- Jim Goldsmith is certified as a mediator for family law cases,
including equitable distribution
Traffic - Jim Goldsmith represents people who
are charged with traffic violations in McDowell County. The
usual fee for cases set in administrative traffic court is $150.00.
Workers’ Compensation - Julie Dews has
represented injured workers in North Carolina for over twenty-five
years. She is a member of the North Carolina Advocates for Justice
Workers’ Compensation section. She enjoys getting to know
her clients personally, and takes time to meet with clients
and talk to them frequently. Julie provides free consultations
in workers’ compensation cases, and no fee is charged
unless she wins the case. Workers’ compensation attorney’s
fees are subject to the approval of the North Carolina Industrial
Social Security Disability - Julie Dews has
been representing claimants in Social Security Disability and
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) cases for over twenty-five
years. She is a member of the North Carolina Academy of Trial
Lawyers Disability Advocacy Section and a member of the National
Organization of Social Security Claimant’s Representatives.
Julie enjoys getting to know her clients personally, which helps
her understand the reasons the client is unable to work, and
helps her present a convincing case to the Social Security Administration.
Julie provides free consultations in Social Security cases,
and no fee is charged unless she wins the case. Attorney’s
fees in Social Security cases must be approved by the Social
Julie also does initial applications in her office for clients
who are applying for Social Security disability benefits.