Experience You Can Trust

After obtaining his law degree from Wake Forest School of Law in 1999, Chris joined the Charlotte office of a large, national firm.   


Chris has spent the last 16 years years representing individuals and businesses in a wide variety of  areas, including real estate and construction disputes, commercial loan defaults, partnership and other business disputes, trade secret misappropriation, complex commercial litigation, estate litigation and family law.


Chris is rated in the Martindale-Hubbell peer review database as as AV Preeminent®, the highest ranking for legal ability and ethics.  Chris has also been selected as one of the Best Lawyers in America® in 2015 and 2016.


Bar Admissions


Chris is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in North Carolina, including the North Carolina Business Court, as well as the Federal Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. 


Chris has also practiced in the state and federal courts in South Carolina, as well as the Federal Courts of Appeals for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits.



 The Law Office of christopher a hicks

Christopher A. Hicks

Goal Oriented Approach


No two situations are alike.  Sometimes the best approach is cooperative, while in others a more aggressive tone is required.

Chris will take the time to learn about your business or personal situation and strategize with you with the goal of finding the best path for helping you achieve your goals.


Personalized Treatment

Chris approaches each client with a focus on integrity, responsiveness, and understanding, with an eye towards finding the best practical solution for their situation.

Clients of Hicks Law PLLC receive high-quality legal advice and representation, joined with a cordial touch that has been a hallmark of Charlotte's legal market for decades.