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GeorgiaCriminal Defense Lawyers in Chattooga County, Georgia

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Chattooga County, Georgia, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in Chattooga County, Georgia should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Bobby Lee Cook

Bobby Lee Cook
Cook & Connelly
9899 Commerce Street P.O. Box 370
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 73 years, Bobby Lee Cook is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Vanderbilt Law School... read more >

David James Dunn Jr

David James Dunn Jr
PO Box 370
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 39 years, David James Dunn Jr is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Georgia School of Law... read more >

Edward F Hurley

Edward F Hurley
PO Box 635
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 38 years, Edward F Hurley is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Alabama... read more >

Christopher Sutton Connelly

Christopher Sutton Connelly
Cook & Connelly
PO Box 370 9899 Commerce St
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 13 years, Christopher Sutton Connelly is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Georgia State University... read more >

Robert Maclean Patten

Robert Maclean Patten
Robert M. Patten, LLC
84 W Washington St
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 13 years, Robert Maclean Patten is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended University of Alabama... read more >

Steven Alexander Miller

Steven Alexander Miller
PO Box 619
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 17 years, Steven Alexander Miller is a Criminal Defense and Appellate Law lawyer who attended Widener University... read more >

William Byron Hurley

William Byron Hurley
First National Bank
PO Box 530
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 33 years, William Byron Hurley is a Criminal Defense and Business Law lawyer who attended University of Georgia School of Law... read more >

Rex Barron Abernathy

Rex Barron Abernathy
Cook & Connelly
PO Box 309
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 26 years, Rex Barron Abernathy is a Civil Trial Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Atlanta's John Marshall Law Schoo... read more >

Albert C Palmour Jr

Albert C Palmour Jr
PO Box 716
Summerville, GA 30747
Licensed for 41 years, Albert C Palmour Jr is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Mercer University-W. George L.S.... read more >
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NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

GACDL advocates for the rights of the accused, adequate funding for the defense of the indigent, and a fair criminal justice system.


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