Gastonia, NC Office
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Gastonia, NC DWI / DUI, Criminal Defense and Traffic Tickets Lawyers
Minick Law’s Gastonia, NC office serves clients with DWI/DUI, Criminal Defense, Traffic Ticket and DMV Hearing cases. Our office is conveniently located in downtown Gastonia, and our staff is standing by to assist you with your case.
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Lance did an OUTSTANDING job representing both my wife and myself. He we easy to reach whenever we had questions and kept in constant contact with us concerning updates and information. I would highly recommend him to any of my family and friends if ever needed.
Lance Williams set my expectations correct. He delivered as he said he would because he clearly has a strong understanding of the law. Thanks for taking care of my situation Lance! I highly recommend!
patient and understanding
Lance Williams in the Gastonia office did a great job representing our family. Lance is very knowledgeable on the law and court procedures as well as being very patient and understanding. I highly recommend Lance Williams and Minick Law.
fantastic law firm
Absolutely fantastic law firm. They had my ticket squared before my court date and were extremely courteous and professional every time I spoke to anyone in the firm. I could not recommend Lance Williams and Minick Law more highly.
Meet Your Gastonia, NC Team
The Minick Law team aims to provide our clients with outstanding legal representation. Our attorneys are constantly improving their knowledge of the law, in an effort to arm our clients with the defense they deserve.
He spent 12 years as a Deputy Sheriff in Harvey, LA. During his tenure there he worked in the Street Crimes Division as well as being a Team Leader of the Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team. Lance is certified in DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (24 hour training) and Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement (16 hour training) by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Lance’s practice areas include:
Here at Minick Law we truly believe that it takes a team to give you the defense you deserve.
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A Cup of Coffee with 10 of the Top DUI Attorneys in the United States
James Minick is the co-author of A Cup of Coffee with 10 of the Top DUI Attorneys in the United States. This is meant to be a guidebook for anyone facing a DWI charge and its consequences.
Knowing what to wear to court, how to behave in court, and how to talk to a judge are extremely important (yet often forgotten) elements in your court appearance. Making a great impression in the courtroom and putting your best foot forward to the judge and jury can...
If you have not spent much time in a courtroom before your scheduled hearing, you may be wondering “What should I wear to court?” The answer, though not difficult, is important to get right, because to dress poorly can have unfortunate and unforeseen consequences...
While the color of the outfit you have decided to wear to your court hearing is probably that furthest thing from your mind as you prepare to appear in court, it is nevertheless highly important. Books have been written on the subtle cues color and appearance can have...
For those of us who are not lawyers or bailiffs or judges, going to court is not a normal part of our daily lives. Whether we are called into court as the defendant, a witness, or a member of the jury, it is important to know how you are expected to dress when you go...
11 Tips For Your First Court Appearance Your court date is set. Now what? The courtroom is an intimidating place, especially if it’s your first appearance. There are questions you’re probably asking, like “what should I wear” and “what do I say?”. The whole...
DWI / DUI
Attacking a willful refusal, specifically a license revocation for willful refusal, requires careful review of several legal issues. Under N.C.G.S. 20-16.2(d) there are effectively three issues to be decided by a DMV Hearing Officer at a license revocation hearing...
Now is the time to invest in ignition interlock devices. This year the NC house and senate both introduced legislation to require Interlock devices on vehicles for first offenders as long as the breath test was over .08. Neither of the bills passed but you can...
This article is written as an outline for North Carolina attorneys on how to attack a breath test where your client was denied a witness during chemical testing. In sum, the defense must show three things: (1) the Defendant requested to have a witness present during...
If you've ever encountered or anticipate encountering a DUI roadblock you may be wondering: what are my rights at a DUI checkpoint? DUI checkpoints / sobriety checkpoints are legal procedures. They are also common procedures. In North Carolina (and many other states)...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WFPC-tc2TTg This article is written as an outline for North Carolina attorneys on how to attack a breath test when your client was denied timely release from custody and/or the magistrate failed to adequately inform your client of the...