Aaron B. Wellman

Associate Attorney

aaron Wellman

Aaron B. Wellman is an associate attorney at Ivey, McClellan, Siegmund, Brumbaugh & McDonough, LLP  who practices criminal defense.  Since beginning with the Guilford County Public Defender’s office in 2007, Aaron has represented hundreds of clients facing criminal charges in the Triad.  Aaron is a fixture in courthouses in Greensboro, High Point, and surrounding counties, tirelessly advocating for Defendants charged with anything from traffic offenses and DWIs to felonies such as violent assaults, robberies, and drug trafficking.  Aaron has litigated cases in North Carolina District and Superior Courts, as well as the U.S. Middle District of North Carolina and the U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Aaron is an active member and former president of the Greensboro Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.  Aaron stands ready to lend his skills in the courtroom to ensure that his clients receive quality representation no matter the charge.

Practice Areas:

  • Criminal Defense

Professional Admissions

  • North Carolina Bar, 2006
  • United States District Court, Middle District  of North Carolina, 2015
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 2015


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2006
  • University of North Carolina, B.A., 2002

Prior Legal Experience

  • Assistant Public Defender, Guilford County, 2007-2010
  • Associate Attorney, Coalter Law, P.L.L.C., 2010-2019

Professional Organizations

  • Greensboro Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
    • Executive Board, 2013-2017
    • President, 2016

Office Locations


305 Blandwood Ave
Greensboro, NC 27401
Phone: (336) 274-4658
Fax: 336-274-4540


551 Monroe Street
Eden, NC 27288
Phone: (336) 623-4600