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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 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 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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William C. Head

William C. Head
William C. Head, PC
5590 Roswell Road Suite 210
Sandy Springs, GA 30342
Call 404-567-5515
Top-Rated Georgia Litigation Attorney in Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death and Medical Malpractice... read more >
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National College for DUI Defense
William C. Head
Board Certified Specialist in DUI Defense Law
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DUI Defense Lawyers Association
William C. Head
Charter Member
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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
William C. Head
Life Member
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Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
William C. Head
Life Member
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National College for DUI Defense
William C. Head
Founding Member
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National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws
William C. Head
Member

Delisa Audray Williams

Delisa Audray Williams
Delisa Williams PC
3333 Piedmont Rd NE Suite 2050
Atlanta, GA 30305
Call 404-903-1037
The number one requirement for any attorney you hire is the ability to listen. My clients' voices are heard first by me and then conveyed in... read more >
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Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Delisa Audray Williams
Lifetime Member
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Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
Delisa Audray Williams
Member
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National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Delisa Audray Williams
Member

Marcia Gail Shein

Marcia Gail Shein
2392 North Decatur Road
Decatur, GA 30033
Licensed for 27 years, Marcia Gail Shein is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Kim Keheley Frye

Kim Keheley Frye
Frye Law Group LLC
166 Anderson St Suite 118
Marietta, GA 30060
Licensed for 26 years, Kim Keheley Frye is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended Georgia State University Co... read more >

Ralph M Hinman

Ralph M Hinman
Ralph M. Hinman, Attorney at Law
121 Curtis Rd.
Dalton, GA 30720
Licensed for 38 years, Ralph M Hinman is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Larry Wilcutt Fouche

Larry Wilcutt Fouche
Larry W. Fouche', Attorney at Law, L.L.C.
4480 Riverside Drive Suite 31
Macon, GA 31210
Licensed for 18 years, Larry Wilcutt Fouche is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended Mercer University Walte... read more >

David Shepherd West

David Shepherd West
David West & Associates, Inc.
123 Church Street NE Suite 220
Marietta, GA 30060
Licensed for 25 years, David Shepherd West is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer who attended Georgia State University College... read more >

Suesan Ann Miller

Suesan Ann Miller
Miller and Key, P.A.
79 Lawrenceville St.
McDonough, GA 30253
Licensed for 13 years, Suesan Ann Miller is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Melvin Samuel Nash

Melvin Samuel Nash
Law Offices of Melvin S. Nash
204 Washington Ave NE
Marietta, GA 30060
Licensed for 42 years, Melvin Samuel Nash is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Florida Levin College of Law... read more >

S Derek Gage

S Derek Gage
The Gage Law Firm
160 Clairemont Avenue Suite 200
Decatur, GA 30030
Licensed for 15 years, S Derek Gage is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Emory University School of Law... read more >

James Rodney Hamilton

James Rodney Hamilton
The Hamilton Law Firm P.C.
353 Dahlonega Street
Cumming, GA 30040
Licensed for 25 years, James Rodney Hamilton is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Cindy S Manning

Cindy S Manning
Manning Legal Group, LLC
153 Senoia Rd.
Peachtree City, GA 30269
Licensed for 17 years, Cindy S Manning is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended Boston University School of Law... read more >

Patrick Applegate Kunes

Patrick Applegate Kunes
Kunes Law Office
230 2nd Street E
Tifton, GA 31794
Licensed for 11 years, Patrick Applegate Kunes is a DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving and Marijuana Defense lawyer who attended Georgia State Unive... read more >

Drew Findling

Drew Findling
The Findling Law Firm, P.C.
3445 Peachtree Rd # 200
Atlanta, GA 30326
Licensed for 35 years, Drew Findling is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Emory Law School... read more >

J. Michael Bass

J. Michael Bass
Closson, Bass & Tomberlin
112 W. Central Avenue P.O. Box 150
Valdosta, GA 31603
Licensed for 31 years, J. Michael Bass is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer... read more >

