Darlene E. Harris specializes in entertainment and entrepreneurship solutions at Oakhurst Immigration Law. She received her bachelor's degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and her law degree from North Carolina Central University, and her legal background includes extensive experience in both commercial construction and high-end criminal defense. She is appreciated by her clients for her hands-on and patient approach to discovering and delivering the best possible outcome.
Attorney Harris has appeared on NPR and Sirius XM radio as a guest legal commentator. She has also been a guest lecturer at her Alma Mater and a guest panelist on various community panels. She has had articles published on TheRoot.com, TruthOut.org, Anderstam News, The Charleston Chronicle, and Louisiana Weekly discussing the legal issues surrounding the criminal justice system.
Recognized as a Top 40 under 40 Criminal Defense Trial Attorney by the National Trial Lawyers Association, Attorney Harris is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association, member of the Mecklenburg Bar Association, and board member of the Charlotte Women’s Bar.
Born under a wandering star, Attorney Harris has visited four of the seven continents: Africa, Asia, South America, and Europe. With only two more to go, her world travels have only just begun! She’s also a self-proclaimed foodie and enjoys hot yoga.