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Harold J. Eustache

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Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Winston-Salem, NC

Eustache Law
111 N Chestnut St, Suite 202
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Phone: 336-946-5272
Fax: 336-946-5272
Selected to Rising Stars: 2022 - 2023
Licensed in North Carolina Since: 2015
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
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Attorney Profile

Criminal law attorney Harold J. Eustache, the founder of Eustache Law in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, serves clients across the state of North Carolina. His practice areas are focused on DUI/DWI, felony and misdemeanors and juvenile criminal defense.

Mr. Eustache was a Morehouse College scholar and earned his B.A. in political science from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. He then pursued his legal studies at Wake Forest Law, where he was the sub-region director of the Black Law Students Association and a Yellow Ribbon Scholarship recipient.

Earning his law degree in 2014, Mr. Eustache was admitted to practice law the following year in North Carolina and the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina. He began his legal career as an assistant district attorney at the Rockingham County District Attorney's Office, where he worked on prosecuting several criminal offenses ranging from traffic violations to violent crimes. He has handled more than 500 trials involving criminal and juvenile law in both district and superior courts. 

An accomplished lawyer, Mr. Eustache has been recognized by the legal community for his vast knowledge of the law and professionalism. He has been listed among the Top 40 under 40 by The National Black Lawyers and he holds a “Very Good” rating on Avvo. As a decorated veteran, he served in the U.S. army as a paratrooper-infantryman and was honored with a Combat Infantryman Badge and Army Commendation Medals.

Maintaining an active presence in the legal circle, Mr. Eustache is a member of the American Bar Association, the North Carolina Bar Association and Forsyth County’s juvenile justice board. He also serves as the president of the Winston-Salem Bar Association. Always a forerunner in giving back to his community, he is a part of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Forsyth County veterans treatment court advisory board.

Practice Areas
  • 90%Criminal Defense
  • 10%Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
Focus Areas

Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Parole, Probation, Sex Offenses, DUI/DWI

Selections

2 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2022 - 2023

About Harold J. Eustache

First Admitted: 2015, North Carolina

Professional Webpage: https://eustachelaw.com/about-4/

Honors/Awards

  • Morehouse Academic Scholar, Wake Forest Law School
  • Yellow Ribbon Scholarship, Wake Forest Law School
  • Ronald E. McNair Scholar, Wake Forest Law School

Educational Background

  • Morehouse College
  • B.A., Political Science, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Keynote Speaker, Veterans Day Celebration, Winston Salem Urban League, 2019
  • Keynote Speaker, 1st Graduation of the Forsyth County Veterans Treatment Court, 2018
  • Keynote Speaker, Memorial Day Celebration for the City of Winston-Salem, 2017

Verdicts/Settlements

  • Defended, at trial, numerous clients for Driving While Impaired, Assault, Domestic Violence Protective Order Violations, and Larceny - receiving verdicts of not guilty, 2019
  • Defended a client who was served with a 50(c) Civil No-Contact Order from her boyfriend's ex-girlfriend. Filed a motion to dismiss, pursuant to the NC Rules of Civil Procedure for failure to state a claim and sanctions for attorney's fees. At the hearing, the District Court Judge, granted the motion to dismiss and sanctions for attorney's fees, 2020

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Member of the Winston Salem Alumni Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha, Fraternity Inc., 2020
  • The Forsyth County Veterans Treatment Court Advisory Board, Member
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Member
  • Guest Lecturer, Prosecution Seminar, "Being a District Court Prosecutor", Wake Forest University School of Law, 2017
  • Guest Lecturer, Veterans Law Clinic, Wake Forest University School of Law, 2019
  • Forsyth County Juvenile Justice Board Member, 2018
  • Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 916, Boy Scouts of America, Winston Salem, NC, 2020
  • Winston Salem Urban League, Summer Youth Employment Program, 2018
  • Board of Directors, Wake Forest Review, 2019

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Scholarly Lectures/Writings

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Top 40 under 40, National Black Lawyers Association, 2021
  • President of the North Carolina Bar Association
  • Forsyth County Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers Association, Co-President
  • Forsyth County Bar, Member
  • North Carolina
  • American Bar Association 
  •  U. S. District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina
  • President, Winston Salem Bar Association, 2021
  • North Carolina Bar Association 
  • Assistant District Attorney, Rockingham County District Attorney's Office, 2015
  • Assistant District Attorney, Forsyth County District Attorney's Office. - Prosecuting Driving While Impaired cases, juvenile crimes, misdemeanor criminal court, probation violation court, and misdemeanor appeals on behalf of the residents of North Carolina - Co-Founder and lead prosecutor for the Forsyth County Veterans Treatment Court, 2016
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Office Location for Harold J. Eustache

111 N Chestnut St
Suite 202
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Phone: 336-946-5272

Fax: 336-946-5272

Last Updated: 9/22/2022

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