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Lexington, North Carolina, Criminal Law, Family Law, Personal Injury, Estate and Probate Attorneys

The law firm of Barnes, Grimes, Bunce & Fraley, PLLC, is a rooted and trusted legal source for people throughout the Davidson and Davie Counties of North Carolina, area. Since 1946, our firm has been dedicated to providing individualized, honest and aggressive representation.

Our founder, the late Beamer H. Barnes, began our firm before joining the U.S. Army in 1942. He served in Austria and worked as a lawyer for military tribunal hearings. Then, upon his return to the United States, he continued working as an attorney at his own practice. He worked with his paralegal, the late Adele Tuttle, for 54 years at our firm.

In 1963, attorney Jerry Grimes joined the firm and then in 1979, attorney D. Linwood Bunce II joined the firm. Both Mr. Grimes and Mr. Bunce began their legal careers at our firm. Then in 2003, attorney Shawn Fraley joined the firm after working in the District Attorney's Office. Attorney Wes Brittain joined the firm in 2014, after working in private practice with a focus on personal injury for five years.

As one of the oldest firms in Lexington, our lawyers have built a positive reputation within the community. we connect with our clients and always maintain relationships that promote open communication. We are experienced trial attorneys and aggressively handle our cases, striving for the best possible result for each client. At our firm, we work very hard to keep you updated at all times and achieve the best results possible for your situation. We are dedicated to the simple things like returning client phone calls and meeting with clients personally. This makes for a solid attorney-client relationship.

Dedicated and Personalized Services From a Compassionate Legal Team

We assist individuals and families in personal injury, criminal law, family law, wills, estate and probate, and adoptions. For each practice area, we have paralegals who are devoted to assisting in specific practice areas.

Sheila is a certified paralegal and has worked for our firm for more than 23 years and is dedicated to our personal injury and estate matters. Susan is another certified paralegal and is committed to our criminal law cases and our third certified paralegal, Dana, is devoted to family law cases. Gaby, speaks Spanish and assists the attorneys with our Spanish-speaking clients. All our paralegals and attorneys understand how delicate a situation may be and work very aggressively to achieve the best results for you.   Melissa joined our firm after working many years for the Clerk of Superior Court, and gives us her great experience and expertise.

Contact Us Today

Please contact us at 336-313-0261 or toll free at 866-711-9159. For all personal injury and criminal law matters, we provide free initial consultations. We charge a small fee for family law matters because it may affect representation of an adverse party if they retain our services.

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local: 336-313-0261
toll free: 866-711-9159
fax: 336-249-9129

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Our Office:
20 South Main Street
Lexington, NC 27292

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 476
Lexington, NC 27293