Edwards & Trenkle, PLLC

Criminal Defense

Trusted Defense From Criminal Charges

If you face criminal charges, you require a capable attorney who can defend your rights and protect your future. At Edwards & Trenkle, PLLC, our attorneys have more than 60 years of combined experience and can provide the trusted representation you need during this difficult time.

Both Mark Edwards and Robert Trenkle are board-certified in state and federal criminal law. Experts in criminal defense, they regularly teach other attorneys about this field of law in continuing legal education (CLE) classes. They have the firm knowledge base to thoroughly evaluate your case’s complex evidence and develop a strong defense. We are results-driven and aim to secure the best outcome given your situation. We strive to protect your reputation, career, financial security and freedom.

Capable Of Addressing All Manner Of Charges

Our team can defend you from local, state and federal charges. We have helped clients with everything from first-time misdemeanors to felony charges, including:

  • Alcohol offenses
  • Appeals
  • Assault and battery
  • Domestic violence
  • Driving while intoxicated (DWI)
  • Drug possession, trafficking and distribution
  • Expungements
  • Fraud
  • Homicide
  • Post-conviction relief
  • Sex offenses
  • Theft and burglary
  • Traffic violations
  • White collar crimes

Members of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML), we do not believe that marijuana charges should threaten your future. We have partnered with many clients facing marijuana-related charges, and we can capably address your case to pursue the best results.

Addressing The Repercussions Of A Conviction

Edwards & Trenkle, PLLC, can still help you even after you are convicted of a crime. We can help you file an appeal if your rights were violated during your case, or if significant new evidence surfaces.

Our attorneys help clients pursue post-conviction relief and expungements. A conviction does not have to be the end of the road. We will thoroughly evaluate your situation and look for opportunities to improve your current and future reality.

Contact Us To Secure A Formidable Advocate

When your future is threatened, we can provide the strong advocacy you need to combat the charges against you. Our capable lawyers can represent you in negotiations and in North Carolina’s state and federal courts. We will tailor our approach to best suit your needs.

Contact Edwards & Trenkle, PLLC, to schedule an initial consultation at one of our office locations. You can reach our Durham office at 919-695-7338, or our Pittsboro office at 919-545-5626. You may also contact our firm online. We are ready and willing to answer all your questions and to provide the information you need to make the best choices moving forward.