Tim Cannady attended Auburn University where he graduated with a degree in Political Science focusing in International Relations. At Auburn Tim was involved with the intramural program working as a referee and staff member, as well as an avid outdoors-man and hunter. After college Tim attended law school in North Carolina. During law school Tim gained valuable legal experience working for University of North Carolina at Charlotte as well as a local criminal defense firm. He began his practice in Union County, by opening his own law firm. Later he moved to Cabarrus County where he practiced criminal law for several years.
Tim is a member of the Mecklenburg County Bar, Cabarrus County Bar, North Carolina Advocates for Justice, and the North Carolina Bar.
"I believe in work, hard work. I believe that as an attorney I can work hard to make a difference in someone's life for the better, helping them through a tough experience." - Tim Cannady
Areas of Practice Criminal Law
Drug Crimes Domestic Violence (Assault on a Female, Stalking, Assault by Strangulation) Restraining Orders (50B and 50C) Violent Crimes (Assault, Manslaughter, Homicide) Driver's License Issues (License Revoked/Suspended, License Violations, DMV Hearings, Driver's License Restoration) MAR's (Motion for Appropriate Relief) Traffic Citations Underage Drinking Property Crimes (Larceny, Embezzlement, Employee Theft, Breaking and Entering, Burglary, Robbery, Theft Crimes) Sexually Related Offenses (Indecent Liberties, Rape, Sexual Battery/Assault) Removal from Sex Registry
Education J.D., Charlotte School of Law, 2015 B.S., Auburn University, 2012
Bar Admissions, Professional Associations & Memberships Bar Admissions:
North Carolina State Bar, 2015 United States District Court, Western District of North Carolina, 2019 Professional Associations:
North Carolina State Bar Association, Member, 2012-2016 North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Member, 2017-present Cabarrus County Bar Association, Member, 2016-present The National Trial Lawyers, Member, present American Association for Justice, Member, present Lawyer Referral Service Committee, present
Awards and Recognition Top 40 Under 40, The National Trial Lawyers, 2019