Steven Saad

Steven Saad

Partner
Location:
Raleigh, North Carolina
Phone:
919-805-3364
800-596-4492
Fax:
919-833-9427
Email:

Steven Saad spent the bulk of his career as a Wake County District Attorney and now is flourishing as a highly effective criminal attorney in the area. He has tried over 30 jury trials with charges ranging from simple assault to first degree murder. Steven has tried over 700 bench trials with over 500 of those being DWI offenses.

In his time as a district attorney, he held positions as the supervisor of all district court prosecutors, a prosecutor in the specialized driving while impaired trial courtroom, a superior court prosecutor assigned exclusively to jury trials, and a member of the felony drug unit. He spent over a year as a member of and as the legal advisor for the Wake County DWI Task Force.

Areas of Practice

  • 45% DUI & DWI
  • 40% Criminal Defense
  • 10% Speeding Ticket
  • 5% Constitutional

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 2008

Education

  • Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, Buies Creek, North Carolina
    • J.D. - 2008
  • North Carolina State University
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2004

Published Works

  • Raising the Bar, Midtown Magazine, 2015
  • People on the Move, Triangle Business Journal, 2015
  • CSH Law Attorneys Participate in 4ALL Statewide Service Day, Attorney at Law Magazine, 2015
  • Kicking Up Interest in Footgolf, Triangle Business Journal, 2014
  • Raising the Bar, Midtown Magazine, 2014
  • What a Kick!, Campbell University Press, 2014
  • The Thirteenth Juror: The CSI Effect, Campbell Law Observer, 2012

Representative Cases

  • State of NC v J.G., Jun 03, 2015
  • State of NC v N.L., Feb 04, 2015
  • State of NC v S.G., Jun 02, 2015
  • NC v A.E., Sep 05, 2014
  • NC v I.M., May 20, 2015
  • NC v J.P., Mar 20, 2015
  • NC v H.B., Mar 20, 2015
  • NC v D.B., Sep 09, 2014
  • NC v I.G., Aug 07, 2014
  • NC v K.H., Jun 11, 2014
  • N.C. v L.R., Jun 05, 2015
  • N.C v D.B., Nov 03, 2015

Classes/Seminars

  • Criminal Law Practice, Campbell Career Night, 2014
  • DWI Checkpoints, Wake County DWI Task Force Meetings, 2012

Honors and Awards

  • Legal Elite, Business North Carolina, 2016
  • Legal Elite, Business North Carolina, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Wake County Academy of Criminal Trial Lawyers, 2014 - Present
  • 10th Judicial District Bar Association, 2008 - Present
  • Wake County Bar Association, 2008 - Present
  • North Carolina State Bar, 2008 - Present
  • Men's Legal Caucus, 2006 - 2008
  • Campbell Law Federalist Society, 2005 - 2008

Past Employment Positions

  • Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog, LLP, Attorney, 2014 - 2015
  • Wake County District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 2009 - 2014
  • Fay Law Firm, Intern, 2007 - 2008
  • Wake County District Attorney's Office, Legal Intern, 2007
  • Wake County District Court Judges' Office, Legal Intern, 2005