Practice Areas


DWI Attorney


DWI charges can be intimidating. You may feel embarrassed and worried about what will happen on your court date. We at Donald R. Vaughan & Associates believe that all people deserve seasoned, smart and tireless legal representation, regardless of the charges filed against them. We are experts in NC DWI law, and can help you maneuver through the court process for the best outcome. We can help you avoid fines, increased insurance rates and even jail time. Let our Greensboro DWI lawyers represent you and stand up for your rights.   Read More


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Civil Litigation

Civil litigation involves a legal dispute between two or more parties that seek money damages or specific performance, rather than criminal sanctions. In other words, in a civil case there has been no crime committed that violates the law. However, one party may feel they have been wronged, often financially, and wish to pursue legal action to right that wrong.There is a wide range of disputes that fall under this category, such as employment, landlord/tenant, medical malpractice, personal injury and many more.   Read More


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Greensboro Speeding Ticket

In North Carolina, traffic tickets can be issued for violations like speeding, reckless driving, and many other reasons. Paying a traffic ticket means you are pleading guilty to the offense, which may result in damages to your driving record, higher insurance rates, and harsher penalties for any future offense. You don’t have to pay the fine—you have the right to defend yourself.The legal system can be confusing to the average citizen. Most people are not even aware of their rights when it comes to traffic tickets, and the system wants to keep it that way.  Read More


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Felonies & Misdemeanors

Being arrested or facing criminal charges can be a terrifying experience. An experienced Greensboro criminal defense attorney will know exactly what to do if you have been arrested. Don Vaughan has tried and litigated hundreds of felony and misdemeanor cases. With over 30 years of legal experience, Don Vaughan is able to provide clients with the representation, advocacy, and legal advice they need to be successful.Don Vaughan and Associates have distinguished themselves among other law firms in Greensboro  Read More


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Auto Accidents

If you are injured in a car accident, the pain and financial burden you face can be overwhelming. You’re supposed to be focusing on getting better, but often you find yourself battling with your insurance companies. Meanwhile medical bills are piling up, you’re out of work without pay, and you’re falling into a financial hole, even if you’re receiving short or long term disability. Before you accept any insurance settlement, call a car accident lawyer in Greensboro, NC, such as Donald R. Vaughan and Associates.   Read More


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Probation Violations

Just because you have violated the terms of your probation does not mean that you have to go to jail. Life happens and there are circumstance under which a violation is understandable and forgivable. An aggressive criminal defense attorney can help keep you out of jail and avoid a longer probation or more severe terms.Don Vaughan attorneys in Greensboro can defend you in cases of parole or probation violation and help you to get a better outcome in court.  Read More


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Governor’s Pardons

Attorney Don Vaughan practices in executive clemency and post-conviction work. Attorney Don Vaughan has assisted a number of clients in obtaining a Pardon from the Governor of North Carolina. If you’re trying to obtain a pardon, reprieve, or commutation in North Carolina, Don Vaughan and Associates can help. Our experienced Greensboro attorneys will review your criminal case and determine the likelihood of a pardon and advise you on what you may have to do to get the best possible result.  Read More


Expunctions in Greensboro


If you were ever charged with a crime, no matter how minor, and despite the outcome of the case, that charge remains on your personal criminal record. This can unfairly impact your employability, your credibility, your ability to find housing, your reputation and even your eligibility to run for public office. Criminal charges remain on your record for an indefinite amount of time; they do not fall off no matter how many years have passed. The only way to completely clear your record is the process of expungement.  Read More


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Last Wills & Testaments

It may be difficult for some people to think about what will happen to their finances and possessions after they are gone. You may think you have plenty of time to take care of your Will, but the reality is that none of us know how much time we have. Ease the burden on your loved ones by creating your Last Will and Testament. In your Will you designate an executor of your estate and allocate your funds and possessions to certain people as you desire.  Read More



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Real Estate Closings

When real estate is purchased in the state of North Carolina, it is customary for a closing attorney to be involved with the drafting and signing of the closing agreement. Having an attorney present for closings is a benefit to both parties, the buyer and seller, by ensuring that all legal matters are in order before funds are exchanged. Buying real estate is probably one of the largest financial purchases you will make in your lifetime.You should not make such a large purchase without the legal assistance of a Greensboro real estate closing attorney.  Read More



Nursing Licensing

Vaughan Law is passionately dedicated to the defense of all nursing professionals, including Registered Nurses (RN), Nurse Practitioners (NP), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN), Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA), Nurse Specialist (CNS), CNA, etc. Our licensing lawyers in Greensboro, NC, represent the interests of healthcare providers accused in administrative hearings and professional licensing matters.Vaughan Law appreciates the hard work and selfless sacrifices of being a professional medical provider.   Read More