Respected Board Certified Criminal Defense Lawyer

 

Fialko Law has helped men and women just like you prepare and fight in federal and state court for over 25 years.  Managing Partner and Owner, Chris Fialko, has earned his reputation as a top Board Certified Specialist criminal defense trial lawyer in North Carolina.

Vigorous  |  Dedicated  |  Respected

 

Defending the Constitution One Client at a Time

We Defend People in These Areas

Legal Practice Areas

WHITE COLLAR CRIME & Financial Fraud Investigations

grand jury subpoena & Federal witness representation

FEDERAL CONSPIRACY: MAIL & WIRE FRAUD, TAX EVASION, FAILURE TO WITHHOLD PAYROLL TAXES

state & federal drug possession, conspiracy & trafficking charges

sex offense charges & title 9 college sexual misconduct allegations

assault & domestic
violence accusations

What We Believe

  • We believe every accused person deserves a fierce lawyer
  • We believe our justice system has too few trials
  • We believe in the presumption of innocence
  • We believe court procedures should favor thoroughness over efficiency
  • We believe in fighting for the individual against the growing power of the government
  • We believe police search too much, too far and too often
  • We believe in second chances
  • We believe each person has dignity
  • We believe defendants are often overcharged or mischarged
  • We believe in preparation. A lot.
  • We believe sometimes good people do bad things
  • We believe a client must be informed of all possible outcomes
  • We believe in trying to anticipate everything

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Awards & Commissions

Chris Fialko was recently named the Best Lawyers® 2021 Criminal Defense: White-Collar “Lawyer of the Year” in Charlotte

In 2016, Fialko was also named the Best Lawyers 2016 Criminal Defense: Non-White Collar “Lawyer of the Year” in Charlotte.  He is one of very few attorneys who have been voted this recognition by his peers in both categories.

SUPER LAWYERS

Chris Fialko was named one of the Charlotte area’s top 25 lawyers of any field for two consecutive years.

 

2018 EBBIE AWARD RECIPIENT

The North Carolina Advocates for Justice gave Chris Fialko the award “in recognition of service and inspired commitment to the organization.”

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Words From Clients

  • I was charged with Assault with a deadly weapon with the intent to do great bodily harm and Attorney Fialko went right to work. Within 1 hour of me hiring Fialko he had a private investigator on the job for my behalf.

    Nassir S.