About Messer Law Firm

If you are facing criminal charges in Asheville, Hendersonville, Waynesville, Sylva, Charlotte or a surrounding community, the Messer Law Firm is here to protect your rights. With over 20 years of experience, founding attorney Al Messer is here to help you.

Former Prosecutor With Extensive Trial Experience

After a year in private practice, Al Messer was recruited by the Buncombe County District Attorney's Office as a prosecutor where he learned how prosecutors approach cases.

Knowing how the other side thinks allows him to see cases from both sides. He has the perspective to identify strengths and weaknesses in their cases – information that allows him to provide skilled defense representation to his clients.

Mr. Messer has extensive experience defending clients in state and federal criminal trial courts. He has successfully represented clients in hundreds of criminal trials, in cases ranging from traffic violations to homicide.

Board-Certified Criminal Law Specialist

Al Messer is also board certified as a specialist in state and federal criminal law by the North Carolina State Bar's Board of Legal Specialization. This designation reflects the fact that Mr. Messer has demonstrated a high level of experience and skill in the area of criminal law.

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Contact The Firm Today

If you face criminal charges in North Carolina, consulting with a board-certified specialist in criminal law with years of experience can help to protect your rights and your future.

Call 828-251-1502 or email the firm today to arrange a consultation with an experienced Asheville criminal defense lawyer.

Our Fees

Mr. Messer quotes his fee on a case-by-case basis. He understands that the cost of an attorney is an expense that you weren't planning on. Fees will be discussed, and in many situations Mr. Messer will try to work with clients on a fee and payment plan. The initial consultation is free.

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