Dedicated. Accomplished.
Accessible. Local.

We’re dedicated advocates who will stand by you in criminal matters, helping you protect your rights and get the best possible outcome.

We Fight To Win

Our dedication to our clients’ best interests can be seen in the numerous positive outcomes we have received over the years.

We Fight To Win

Our dedication to our clients’ best interests can be seen in the numerous positive outcomes we have received over the years.

Don’t Hesitate When Criminal Charges Threaten Your Life

 

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when criminal charges start to threaten your present and future liberties and freedom. Even simple allegations of wrongdoing can have a devastating impact on your life, damaging your reputation and negatively affecting your family and loved ones.

With so much on the line, don’t you think it’s time to put a strong legal ally in your corner?

At The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett, we will put more than 30 years of legal experience to work for you from the moment of your arrest to the end of your trial. We will make sure your rights are well-defended against antagonistic prosecutors, you get your day in court and you receive the best outcome possible for your situation.

Don’t Hesitate When Criminal Charges Threaten Your Life

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when criminal charges start to threaten your present and future liberties and freedom. Even simple allegations of wrongdoing can have a devastating impact on your life, damaging your reputation and negatively affecting your family and loved ones.

With so much on the line, don’t you think it’s time to put a strong legal ally in your corner?

At The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett, we will put more than 30 years of legal experience to work for you from the moment of your arrest to the end of your trial. We will make sure your rights are well-defended against antagonistic prosecutors, you get your day in court and you receive the best outcome possible for your situation.

Our Practice Areas

DWI Ofenses
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DWI Ofenses

DWI Ofenses
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Underage Drinking Charges

Traffic Violations
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Traffic Violations

License Restorations
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License Restorations

Property Crime
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Property Crime

Fraud And Embezzlement
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Fraud and Embezzlement

Felonies And Misdemeanors
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Felonies And Misdemeanors

Illegal Search And Seizure
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Illegal Search And Seizure

Put A Strong Legal Advocate In Your Corner

Put A Strong Legal Advocate In Your Corner

Founding attorney Kevin L. Barnett has held the trust and respect of criminal defense clients throughout the Charlotte area and Mecklenburg County since 1987 when he began his career as a partner at Bender & Barnett.

His hard work and dedication haven’t gone unnoticed either, earning him the distinction of AV Preeminent,* the highest peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, as well as being named among the Legal Elite by Business North Carolina magazine.

Clients trust their lives and futures in our hands because we fight for the best possible outcome, not the quickest one.

Experienced North Carolina Criminal Defense Attorneys

A Local Attorney Committed To Outstanding Service

 

A native of North Carolina, Mr. Barnett prides himself on being the local attorney his clients need quick access to when their rights, liberties and freedom are in jeopardy because of criminal offenses. At The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett, you can trust we will always be:
 

  • Accessible — We pride ourselves on always being available when our clients need us.
  • Available — We provide unwavering counsel and guidance, even on an emergency basis.
  • Knowledgeable — We have more than 34 years of experience and a record of success in criminal defense matters.
  • Attentive — We pride ourselves on being detail oriented – always looking for the best possible outcome.
  • Responsive — We will give you the time and personalized attention you need and deserve.

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A Local Attorney Committed To Outstanding Service

A native of North Carolina, Mr. Barnett prides himself on being the local attorney his clients need quick access to when their rights, liberties and freedom are in jeopardy because of criminal offenses. At The Law Office of Kevin L. Barnett, you can trust we will always be: 

  • Accessible — We pride ourselves on always being available when our clients need us.
  • Available — We provide unwavering counsel and guidance, even on an emergency basis.
  • Knowledgeable — We have more than 34 years of experience and a record of success in criminal defense matters.
  • Attentive — We pride ourselves on being detail oriented – always looking for the best possible outcome.
  • Responsive — We will give you the time and personalized attention you need and deserve.

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Start Defending Yourself Today

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Start Defending Yourself Today

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.