Jill Greenstein Polster

Jill Greenstein Polster
The Cohen Law Firm
2300 Henderson Mill Road Suite 412
Atlanta, GA 30345
Licensed for 18 years, Jill Greenstein Polster is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer who attended Georgia State University Col... read more >

Sean A. Black

Sean A. Black
Black Law Offices LLC
141 W Savannah Street Suite B
Toccoa, GA 30577
Sean A. Black is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended Mercer University... read more >

David E. Clark

David E. Clark
Clark & Towne
1755 North Brown Rd Suite 200
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Licensed for 30 years, David E. Clark is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer who attended University of Georgia School of Law... read more >

Walker L Chandler

Walker L Chandler
Chandler and Chandler Law Group
101 Gleneagle Point
Peachtree City, GA 30269
Licensed for 44 years, Walker L Chandler is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Defense lawyer who attended Mercer University Walter F. George... read more >

Forrest Clinton Barbour

Forrest Clinton Barbour
Brown, Barbour, & Thrailkill, P.C.
465 North Jeff Davis Drive
Fayetteville, GA 30214
Licensed for 11 years, Forrest Clinton Barbour is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Georgia State University... read more >

Michael Stewart Waddington

Michael Stewart Waddington
Gonzalez & Waddington, LLC
601 North Belair Square Suite 16
Evans, GA 30809
Licensed for 19 years, Michael Stewart Waddington is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Beasley School of Law - Temple University... read more >

Erin H. Gerstenzang

Erin H. Gerstenzang
EHG Law Firm
675 Ponce De Leon Ave Suite #8500
Atlanta, GA 30308
Licensed for 14 years, Erin H. Gerstenzang is a DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving and Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert G Rubin

Robert G Rubin
Peters Rubin & Sheffield PA
2786 N Decatur Rd Ste 245
Decatur, GA 30033
Licensed for 33 years, Robert G Rubin is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Emory University... read more >

Alex L Zipperer

Alex L Zipperer
Zipperer Lorberbaum & Beauvais PC
PO Box 9147 301 W York St
Savannah, GA 31401
Licensed for 48 years, Alex L Zipperer is a Criminal Defense and Appellate Law lawyer who attended University of Georgia School of Law... read more >

Brian Fenton McEvoy

Brian Fenton McEvoy
Polsinelli
1355 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309
Licensed for 21 years, Brian Fenton McEvoy is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Boston College... read more >

Kyle Edward Koester

Kyle Edward Koester
Law Offices of Kyle E. Koester, LLC
420 Creekstone Ridge
Woodstock, GA 30188
Licensed for 8 years, Kyle Edward Koester is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended California State University - North... read more >

David Edward Boyle

David Edward Boyle
Crawford and Boyle, LLC
306 S. Hammond Drive
Monroe, GA 30655
Licensed for 22 years, David Edward Boyle is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer... read more >

Matthew Karl Hube

Matthew Karl Hube
The Hube Law Firm PC
14 Oak St
Statesboro, GA 30458
Licensed for 19 years, Matthew Karl Hube is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended Walter F. George School of... read more >

Allen Yates

Allen Yates
Giannini & Yates Attorneys
2900 Chamblee Tucker Road Building 14
Atlanta, GA 30341
Licensed for 10 years, Allen Yates is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Georgia State University College of Law... read more >

Arturo Corso

Arturo Corso
Corso Kennedy & Campbell LLP
427 Green Street, NW
Gainesville, GA 30501
Licensed for 23 years, Arturo Corso is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Nathanael Adamson Horsley

Nathanael Adamson Horsley
Horsely Begnaud LLC
750 Hammond Drive Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30328
Licensed for 15 years, Nathanael Adamson Horsley is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jarrett Griffin Maillet

Jarrett Griffin Maillet
Jarrett Maillet J.D., P.C.
210 East 31st Street
Savannah, GA 31401
Licensed for 15 years, Jarrett Griffin Maillet is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving lawyer who attended Gonzaga University S... read more >

