The Law Office of Barry T. Winston is the legal practice of Chapel Hill, North Carolina based criminal defense attorney Barry T. Winston, providing legal representation and counsel to clients facing criminal charges throughout the surrounding areas of North Carolina. Mr. Winston has been defending clients who have been accused of crimes since 1961, and in that time has risen to become one of the area’s preeminent criminal defense attorneys.Mr. Winston has assisted countless clients defend themselves against charges of all levels of severity. Chapel Hill has an extremely high concentration of college students from surrounding universities, and Mr. Winston has extensive experience handling routine charges such as underage drinking, disorderly conduct, and DUI/DWI offenses. Additionally, he is also more than capable of handling serious criminal cases such as violent crime and first degree murder. In addition to his thriving criminal defense practice, Mr. Winston is also adept at handling matters of personal injury.No matter what value may have been charged with is important to remember that you have certain rights that are guaranteed to you by the United States legal system. First and foremost among these rights is your right to speak to an attorney before submitting to any questioning by authorities. This questioning stage is critical as it is when the prosecution builds a substantial amount of its case against you based on your answers. An experienced attorney such as Mr. Winston can help you ensure that your testimony solidifies your legal standing, potentially to the point that the charges against you can be lessened or dropped altogether.