Practice Areas

Civil Litigation

Have you been sued? Do you need the Court to help you get money or goods you are owed? Have you had a restraining order issued against you? Our attorneys can help you protect your assets, get what you are owed and defend your rights.

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Criminal Defense and Traffic Matters

Our attorneys have a combined 50+ years of experience defending our clients from felony and misdemeanor charges and resolving DWI/DUI and other traffic matters in Orange County. If you have a ticket, we can help.

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Estate Administration and Estate Planning

Our estates division can help you and your family prepare for the unknown with wills, powers of attorney, trust documents and other estate planning tools. If you have lost a loved one, we can help administer their estate to ensure that everything is addressed legally, efficiently and with minimal burden to your family.

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Family Law

Litigation presents a number of challenges for families and children; we can help you successfully navigate Separation, Divorce, Child Custody and Child Support. Our attorneys are also able to handle civil restraining orders resulting from domestic violence.

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Personal Injury

Whether you have been injured in an accident, car wreck or on the job, we can assist and guide you through the settlement process so that you can move on with your life.

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Small Business

Our lawyers help navigate small businesses with services ranging from assistance with incorporation, purchasing an interest in an existing company, drafting By-Laws and Operating Agreements, and providing general local business guidance.

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Contact Us

Coleman, Gledhill, Hargrave, Merritt & Rainsford

129 E. Tryon Street

P.O. Drawer 1529

Hillsborough, NC 27278


919.732.2196 phone
919. 732.7997 fax