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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 Stephens 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 Stephens 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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Sean A. Black

Sean A. Black
Black Law Offices LLC
141 W Savannah Street Suite B
Toccoa, GA 30577
Licensed for 30 years, Sean A. Black is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Mercer University... read more >

Neil A Smith

Neil A Smith
Neil A. Smith
556 Lakeside Trail
Martin, GA 30557
Licensed for 36 years, Neil A Smith is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Mercer University-W. George L.S.... read more >

Nina Maria Svoren

Nina Maria Svoren
NMS Law Firm
141 W Savannah St Suite A
Toccoa, GA 30577
Licensed for 30 years, Nina Maria Svoren is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Emory University... read more >

Joseph Andrew Crumpton

Joseph Andrew Crumpton
Crumpton Law Firm LLC
PO Box 1093
Toccoa, GA 30577
Licensed for 6 years, Joseph Andrew Crumpton is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Cumberland School of Law - Samford Un... read more >

Deborah Rea Whitlock

Deborah Rea Whitlock
Deborah Whitlock Attorney at Law
PO Box 310
Toccoa, GA 30577
Licensed for 15 years, Deborah Rea Whitlock is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Florida Coastal School of Law... read more >

Russell William Smith

Russell William Smith
Mountain Circuit Superior Court
PO Box 758
Toccoa, GA
Licensed for 33 years, Russell William Smith is a Employment Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Georgia State University College ... 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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