Eads Law, Raleigh, N.C.
Wayne Eads, Eads Law, Raleigh, N.C. criminal law specialist
Wayne Buchanan Eads
Attorney at Law

Criminal Law
Trials in all Federal Courts
Trials in all North Carolina Courts
Defending all major crimes, including but not limited to:
Drug offenses
Firearms offenses
Money Laundering
White collar crimes
Fraud, theft, and extortion
Racketeering offenses (R.I.C.O.)
Continuing Criminal Enterprize (C.C.E.)
Criminal forfeitures
All crimes associated with the I.C.E. 287(g) program
All criminal appeals in Federal Courts of Appeals and Supreme Court
All criminal appeals in the North Carolina Court of Appeals and Supreme Court


Birth 1950 in Roseboro, North Carolina, United States of America


Juris Doctor, 1974, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Bachelor of Arts, 1971, East Carolina University

(a)Student Government Association, highest position held, Speaker of the Legislature
(b)Fountainhead (daily student-published newspaper), highest position held, Editor-in-Chief
(c)Phi Alpha Theta (national history scholarship society), 1969
(d)Alpha Phi Gamma (national journalism society), 1970

Bar Memberships and year first licensed
North Carolina Supreme Court, 1979
United States Supreme Court, 1984
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 1981
United States District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina, 1980
United States District Court, Middle District of North Carolina, 1987
United States District Court, Western District of North Carolina, 1987
United States District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, 2002

Professional Associations and year of initial membership
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 1980
American Bar Association, 1979
Association of Trial Lawyers of America, 1980
North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, 1983
North Carolina Bar Association, 1982
Wake County Academy of Trial Lawyers, 1981

Publications and Seminar Presentations
Seminar speaker, 1988, “Motor Vehicle Search and Seizure Law in North Carolina”
Seminar speaker, 1991, “Search and Seizure, Highway Interceptions”
Seminar speaker, 1993, “Search and Seizure, Appellate Case Update, State and Federal”

Scenic View
Blue Ridge Parkway

English (919) 833-3703 or (336) 228-0580 / Español (919) 833-3704 or (336) 549-2482