Guy J Notte

Guy J Notte
Guy J. Notte & Associates
271 W Washington St Ste 110
Madison, GA 30650
Licensed for 51 years, Guy J Notte is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended John Marshall (Chicago)... read more >

Steven Beauvais

Steven Beauvais
Zipperer Lorberbaum & Beauvais PC
PO Box 9147 301 W York St
Savannah, GA 31401
Licensed for 26 years, Steven Beauvais is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of San Diego... read more >

Jeffrey H Brickman

Jeffrey H Brickman
Jeffrey H Brickman LLC
511 East Paces Ferry Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Licensed for 32 years, Jeffrey H Brickman is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Florida... read more >

Bernard Stephen Brody

Bernard Stephen Brody
Brody Law Firm
1180 West Peachtree Street Northwest Ste 2075
Atlanta, GA 30309
Licensed for 23 years, Bernard Stephen Brody is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Hofstra University... read more >

Nicholas A Lotito

Nicholas A Lotito
Davis Zipperman Kirschenbaum & Lotito LLP
918 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
Licensed for 44 years, Nicholas A Lotito is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Virginia... read more >

William A Morrison

William A Morrison
The Morrison Firm
50 Hurt Plaza SE Ste 1110
Atlanta, GA 30303
Licensed for 39 years, William A Morrison is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Emory University... read more >

Rudjard Melvin Hayes

Rudjard Melvin Hayes
Sanchez Hayes & Associates LLC
1015 Tyrone Rd Ste 620
Tyrone, GA 30290
Licensed for 23 years, Rudjard Melvin Hayes is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Georgia State University... read more >

Adam J. Klein

Adam J. Klein
Law Offices of Adam J. Klein
5 Concourse Parkway Suite 1425
Atlanta, GA 30328
Licensed for 14 years, Adam J. Klein is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Emory University School of Law... read more >

Brian Hobbs

Brian Hobbs
Elwart & Hobbs, LLC
301 Washington Avenue NE
Marietta, GA 30068
Licensed for 17 years, Brian Hobbs is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Arizona School of Law... read more >

Steven H Sadow

Steven H Sadow
260 Peachtree Street Northwest Ste 2502
Atlanta, GA 30303
Licensed for 40 years, Steven H Sadow is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Emory University... read more >

David M. Schnipper

David M. Schnipper
Schnipper Law, P. C.
2300 Henderson Mill Road NE #300
Atlanta, GA 30345
Licensed for 8 years, David M. Schnipper is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

J. Converse Bright

J. Converse Bright
Coleman Talley LLP
109 S Ashley St
Valdosta, GA 31601
Licensed for 55 years, J. Converse Bright is a Legal Malpractice and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended University of Georgia Schoo... read more >

Mccracken Poston

Mccracken Poston
Law Offices of McCracken Poston
7713 Nashville St Suite C
Ringgold, GA 30736
Licensed for 34 years, Mccracken Poston is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Georgia... read more >

Robert James

Robert James
Daniels & James Law Office
233 Peachtree Road NE Suite 1200
Atlanta, GA 30303
Licensed for 20 years, Robert James is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Donn Peevy

Donn Peevy
The Peevy Firm, P.C
572 Buford Drive NE
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Licensed for 39 years, Donn Peevy is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Atlanta Law School... read more >

Jason Randall Clark

Jason Randall Clark
Jason Clark, P.C.
2225 Gloucester St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Licensed for 15 years, Jason Randall Clark is a Criminal Defense and Appellate Law lawyer who attended Florida Coastal School of Law... read more >

Robert Warren Attridge Jr

Robert Warren Attridge Jr
Law Offices of Robert W. Attridge Jr. PA
PO Box 1908
Tybee Island, GA 31328
Licensed for 10 years, Robert Warren Attridge Jr is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Stetson University College of Law... read more >

Robert Alan Glickman

Robert Alan Glickman
Robert Alan Glickman, Attorney at Law
3151 Maple Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
Licensed for 17 years, Robert Alan Glickman is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Fordham University NY... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

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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