Catherine Peebles, Attorney
Attorney Peebles was raised in Garysburg, North Carolina. She attended North Carolina State University and received her B.S in English. Later moving on to North Carolina Central School of Law to obtain her J.D. She is truly passionate about her clients and works diligently to minimize the impact the justice system can have on their lives.
Even while attending NCCU School of Law, Attorney Peebles was dedicated to defending the rights of those accused of crimes. As a third-year law student, Attorney Peebles participated in the law school criminal Defense clinic. She represented clients accused of criminal charges in Durham County under the supervision of a licensed attorney. She also was one of the first students to intern with Legal Aid’s Second Chance Initiative assisting clients in Wilson, Durham and Wake County with expungements and certificates of relief.
Attorney Peebles worked in the Durham County Public Defender’s Office for three and a half years where her primary practice was DWI and Traffic, Felony and Misdemeanor Probation Violation and District and superior criminal court. Due to her time in Durham’s Public Defender’s Office, she gained extensive trial and courtroom knowledge and knows her way around the courtroom.