled Raleigh lawyers have stood ready to protect our client’s rights in all of North Carolina’s civil and criminal courts, both state and federal.

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.

Whatever your legal problem; criminal defense, drug offense, DWI, personal injury, automobile accident, family law or divorce, we can help you understand your rights and make the best possible decisions for yourself and your family.

AV Rated Lawyer in Raleigh

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You need an experienced Raleigh 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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Need Legal Help? Follow these simple steps.

  • Schedule An Appointment

    Call (919) 833-5555 now. In most cases, there is no charge for an initial consultation. Our law office is conveniently located on the top floor of the Capital Bank Building in Raleigh, across Fayetteville Street from the Wake County Courthouse.
  • Bring All Relevant Information

    Citations, warrants, medical records and other important documentation. Don't worry, our team will let you know what to bring!
  • Trust Our Experience

    While no attorney can guarantee results in a criminal defense or personal injury case, you'll feel confident knowing the experience of DeMent Askew is on your side.

Client Testimonials

Criminal Defense

Raleigh Criminal Defense Lawyer
You are innocent until proven guilty. You deserve a vigorous and competent defense for their clients. DeMent Askew has the experience and passion you need to defend your rights. We handle a wide range of criminal matters...
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Personal Injury

Raleigh Car Accident Lawyer
If you were injured in a negligent accident, you may be entitled to compensation for the resulting medical expenses- as well as pain and suffering. We've extensive experience in car accidents claims, accidental death...
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Real Estate

Raleigh Real Estate Attorney
Some law firms just close real estate transactions. Other law firm handle the issues or disputes that could lead to litigation. DeMent Askew is pleased to serve all your legal needs related to real estate including...
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