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Forest Park, GA 30297

P.O. BOX 122
Lovejoy, GA 30250

Criminal Defense

family lawWhy not let a firm with a former prosecutor who knows the ins and outs of the criminal system defend you? Whether you are accused of a felony or misdemeanor, our firm has the experience and the resources necessary to defend against your criminal charge. In Georgia, depending upon the type of criminal charge, the potential penalties greatly differ. If convicted, an accused person could be sentenced by a judge to anything from 12 months in a county jail to life imprisonment. Probation and other alternatives are also possibilities. So it is crucial that you get solid legal advice from an experienced criminal law attorney.

Major Felonies
Being accused of a serious felony can be stressful and troubling. Our criminal defense attorney handled hundreds of major felony cases and our firm’s expertise can help you. We can handle all major felonies including, but not limited to the following:

- Murder
- Armed Robbery or Robbery
- Aggravated Assault/Aggravated Battery
- False Imprisonment

Your liberty is our concern. So allow us to put our knowledge and experience to work for you.

Drug Crimes
Losing your driver's license and your freedom are heavy consequences a person will face if charged with a drug crime. Law enforcement agencies are cracking down heavily on drug and narcotic laws. We can effectively handle drug trafficking, distribution, possession, or cultivation charges including, but not limited to the following:

- Trafficking Drugs
- Sale
- Possession with intent to distribute
- Simple Possession Intent

Based on the specifics of the arrest, you are at risk of being charged with a misdemeanor or a felony. Take a proactive approach to knowing all of your rights. If you feel you have fallen victim to an illegal search and seizure, contact us today. Depending on your case, our criminal defense lawyer can develop trial strategies that will protect your rights and reputation.

Traffic Violations
Most citizens become fearful when they see a police car with flashing lights behind their vehicle. For many people, being pulled over is the only time they have a negative encounter with a law enforcement officer. Your driving record and your rights are our number one priority. We handle all types of traffic violation charges, including, but not limited to the following:

- Driving While License Suspended
- Driving without License and/or Registration
- Hit and Run
- Reckless Driving
- Speeding

Getting a ticket can mean heavy fines, loss of your driver's license, an increase in insurance rates, and even jail time. Depending on the severity of your crime, you will need a misdemeanor or felony law firm that is proficient in reviewing charges, statutes, and applications of criminal law.

Sex Crimes
Being accused of a sex crime is a very serious accusation. To protect yourself, you will need to contact an attorney who will present precise and coherent motions in the courtroom. Charges that belong in this category and that need immediate criminal defense representation include, but are not limited to the following:

- Child Pornography
- Child Molestation
- Incest
- Rape and Sexual Assault
- Stalking

Sex crimes carry a very heavy stigma. They also carry serious penalties, such as a stiff prison sentence and/or registering as a sex offender, if convicted. Allow our firm to assist you if faced with one of these serious offenses.

Theft Offenses
Being charged with a theft crime can be damaging to your reputation and can affect present or future employment. Your job will most likely be in jeopardy, which can lead to financial hardship. We have a proactive method of defending you if accused of such an offense, including but not limited to the following offenses:

- Burglary
- Theft by Shoplifting
- Theft by Deception
- Forgery
- Theft by Conversion
- Deposit Account Fraud

Our criminal defense lawyer understands how potentially devastating a conviction for a crime can be to your reputation and financial situation. Our firm will explore every possible option to build strong legal defenses and have the experience necessary to anticipate and refute the State’s argument.

After a loss at trial, all is not lost. Our firm can handle appeals to the Court of Appeals and Supreme Court. Our firm handled successful Appeals and can assist you.

A DUI charge does not require an attorney's assistance; but, it is a very smart idea to retain counsel. Having handled many of these cases as a prosecutor, We understand the defenses to DUI and will work efficiently and aggressively to build your case. We will scrutinize evidence, such as the Breathalyzer test results and any issues present at the time of the arrest, and we will determine the best strategy to pursue. We will work to protect your license and minimize the costs and impact of the charge. As your attorney, we will assist you with all aspects of the charge, and we know what the State needs to prove. Let us represent you with this serious offense.