Charlotte DUI-DWI Lawyer | North Carolina
Charles Linwood Morgan, Jr.
focusing on criminal defense, from speeding tickets to murder and all things in between
DUI-DWI, Criminal, Felony, Misdemeanor, White Collar Crime, expungements, speeding tickets, traffic tickets, DWLR, driver license suspensions and revocations, embezzlement, false pretenses, computer fraud, mortgage fraud, identity fraud, internet child pornography, sex crimes, removal from sex offender registry, juvenile, larceny, firearms offenses, gun permits, murder, homicide, manslaughter, kidnapping, rape, armed robbery, assault, drug possession, sale or delivery, possession with intent to sell and deliver, trafficking, possession of stolen goods, interstate transportation of stolen goods, burglary, breaking or entering
- Law Office: Law Office of Charles L. Morgan, Jr.
- Law School: Wake Forest Juris Doctor 1981
- Status: In Good Standing
- Licensed: 35 years
Charles L. "Chuck" Morgan, Jr. has been representing the drinking driver and the criminally accused for over 30 years. Although his practice is based in Charlotte, NC he has represented clients in 20 of North Carolina's 100 counties, the State of Texas on a probation violation case pro hac vice, the US District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, Detroit Division (Federal drug conspiracy case), the US District Court for Southern District of West Virginia, Charleston Division (Federal drug conspiracy case)and represented a client before federal Grand Juries across NC & SC in a federal school lunch milk bid-rigging case. He has been involved in several high profile cases, including the Carowinds Wave Pool shooting death and the Loomis Fargo heist. His team approach includes the use of another lawyer, paralegals, interns & a private investigator. Chuck has taught lawyers how to try DWI cases all on national, state & local levels.
|Owner||Law Office of Charles L. Morgan, Jr.||Charlotte, North Carolina||1999-present|
|Partner||Wishart, Norris, Henninger & Pittman||Charlotte, NC||1985-1988|
|Assistant Public Defender||Mecklenburg County Public Defender's Office||Charlotte, NC||1982-1985|
|Assistant District Attorney||22nd Prosecutorial District||Lexington, NC||1981-1982|
|Senior Partner||The Law Offices of Charles L. Morgan, Jr.||Charlotte, North Carolina||09/2004-05/2007|
|Wake Forest University School of Law||Juris Doctor||Law School||1981|
|University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||Bachelor of Arts||English & Political Science||1978|
|University of North Carolina at Charlotte||Bachelor of Arts||English and political Science||05/1976|
|State / Court||Date|
|United States Supreme Court||May 12th, 2008|
|US District Court for the Western District of NC||July 7th, 1982|
|North Carolina||August 22nd, 1981|
|US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit||1982|
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National College for DUI Defense
American Trial Lawyers Association
National Trial Lawyers Association
NORML Legal Defense Committee
NC Bar Association
NC Advocates for Justice
Mecklenburg County Bar
Mecklenburg County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
American Inns of Court: Justice Bobbitt Inn
Honors & Awards
- NACDL President's Commendation
1997 Boss of the Year - Charlotte Jaycees
Distinguished Lieutenant Governor - Uptown Optimist Club
USA v. Bernard Bailey - set Fourth Circuit standard for determination of restitution in white-collar fraud (pre-Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme)cases.
State of NC v. David Eggert - established standard for admissibility for "admissions against penal interest"
USA v. Larry Young - first post - Dunnagan case re: gun enhancement by establishing that a stun gun is not a deadly weapon for enhancement purposes.
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|Verified Credentials||Date Verified|
|(1978) Bachelor of Arts, University of North Carolina. Verified with DegreeVerify.||March 16, 2012|
|(1981) Licensed as Attorney in North Carolina. Verified with North Carolina State Bar.||March 16, 2012|
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Handle cases across the State of North Carolina, from Manteo to Murphy. Have practiced in 30 of NC's 100 counties during my 33 years of practice.
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