Retaining Chris starts with scheduling a free initial consultation. You make the call, and he will handle the rest.

Retaining Chris starts with scheduling a free initial consultation. You make the call, and he will handle the rest.

The Law Office of Christopher R. Detwiler, PLLC, focuses on Criminal Law and DWI cases.

Firm Overview

Chris is a criminal defense attorney because he cares about the people who have been accused. He is not the type of attorney who just wants to collect a fee, plead a client guilty and move on to the next case. He is ready, willing and able to fully represent his clients in any traffic, criminal or DWI case. This includes anything from a minor speeding ticket to a serious felony. The process of retaining Chris starts with scheduling a free initial consultation. You make the call, and he will handle the rest.
Main Office
Raleigh Office
108 Park Ave #200
Raleigh  NC  27605
Phone
  • (919) 526-7545
Fax
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DUI and DWI
The Law Office of Christopher R. Detwiler, PLLC, focuses on Criminal Law and DWI cases.
Chris has represented countless clients in Driving While Impaired (DWI) cases. To obtain a conviction, the officer, deputy, or trooper must conduct a thorough investigation and the District Attorney's Office must present the relevant evidence in a clear and convincing manner that constitutes proof beyond a reasonable doubt. Given the complex nature of DWI cases, there are numerous potential defenses. Chris will review every possible defense with you to determine which is best for your situation.
Criminal Defense
The Law Office of Christopher R. Detwiler, PLLC, focuses on Criminal Law and DWI cases.
Chris has represented countless clients in both misdemeanor and felony cases. Given the nature of each case, there are numerous potential defenses. Chris will review every possible defense with you to determine which is best for your situation

Christopher Detwiler

Chris grew up in Chapel Hill and Greenville, North Carolina. He attended college at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As an undergraduate, he majored in philosophy and political science, and graduated with honors. After college, he moved to Washington, D.C. where he worked as a staff member for a Congressman and then for a Senator. Chris later returned to Chapel Hill where he earned his Juris Doctor at the University of North Carolina School of Law. During his time in law school, he served on the staff of the North Carolina Law Review, and through his service, he published a piece on a complex criminal law issue. Chris also worked for a federal district court judge after his first year and the North Carolina Attorney General's Office after his second year. Also during his time as a law student, he developed a passion for representing the rights of those individuals who have been accused of committing criminal offenses. As an attorney licensed to practice law in North Carolina, Chris now devotes his professional life to the service of these individuals, always hoping to make the best out of a bad situation. He is happily married to Wake County District Court Judge Sam Hamadani, and they both share a passion for the law. In his free time, he enjoys soccer, golf, skiing, card games and cooking.

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