Areas of Practice
EXPERIENCED LEGAL ADVICE AND REPRESENTATION
We take a balanced approach to all our cases, considering all possible methods to resolve our clients’ cases including settlement negotiations, alternative dispute resolution, and litigation.Our attorneys work with each client to determine the appropriate course of action for their specific situation.Some of the areas our attorneys routinely handle include:
EXPERIENCED PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEYS
When our firm handles a personal injury case, we begin preparing for trial from the outset.Due to the financial risks involved on both sides of a personal injury claims, most personal injury claims settle prior to trial.Our attorneys have significant experience in handling all aspects of a personal injury claims from pre-suit investigation and settlement negotiations to mediation, arbitration, and, if necessary, a trial.
SKILLED CAR ACCIDENT LAWYERS
We prepare every auto accident case as if it were going to trial and make every effort to resolve cases by means of pretrial settlements, mediation and arbitration.We understand that broken bones, serious neck and back injuries, and brain injuries, can have a dramatic effect on people’s lives.Catastrophic injuries such as traumatic brain injuries (TBI), amputations, paraplegia, and wrongful death can result in lifelong financial commitments in addition to changing the lives of individuals and families forever. Our lawyers have worked these types of accidents as traffic investigators as well as an attorneys.
EXPERIENCED INSURANCE DEFENSE ATTORNEYS
Our highly skilled insurance defense attorneys boast extensive trial experience in insurance and tort matters throughout the state of Georgia.We vigorously defend all types of insurance cases.Lawyers at our firm have handled insurance matters involving:motor vehicle accidents; property and casualty matters; insurance contracts; subrogation claims; bad faith insurance defense; first and third party claims, mold defense, serious personal injury; and wrongful death.
Our firm assists clients in business formation and planning, in deciding whether they want to operate as a closely held business, limited liability company, partnership, or corporation.Once a decision has been made, we take the necessary steps to draft any agreements required and file the necessary legal documents. We specialize in employment agreements.
WILLS, TRUSTS, AND PROBATE ADMINISTRATION
Our firm handles a variety of estate planning matters, including drafting wills and trusts.When a loved one passes away, our firm advises clients through the probate process, providing a helping hand in distributing the remaining assets and paying lingering debts.We will also litigate any probate disputes or will contests that arise.
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE (DUI)
The experience that our office has with DUI cases is easily some of the most comprehensive in the State of Georgia. Fifteen years of law enforcement experience including training specific to DUI prosecution, State Certified in Standardized Field Sobriety Evaluations, and defending several hundred clients charged with DUI has allowed our firm to perfect our representation of a client charged with DUI. If you have recently been charged with DUI and been issued a DPS form 1205 you only have ten business days to request a hearing.
If you do not timely hearing (within 10 business days) you will lose your driving privleges for a year.We can help.
Domestic violence law involves some of the most misunderstood and misapplied legal statutes by law enforcement in Georgia. Our lawyers understand, from a law enforcement and prosecution background, the potential for small domestic incidents can become destructive legal matters when the police become involved in alleged incidents of family violence. We are able to analyze these types of cases from the traditional criminal case perspective but also utilize many of the collateral methods available to resolve cases such as these to the benefit of our clients.DRUG ARRESTS
Most individuals have no idea of the associated penalties that a drug conviction will bring or how it would impact their future. The firm will insure that all your legal rights are protected. The attorneys have instructed hundreds of police officers in the area of search and seizure and can isolate inappropriate conduct very quickly. This also allows us to save on your legal fees if there is no viable argument in your case. We can then try to obtain a favorable negotiated result.
OTHER CRIMINAL VIOLATIONS
A person would be hard pressed to find any law firm offering more collective and comprehensive criminal law experience. Years of law enforcement and prosecution experience with criminal matters allows our attorneys to navigate its clients through the criminal justice system without the unnecessary fear that their rights are not being adequately protected . If you have been arrested or fear you may be charged with a crime and want to have a lawyer help guide you through the process and insure that your rights are protected, we are the ones for you.