Legal Blog: Criminal Defense
What Rights Do I have if I am Arrested While Driving?
November 16, 2016
The law is black and white. It’s written in a way that makes it very clear to understand what you can and cannot do. The law is also clear when it comes to the consequences if you are convicted of a crime. If you speed, you may receive a citation and have to pay a Read More
Danger on The Road: What could happen if you are involved in an accident
October 27, 2016
Traffic in Atlanta is among the worst in the country. There are days when it seems like the morning rush hour becomes the afternoon rush hour without any relief. As we all know, heavy traffic leads to accidents. Commuters in Metro Atlanta see their fair share of car accidents. When an accident occurs, typically, one Read More
Drinking and Driving: How Much is .08 Percent?
April 13, 2016
The number .08 percent doesn’t sound like a big number, but when it comes to your blood alcohol content, a hundredth of a point can make a difference of whether you drive home in your own vehicle, or in handcuffs in the back of a patrol car. That little number can be all it takes Read More
DUI: What You Don’t Know
March 4, 2016
Did you know DUI convictions can stay on your driving record for life? If you are convicted in a court of law from operating a vehicle with a blood alcohol level of over 0.08% or higher, you face many penalties, including (but not limited to) A suspended license for up to 1 year Heavy fines Read More
Common Reasons for Arrests in Cobb Co. Georgia
February 3, 2016
Each day in counties like Cobb and Fulton, dozens of people are arrested and brought to jail. A trip to the county jail, even for minor charges, can result in hours spent in confinement waiting to be processed. This means having your fingerprints taken and posing for a mug shot. No matter the charge, even Read More
Have You Been Charged with a Crime?
January 22, 2016
Being placed under arrest is certainly an unsettling experience, but being charged with a crime is an even more serious matter. If you are convicted, your life can be impacted for years to come: affecting your ability to gain employment or even apply for housing. Having a criminal record can also damage personal relationships and Read More
Can I Just Use a Court Appointed Attorney?
October 28, 2015
If you are a fan of television police dramas like “Law & Order” or “NYPD Blue” you have heard the Miranda warning read to countless suspects. You have heard all about the right to remain silent and the right to have an attorney. There’s also that important line that says “If you can’t afford an Read More
Crime Trends To Be Aware Of
October 1, 2015
It’s the time of year when summer starts winding down and autumn is just around the corner. There isn’t any shortage of activities to enjoy in the area as temperatures cool and fall gets into full swing. There are a number of local festivals, concerts, Halloween activities and football games to enjoy. Any time there Read More
Going to Court? Don’t Go Alone…Take an Attorney With You!
September 29, 2015
The wheels of justice don’t always turn quickly. If you have experience navigating the legal system, chances are you discovered things move very slowly. The best way to expedite a journey through the courts, whether it is a criminal or civil case, is to have a knowledgeable attorney working for you. The attorneys at The Read More
Do You Get Your Legal Advice Online? Nothing Beats a Personal Consultation!
September 10, 2015
We live in a world driven by technology. You can do just about anything online, now. You can shop, take college classes, see a doctor “online”, and even pay traffic citations from the comfort of your computer. Many people are now even able to work from home. Over the past few years a number of Read More