Back to College and Underage Drinking: Let Us Help Keep Your Record Clean

As students head back to college at NC State, Wake County will see a surge in underage drinking tickets and possession of marijuana charges.

Every year college students fill the parking lot at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh without realizing that alcohol law enforcement agents are working undercover at the tailgate parties. If you are charged with possession/consumption of alcohol while under the age of 21 or possession of marijuana, call The Law Offices of Wiley Nickel, PLLC.

Let us help you save time and money -- we may be able to help you get the charge dismissed and expunged from your record with only one trip to court. Keeping your record clean will be essential as you plan and prepare for life after college.

If you are charged with alcohol or drug possession you may also receive notice of disciplinary action by the NC State Student Conduct Board. We can help you prevent negative consequences such as suspension or expulsion.

Call The Law Offices of Wiley Nickel, PLLC today for a free consultation with attorneys Kristi Haddock or Wiley Nickel at 919-585-1486, or e-mail Kristi Haddock directly at Our office is conveniently located near Interstate 40 and Harrison Avenue in Cary, NC. We handle matters throughout Wake County, including in Apex, Raleigh, Holly Springs, and Knightdale. 


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.