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Greg Newman

Greg Newman

of Counsel

Primary Practice Area: Criminal Law

(828) 229-5900


Greg Newman is a trial attorney with King Law.  He has been practicing law since 1989 and is licensed in Ohio, Tennessee and North Carolina.  Greg is also admitted to practice law in the federal courts of Ohio,  North Carolina and the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals.

A native of Hendersonville, NC, Greg was an elected District Attorney for 8 years where he litigated some of the most serious felony cases in Western North Carolina.  The first degree murder trial of Michael Wilkie, prosecuted by Greg and one of his senior assistant district attorneys, was featured on ABC’s 20/20 in 2016.

Since joining King Law, Greg has helped our clients achieve not guilty verdicts in Buncombe County for rape, Madison County for murder, McDowell County for statutory rape and Haywood County for drug possession and identity theft.

Greg previously served as the Mayor of Hendersonville from 2005-2009 and was a candidate for Congress in 2010.

A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Asheville and the University of Dayton School of Law, Greg and his wife, Kim, have 3 adult children and 2 grandchildren.  Kim and Greg are members of the Hendersonville First Baptist Church.