Criminal & Traffic Law

Criminal Defense

If you or a loved one have been accused of committing a state or federal crime in North Carolina, you need the services of an experienced criminal defense lawyer to help navigate the traumatic situation and protect your rights and freedoms. 

We know that many times, good people can end up in tough situations and need experienced legal advice and representation. The team at Green Mistretta Law aggressively represents clients, while achieving the most favorable outcomes on their cases. 

Our criminal defense attorneys understand the criminal system and will work to get you justice. We can successfully handle criminal cases such as:

  • Driving While Impaired (DWI)
  • Assault on a Female
  • Simple Assault
  • Injury to Personal Property
  • Injury to Real Property
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Possession of Marijuana
  • Possession of Cocaine
  • Possession of Heroin
  • Underage Possession of Alcohol
  • Larceny
  • Shoplifting
  • Communicating Threats
  • Child Abuse/Neglect
  • Animal Cruelty
  • Driving While License Revoked (DWLR)
  • No Operators License (NOL)
  • Worthless Check
  • Credit Card Fraud

Our main goal is to protect you, your freedom, and your rights. Being accused of a crime is a traumatic experience, and most people are unsure of how to navigate such situations. Our North Carolina criminal defense lawyers have extensive courtroom experience and understand the process to effectively help you at every phase of your case.

Traffic Violations

The team at Green Mistretta Law can also help you with traffic violations in North Carolina. We can help drivers who face driver’s license suspension or problems renewing a license due to multiple traffic violations or especially serious offenses.

In an instance where you have old or current traffic tickets, our attorneys may be able to work with the court to get your fines reduced, to combine multiple violations into a single offense, or to work out payment plans that can avoid collections and garnishment, all while helping you get your license back.

We can represent you in multiple areas, including:

  • Speeding
  • Speeding in a School Zone
  • Exceeding Safe Speed
  • Failure to Reduce Speed
  • Failure to Maintain Lane Control
  • Failure to Stop for a Stopped School Bus
  • Running a Red Light
  • Running a Stop Sign
  • Driving While License Revoked (DWLR)
  • No Operators License (NOL)
  • Careless and Reckless Driving
  • Street Racing
  • Unsafe Movement
  • No Insurance
  • Expired Registration


Contact our criminal and traffic case manager today at 919-278-7453 to to discuss your options.