Paxton Butler joined Davis & Davis, Attorneys at Law, PC, in 2021.

For more than a quarter of a century, Mr. Butler has concentrated his practice in criminal law, trying more than 80 jury trials in Criminal Superior Court. He won every jury trial but one since 2008.

Butler worked previously as an Assistant District Attorney in Prosecutorial Districts 22 and 27, covering Rowan, Alexander, Davie, Davidson, and Iredell Counties.

Outside of the practice, Butler enjoys spending time with his wife, Amy, and their three children.

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Defense


  • University of Memphis, Juris Doctor
  • University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Bachelor of Arts

Admissions to Practice

  • North Carolina

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • North Carolina State Bar
  • Rowan County Bar Association