Fees and Payment

Traffic Tickets

In many situations Attorney John O'Neal can appear in court for you thereby saving you the time and inconvenience of missing work, school, etc.

Note the below fees are standard rates for one ticket/citation but your fee may vary depending on the number and nature of charges AND if you have tickets in more than one county.  Contact Attorney John O'Neal for details.

Further if you have a ticket for speeding 25 mph or more over the speed limit, careless/reckless driving, DWLR (driving while license revoked), NOL (no operators license), speeding in a school zone, or any case with a FTA (failure to appear) or OFA (order for arrest), the below fee schedule DOES NOT APPLY.  Contact Attorney John O'Neal for details.

Finally you should note that the below fees are for the attorney fee only and do NOT include any potential court costs or fines; any such items would be paid by the client directly to the clerk of court).

Greensboro (Guilford County)$110.00
High Point (Guilford County)$120.00
Winston-Salem and Kernersville (Forsyth County)$120.00
Rockingham County$140.00
Randolph County$140.00
Alamance County$150.00
Davidson County$150.00
Chatham County$150.00
Orange County (Hillsborough and Chapel Hill)$150.00
Caswell County$170.00
Other countiesContact for fee


Civil Cases


The below fees do NOT include case expenses such as filing fees, postage, medical records copy fees, document copy costs, depositions, etc.

Personal Injury/slip & fall/trip & fall/premises liability

25% contingent fee if case is settled without lawsuit; 33 1/3 % contingent fee if case is settled or resolved after lawsuit is filed

Wrongful death

33 1/3% contingent fee if case is settled without lawsuit; 40% contingent fee if case is settled or resolved after lawsuit is filed

Consultation fee

$100.00 for meeting of up to 90 minutes at O'Neal Law Office

Unemployment appeals hearing

$400.00 fee for in-person or telephone hearing; covers hearing only and does NOT cover appeal from hearing decision

For all other civil cases not listed above please contact Attorney John O'Neal to discuss and determine a fee.

If the client hires Attorney John O'Neal for representation or legal services, the consultation fee can be applied toward the fee for representation/services.

NOTE:  Depending on the nature of the case and the amount of the fee, a payment plan may be available.


Contracts and Agreements

Drafting of contract

Minimum of $300.00 which includes consultation time and edits/review of contract after draft is presented to client

Review or negotiation of contract

Contact Attorney John O'Neal for fee



TO MAKE PAYMENT:  The O'Neal Law Office accepts major credit/debit cards such as Mastercard, VISA, American Express, and Discover.  To pay via debit/credit card click here.  If you provide a valid e-mail address, your payment receipt will be e-mailed to you.  Thank you in advance for your payment.

The O'Neal Law Office also accepts cash, checks, money orders, bank checks, and certified funds.