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Self Defense Law in NC | Can I shoot them?

Does the Self Defense Law in NC allow me to use deadly force? As a NC Trial Attorney, I am frequently asked questions about self defense law in NC “What is the self defense law in NC?” “What is the self defense law in NC as it relates to protection of others?” “When may I use deadly [..]

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What is child custody mediation?

Child Custody Mediation is a guided conversation Child Custody Mediation allows people to exchange information and make decisions that can help them avoid going to court. Child custody mediation helps people discuss the best way to parent from different homes. Final Agreement not required Parties are not required to reach an agreement, however in North [..]

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How to Obtain a Criminal Background Check in NC

Instructions on how to obtain a Criminal Background in NC Check 1.  Contact the Clerk of Superior Court’s office for a single-county record check for yourself or others If you would like a certified copy of your or another individual’s criminal record, you may contact the Clerk of Superior Court’s Office within the county for a search of records within that [..]

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Pay Court Costs Online

Online Collections and Payments in NC Pay court costs online in many North Carolina counties. If your case has been resolved in court, pay court costs online for many criminal, infractions, speeding and traffic ticket cases at http://onlineservices.nccourts.org/. How to pay court costs online For additional information on how to pay court costs online visit https://www3.nccourts.org/onlinepayments/menu.sp Benefits when [..]

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Commercial motor vehicle points – Effect of Traffic Violation

        Commercial motor vehicle points Generally the effects of traffic violation convictions while operating a commercial motor vehicle are enhanced from that of operating a standard motor vehicle. Common commercial motor vehicle points assigned to conviction are as follows: Point Value – Conviction 8 – Passing stopped school bus 6 – Careless and reckless [..]

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Frequently asked questions in court

As a criminal defense attorney I often get asked similar criminal  and traffic related questions. The following is a work in progress and hopefully it will answer many of your frequently asked questions in court. When is my next court date likely to be if my case is continued? As a general rule your court date [..]

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Ignition Interlock

What is an Ignition Interlock device? An ignition interlock or a breath alcohol ignition interlock device is a breathalyzer for an individual’s vehicle. You may have also heard this device referred to as a “blow and go device”. This is an instrument that requires the driver to blow into a mouthpiece of a device prior to [..]

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New Lexington NC Attorney Office Location

Coming by the end of the month! The New Lexington NC Attorney Office Location for Welborn Law Firm, PLLC is coming soon to Davidson County. Welborn Law – Davidson County Attorney Office To better serve our clients, we are proud to announce our new law firm location at 401B West Center Street in Lexington, North [..]

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