Personal Injury and Criminal Defense Lawyer

•   Durham, NC   •

If you or a loved one has been charged with a crime or suffered an injury the best decision you can make is hiring the right lawyer.

As both a former prosecutor and former defense lawyer for the insurance companies, Mr. Roughton knows what a tremendous difference it makes having a committed and aggressive lawyer on your side.

For the past 10 years, Mr. Roughton has provided personalized legal representation for people from all walks of life. With confidence, dedication, and a will to fight to the end, Mr. Roughton has developed a reputation as a highly effective advocate for his clients — no matter the case.



With a former insurance company trial lawyer in your corner, you can rest easy knowing you have a strong advocate who can level the playing field.

Mr. Roughton helps people who’ve suffered:

•     car accident injuries                          

•     truck accident injuries

•     motorcycle injuries                            

•     nursing home injuries

•     medical malpractice injuries        

•     workplace injuries

•     other types of injuries


Charged with a crime, a traffic offense, or a DWI?  

With a former prosecutor and experienced trial lawyer representing your interests, you’ll have priceless inside knowledge and a lawyer with the skill to take your case to trial and win.

Mr. Roughton helps people who’ve been charged with:

•     traffic tickets

•     driving while impaired (DWI)

•     misdemeanors

•     felonies

•     federal charges

Mr. Roughton is available to handle cases in every county in North Carolina and federal court. Should you have a question regarding your injury or criminal, traffic, or DWI matter don’t hesitate to give him a call at (919) 908-0230.

Mr. Roughton is available to meet you or your loved one at his office, a jail, a hospital, or wherever is most convenient for you or your loved one. He makes home visits as well.

The Law Office of Lucien Malone Roughton, Jr., PLLC accepts cash, credit cards, debit cards, and money orders. Clients are never billed by the hour. Instead, clients pay a one-time, upfront fee for representation in all criminal, traffic, and DWI cases.

In personal injury cases, clients don’t pay an hourly fee either. Instead, clients only pay a lawyer’s fee if they receive compensation for their injury.