Have you recently been arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol? If so, hiring a strong and experienced DUI defense attorney is a choice that you ought to consider. Whether you were arrested for a first time offense, or you were involved in a fatal drunk driving accident, hiring an Atlanta DUI Attorney is going to be one of your best options to fighting for your freedom. Depending on the charges placed against you, the penalties you could be facing range from bad to worse. The court will also take into consideration how many prior offenses you have when determining the charges placed against you. After an arrest, you may be looking at anything from a suspended license, to hefty fines and even time in jail.
The Law Offices of Richard S. Lawson was established for this very reason, to help individuals who have been arrested for DUI charges of all sorts. Our firm is 100% dedicated to the practice of DUI defense and because of that we can offer a measure of expertise that many other firms cannot. As we exclusively practice DUI defense, we have the opportunity to have our full attention placed on matter relating only to this subject, giving us the legal experience needed when fighting a case. Our firm has had the privilege to see through 4,600 resolved cases, all pertaining to DUI defense. With that, as a client considers hiring our firm, they will know that our firm is not only an experienced team of legal professionals, but that we are committed to what we do as well.
Attorney Richard S. Lawson has been practicing law for over 18 years now, and in that time he has been able to help numerous clients fight their way to freedom. During his career, he has focused completely on DUI defense, allowing him the opportunity to learn many approaches and techniques that are invaluable to the firm. Mr. Lawson attended the Emory University School of Law, and there he graduated with his Juris Doctorate. During his time as a student he participated in mock trials, and received many awards for his debates. After school, he went on to be a District Attorney in Georgia, prosecuting DUI offenders. As he now fights as a defense attorney, the skills and techniques he acquired as a prosecutor he can now use for his clients. With experience on both sides of the court room, Lawson has a unique advantage, which has allowed him many victories for his clients.
Mr. Lawson's name is well known throughout Georgia, and he has been asked to speak multiple times about DUI defense. Not only that, but he has also received many awards and accolades during his years as an attorney. To see an extensive list, please click here. Richard S. Lawson has also received a 10.0 “superb” rating from Avvo, a legal website that allows clients the opportunity to rate their experience with the attorney. Here you will also find numerous endorsements given from other legal professionals, affirming Lawson's legal expertise.
Attorney Kimberly Berry is another valuable asset to our team here at the firm, and she has been able to help hundreds of clients facing DUI charges to come out victorious. Kimberly attended the University of Georgia and then went on to Vanderbilt University School of Law to pursue her JD. As a graduate, she received the dean's scholar award. Following her graduation she worked as a public defender, during which she received extensive training that has allowed to her to be the skilled attorney she is today. To continue reading more about Kimberly and her experience, click here.
At The Law Offices of Richard S. Lawson, we are comprised of dedicated legal professionals who are ready and willing to do what it takes to fight for their rights of their clients. We understand how vital this time is, and how frightening DUI charges can be. As a result, we have dedicated our entire firm to DUI defense, and we can say with confidence that our clients rest in capable hands. We have dealt with many different cases, many of which have either been entirely dismissed or the sentencing was reduced. Our case results vary from DUI, to fleeing the scene and many of them were reduced to reckless driving charges, or all together dismissed.
Our firm is prepared to defend a variety of DUI charges including, multiple offenses, child endangerment, DUI under 21, probation violations, vehicular homicide and more. By hiring an attorney at our firm, you will be choosing a legal representative with years of experience, one who is dedicated to the people, and an attorney who is committed to helping you. Many times people are ashamed when arrested for a DUI, but we want you to know that we see you as a person, not just another case or a criminal. Whether you were falsely accused, or you just made a mistake, we want to help you fight for your rights. With 18 years of experience, the Law Offices of Richard S. Lawson is committed to delivering a strong defense, and helping individuals fight for their freedom.
To learn more about our firm, you can find us on a variety of different internet directories including, Justia, Lawyer Central, Merchant Circle, and HG. For those of you in Georgia, consider following our firm on one of our social media websites. On Facebook you will find updates on blogs that discuss helpful tips relating to DUI arrests, laws, etc. On our Google Plus and Twitter pages you will learn more about our firm, find informative updates as well as news articles. Our aim with social media is to help you be prepared for a DUI arrest, even if these topics don't help you today, they be useful for the future.
If you have been arrested for a DUI, don't wait another moment to contact an experienced defense attorney who can fight for you. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for a free consultation. You can call us or fill out an online free case evaluation here. We have two offices, one is located at 4060 Peachtree Road Suite D #415 Atlanta, GA 30319, and the other is located at 300 Colonial Center Parkway Suite 100 Roswell, GA 30076. Contact us today for more information; The Law Offices of Richard S. Lawson is ready to fight for you!