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Choosing the Right Guardian For Your Children in Estate Planning

Choosing The Right Guaridan for Your Children by Your Athens GA Estate Planning Attorney Simply put, having children changes everything — and estate planning is no exception. If you and your spouse pass away or become legally incapacitated, and arrangements were never made in the event of such an emergency, your minor child or children [..]

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Will I be Convicted for failing field sobriety tests?

Our Athens GA DUI Lawyer shares his insight on field sobriety tests. Standardized field sobriety testing is one of the most controversial issues related to drunk driving arrests. Field sobriety testing was developed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and is used by law enforcement officers to determine whether or not a person is [..]

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DUI penalties in Athens Georgia

What are the DUI penalties in Georgia? The DUI penalties in Georgia depend on whether this is your  first offense, second offense, third offense and so on. Further, other factors include age, your class of driver’s license and your driving history will affect the sentence. Although there are many factors that can affect the penalties [..]

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What To Do When You Are Pulled Over By The Police?

At some point in our lives, most of us are pulled over by the police at least once. Even most law-abiding drivers may unknowingly have a blown tail light or just driving the same vehicle as a reported criminal. Many individuals are unaware of what their rights are when they’re pulled over. Here are some [..]

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Tips for DUI Arrest in Athens Georgia.

What do you do when you’re arrested in Athens for DUI? 1.Write Down Everything you can remember as quickly as possible! DUI cases are often won and lost in the details. So write down everything you remember from your DUI stop, no matter how insignificant. Do it now. Memory fades over time, and important details [..]

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Georgia Assault and Battery Laws

Understanding Georgia’s Assault and Battery Laws Under Georgia law, the assault laws include offenses for assault and battery, and both are taken very seriously.  Depending on the details of the charges, both assault and battery can be either a misdemeanor or a felony. The difference between the two is rather straight forward: Assault is the threat of or [..]

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