Our Attorneys

The attorneys at Macht & Schechet, PLLC, have extensive trial experience in both criminal defense and personal injury cases. This is an important element to consider when selecting a lawyer. The prosecutors and lawyers we face in both criminal and injury matters understand that we are always ready to go to trial if an acceptable out-of-court resolution is not offered.

To learn more about either attorney's work experience or education, click on the respective link below.

Ready To Protect Your Rights

Before opening his own practice, Mike served with the Buncombe County Public Defender's Office, where he gained in-depth experience handling a broad range of criminal cases. At present, he gives back to the legal community by mentoring new attorneys. He is also a member of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice, as well as the North Carolina and Buncombe County bar associations.

Joel has practiced law since 2006, focusing most of his efforts on defending clients who are accused of high-level felonies. He has extensive trial experience in both state and federal court. Joel brings the same thorough and assertive approach that benefit his criminal defense clients to representation of injured parties who need assistance recovering what they are owed from insurance companies.

To schedule a free initial consultation, call 828-252-0002 or email us. If authorities allege you committed a crime in Asheville, North Carolina, or any surrounding community, we are ready to take on your case.