Raleigh Domestic Abuse Lawyer

Need Defense Against Domestic Violence Charges in Wake County?

A conviction for domestic abuse can lead to court ordered treatment programs, a negative impact on child custody, a mark on your record and even time in jail. Prosecutors work hard to obtain convictions, even in situations that were the result of a misunderstanding. Often the police are required to arrest someone whenthey are called for many dimestic violence situations.  Even if the alleged victim doesn't want to press charges, the District Attorney will likely continue to take action against you.

Raleigh NC Domsetic Abuse Lawyer

If you have been accused of domestic abuse or domestic violence, you have rights. You have the right to enlist a lawyer who will match the work that the prosecutor puts into a case. You need an attorney who will fight for you.

Dedicated to keeping you out of Jail and clearing your record.

If you are looking for a Wake County Domestic Violence lawyer the Law Offices of Wiley Nickel has the experience helping people in Raleigh and the surrounding parts of North Carolina. Wiley Nickel is a former prosecutor and will put that experience to work as we strive to keep you out of prison, avoid fines and keep your record clean. That is our promise to you.  Our goal is to erase all records of the charge if possible.

A Domestic Abuse Conviction Can Have Serious Consequences

Because of the far-reaching, long term consequences of a domestic assault conviction, we exert maximum effort to win your case.  In addition to fines and jail time, you run the risk of having a mark on your permanent record. This mark will be able to be seen by potential employers, potential lenders and colleagues bless it is expunged. They will not see whether or not the altercation was a simple misunderstanding - they will only see a criminal charge for a criminal offense.  We will walk you through the process to have the charges expunged if you qualify.

Experienced and Agressive Local Wake County Attorney

Our goal is to avoid a conviction and have the record expunged.  When you hire us, you will have a criminal defense attorney who takes pride in getting results for his clients. We understand the prosecutor's tactics and how to overcome them. We understand the steps to take to get you through this.

Contact Us for a Free Consultation

To learn more about what we can do to help you fight a domestic abuse or family violence charge, e-mail us or call us at 919-585-1486 today.  Our office is centrally located in Cary, NC.


Wiley Nickel

Wiley Nickel lives and works in Cary, North Carolina. In 1998, he graduated from Tulane University with a major in Political Science and a minor in History. After college Wiley went to work for Al Gore and travelled with the Vice President as part of his national advance staff. Following the Gore campaign he earned his law degree from the Pepperdine University School of Law in 2005. While in law school Wiley worked as a law clerk in the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office where he gained valuable criminal trial experience before taking and passing the California bar exam. His first job out of law school was for the Merced County District Attorney’s Office where he worked as a Deputy District Attorney with a focus on prosecuting DWI offenders. Wiley later joined the Law Offices of Joseph Uremovic where he focused on civil litigation and family law. When the opportunity came to join the Obama campaign in 2008 Wiley jumped at the chance. He spent three years travelling with President Obama as a member of his national advance team. In 2011 Wiley left his work for the White House to return to the practice of law. Wiley devotes the majority of his practice to the areas of criminal law, family law, traffic tickets and DMV issues. The Law Offices of Wiley Nickel was started with the goal of providing the best representation possible for all of his clients. Experienced, Compassionate, Aggressive Criminal Defense While defense attorney Wiley Nickel works as the primary attorney for all of his cases, he does have an associate attorney, a team of investigators, forensic consultants, and support staff to call on to help achieve the best possible result in every case. He limits his case load so that he can focus on providing the best possible legal defense to all of his clients. Every case is a top priority and the goal is to have your case dismissed with a focus on being able to expunge your charges at the end of the process. When he is not working, Wiley is an avid family man, distance runner and golfer. He loves North Carolina college sports and is hoping this is the year for Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers. Wiley is licensed to practice law in North Carolina and California.