Weapons Defense Attorneys in Charlotte
Committed to Quality Legal Advocacy
North Carolina weapons laws can be very harsh on offenders in urban counties such as Union, Gaston, Rowan, Iredell, Cabarrus, and Mecklenburg in North Carolina. Having experienced lawyers when arrested for weapons-related charges as soon as possible in the process can go a long way toward defending your rights. Our defense team focuses on handling weapon-related arrests such as concealed carry, firearm discharge, shooting incidents, illegal sales, and possession of stolen gun issues.
At Oakhurst Legal Group, our black-owned law firm boasts some of the best female defense attorneys in the state of North Carolina and we pride ourselves on transparency, honesty, and communication with our clients every step of the way.
Call us at (704) 288-1003 today to schedule a free initial consultation with our Charlotte weapon crime lawyers.
Understanding Your Situation
Per the North Carolina weapons laws, weapon issues like concealed carry, use of a deadly weapon, discharge of firearms, sale of weapons, and unlawful possession of weapons can result in long prison terms.
Once caught on weapons charges in Charlotte or surrounding areas in North Carolina, if you already have been convicted of a felony, you may be charged with possession of a deadly weapon by a felon. Even without prior felony charges, an experienced North Carolina criminal defense attorney is strongly recommended.
We help defend our clients against a wide variety of charges, including:
- Gun permit violations
- Concealed carry violations
- Shooting incidents
- Illegal sales of weapons
- Illegal possession of weapons
- Possession of stolen weapons
- Convicted felons
- Domestic violence and retraining issues
- Weapons around schools
- Weapons at events and protests
We also provide defense for the use or possession of prohibited weapons such as:
- Metal knuckles
- Stun guns
- Bowie knives
- Ballistic knives
- Automatic weapons
- Teflon-coated ammunition
- Sawed-off shotguns and rifles
- Machine guns
- Rockets, bombs, or grenades
- Nuclear and chemical weapons
- Leaded canes
Find out more about how our weapon crime defense lawyers in Charlotte can assist you. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.
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