Appeals

Charlotte Appeals Attorney

North Carolina State And Federal Court Appeals

At The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett, our criminal defense practice offers skilled representation involving state and federal appeals. Our Charlotte appeals lawyers apply a thorough understanding of criminal law in pursuit of requests for legal reconsideration of convictions and sentences.

If you need legal advice in an appeals matter, contact a Charlotte appeals lawyer at The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett. We offer free consultations regarding appeals cases.

Time Constraints – Time Limits

There is a limited amount of time for defendants to appeal convictions and sentences in state and federal court. A direct appeal in federal court must be made within 10 days of the final sentence. Other matters can be appealed as much as a year later. Our experienced appeals attorneys can advise you on the exact requirements of various appeals.

At The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett, we assist clients in a wide range of appeals actions. We draft and file appeals including:

  • Direct appeals
  • Motions for appropriate relief
  • Motions to vacate – collateral attacks, habeas proceedings

If you have questions about your rights regarding a North Carolina or federal appeal, contact a Charlotte appeals lawyer with experience in appellate work at The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett.

Free initial consultations • Credit cards accepted • Language translation services are available for clients at our criminal defense law firm in Charlotte, North Carolina.