North Carolina Criminal Law Attorney
At the Law Offices of Lyndon R. Helton, PLLC, each of our attorneys brings nearly 20 years of legal experience to people throughout western North Carolina. Lyndon R. Helton was an insurance defense lawyer before dedicating his practice exclusively to the needs of injured people. Attorney Chris Cordes served as a public defender for nearly 14 years and has also been a prosecutor. We understand both sides of any legal issue and can help you take the right steps to protect your interests.
We focus our representation on the needs of people with problems involving:
- Personal injury — We protect the rights of individuals who have been injured because of the careless or negligent acts of others, handling motor vehicle accident claims, property injuries, dog bites, and other serious and catastrophic injuries. We also represent individuals and families in wrongful death suits.
- Workers' compensation claims — We will help you pursue a claim for benefits for injuries sustained on the job. We will take care of all matters related to your workers' compensation claim, from filing through any appeals.
- Criminal defense — We focus our criminal defense practice primarily on misdemeanors and minor felonies, including DWI and drug offenses. We can also help you expunge your criminal record.
- Traffic violations — We represent clients who have received speeding tickets and other moving violation citations, including many college students and out-of-state travelers.
Contact Our Office
At the Law Offices of Lyndon R. Helton, PLLC, we offer a free initial consultation to every client. For an appointment with an experienced Hickory personal injury attorney or criminal defense lawyer, contact our office online or call us at 828-848-8776 (toll free at 888-321-0494). We are located next to Lenoir-Rhyne University, near Interstate 40. We take credit cards.