Practice Areas

Criminal Law

We represent victims and people facing charges for violent crimes, property crimes, drug crimes and juvenile offenses.

Traffic tickets

Reckless driving, Driving without a valid license, Driving with a revoked license – DWLR, and Speeding tickets.


Our Criminal Attorneys will fight to keep your driving privileges. Don’t let a DWI conviction damage your immigration case.


Helping families across NC with cases such as Asylum, Family-Based Residency, Employment-Based Residency And Visas, Deportation Proceedings, U-Visas, Temporary Protected Status, DACA, DAPA.


We provide all the assistance and information needed to help you become an US citizen. Enjoy all the benefits and start helping your family members to legalize their legal status in the United States.

601A Waiver

An approved ‘Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver – 601A-Waiver” eliminates the risk of not being allowed to return to the United States, when you have to go to your country of origin for an immigrant visa interview.

Family law

Regardless of the country or state you were married in, where your children were born, or your immigration status, our divorce and family law attorney can help you with representation for any family law issue.

Workers’ Comp

If you have suffered a work injury, you are entitled to get all the workers’ compensation benefits granted by the law of North Carolina. We represent immigrant workers injured at their Workplace.

Personal Injury

Wrongful death, Car accidents, Passengers in DWI/DUI accidents, Premises Injuries, Slips and falls, injuries from unsafe or defective products, Hospital and Medical Negligence and Medical Malpractice.

Why Velasquez & Associates


Velasquez & Associates is a widely recognized leader in serving the Latino community in North Carolina. Our law firm is one of the largest Latino law firms across the state. Our attorneys have handled thousands of complicated cases achieving excellent results for our clients.


Regardless of your immigration status, we can help you. We treat you and your family with the respect that you deserve. Attorney Ricardo Velasquez understands all the difficulties that many immigrant families face in the US. We minimize your concerns by answering all your legal questions.

Your language

Latino immigrants often face a language barrier when it comes to getting the legal help they need. Our firm was established to assist the Latino community and to protect the rights and interests of Latino families across North Carolina. Velasquez & Associates is here to help you by offering legal assistance in Spanish.


Our attorneys are skilled negotiators and experienced advocates who aggressively defend our clients’ interests at court hearings and trial. We are dedicated to helping clients achieve legal status in the United States, avoid deportation, obtain compensation for injuries and create a bright future for their children and families.

No matter how complex or diverse your legal issues, Velasquez & Associates can help. Call us today:

  • Durham: 919-765-5645
  • Raleigh: 919-838-2883
  • Charlotte: 704-900-2430

You may also contact us online to discuss any of your concerns. Our attorneys and staff are bilingual and speak fluent Spanish and English. All consultations are completely confidential. Servicio en Español.