Experienced, Diverse Legal Representation For Asheville, Waynesville And Surrounding Areas

About Nielsen Legal

Nielsen Legal is a diverse legal practice handling a wide range of matters for individuals in Waynesville, Asheville and throughout Haywood County, Jackson and Buncombe Counties in North Carolina.

What Sets Us Apart

What sets us apart is our approach to your case. We work as a team to help you accomplish your objectives and goals. Whether it is creating a strong criminal defense or navigating a complex divorce with child custody, we understand that you and your case are unique. We will tailor our approach to your needs and what your case demands. Our goal is to provide the highest level of service through a creative, compassionate and efficient strategy for you and your case.

Led by experienced attorney Josh Nielsen, the firm assists with matters ranging from criminal defense, family law, estate planning, personal injury and landlord/tenant issues.

Offering A Team Approach

Our firm and our lawyers take a great deal of pride in representing individuals throughout the Asheville and Waynesville communities. We work as a team, often handling cases together to find the best, most cost effective solution for their client's individual situation.

About Founding Attorney Josh Nielsen

Josh Nielsen was raised in Henderson County, North Carolina, and attended the University of North Carolina Wilmington for his undergraduate degree where he majored in history and English and graduated magna cum laude with University and Departmental Honors.

Josh attended law school at Elon University, afterward returning to the Asheville area where he founded Nielsen Legal and presently resides.

Josh has focused his practice in Western North Carolina and is firmly committed to helping his local communities through zealous legal representation.

In his free time, Josh enjoys outdoor activities including riding his motorcycles, skiing and snowboarding, golf and travel.

Josh is licensed to practice in:

  • State Court: North Carolina
  • Federal Court: 4 th Circuit, Western District of North Carolina
  • Tribal: Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians

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Call 828-564-1321 To Set Up An Appointment

If you wish to schedule an appointment to discuss a criminal charge, family law matter or any other legal issue contact the firm. Flexible appointments. Jail visits. Credit cards accepted.

  • 10 Best |2016 | Client Satisfaction | American Institute Of Family Law Attorneys
  • 10 Best |2016-2017 | 2 Years | Client Satisfaction | American Institute Of Family Law Attorneys
  • National College For DUI Defense
  • North Carolina | Advocates For Justice | Protecting People's Right
  • 10 Best |2017 | Client Satisfaction | American Institute Of Family Law Attorneys