Rabun County DUI Lawyer
Our Rabun County DUI Attorneys have been handling DUI cases for over 50 combined years. We use that experience to help negotiate reduced sentences and get cases dismissed for our clients. We understand that a DUI arrest can be overwhelming, and you may think that you don't have options. Our founder, Richard S. Lawson, was a former North Georgia prosecutor who brings invaluable insight to our firm. We know how to defend against the State's arguments since he was once in their shoes. You always have Georgia DUI defenses available to you! Call us today for a free case evaluation and see how we can assist with your case.
Rabun County DUI Defense
DUI is a specialized area of law that requires a complete understanding of the laws, the tests used as evidence, the practices and policies of law enforcement, and the court system. There is a lot of complexities in a DUI case, so your Rabun County DUI attorney must be aware of what these things are and how they work and how to use that knowledge for your benefit.
Every case is unique and will need a specific strategy to be successful. There are specific ways a DUI can be fought, and here are just a few of the ways our DUI lawyers in Rabun County will help you:
- Representing you at your ALS hearing to help keep your driving privileges
- Investigation whether there was a violation of any constitutional rights, like failure to have reasonable suspicion to pull you over and improper search and seizure of your person or property.
- Challenging field sobriety tests,
- Challenging breath, blood, or urine tests,
- Filing motions requesting the court to suppress evidence or exclude witness testimony.
- Using police reports to identify key pieces of information and challenge police officers recollections and proper administration of the law.
- Challenging witness testimony, including the testimony of police officers.
- If an accident occurred, proving it was not your fault.
How Our Rabun County DUI Attorneys Can Help
Our lawyers are dedicated to understanding the tools, techniques, and science used by law enforcement to detect and ultimately prosecute DUI cases. We also have extensive knowledge of Georgia DUI laws and courtroom procedures. Drunk driving charges are more than traffic citations, and they require more experience. Drunk driving convictions can cost you your freedom with jail time being a standard penalty along with stiff fines. Do not make the mistake of trusting a general practitioner with your case. The nuances of DUI law can be unknown to attorneys that are inexperienced with DUIs. All of our Rabun County DUI Lawyers have intimate knowledge of the laws and are prepared to help you today. We will walk you through every step of the criminal process and promise to keep you informed.
Rabun County Superior Court
Rabun County Superior Court has exclusive jurisdiction over all felony DUI cases. In addition, if your case originated in Probate Court or Municipal Court and you request a jury trial, you case will be bound over to Superior Court. Rabun County Superior Court is located at 25 Courthouse Square, Suite 105, Clayton, GA 30525. For more information, you can call the Clerk of Court, Ms. Holly Henry-Perry, at 706-782-3615.
Rabun County Probate Court
Rabun County Probate Court handles cases that arise in the unincorporated parts of Rabun County. The Honorable Judge Carlton H. Jones, III presides over the Court. The Court is located at 25 Courthouse Square, Suite 215, Clayton, GA 30525. Ms. Savannah Dixon is the Chief Clerk and can be reached at 706-782-3614.
Clayton GA Municipal Court
If you were arrested for DUI within Clayton GA city limits, your case will proceed in Clayton Municipal Court. Clayton GA Municipal Court is located 99 North Church Street, Clayton, GA 30525. For more information, call 706-782-2181.
Dillard GA Municipal Court
Dillard GA Municipal Court handles cases involving city ordinance violations, traffic offenses, and other misdemeanors, including DUI and shoplifting that occur within Dillard city limits. The Court is located at 892 Franklin Street, Dillard, GA 30537. Call 706-746-5891 for more information.
Mountain City Municipal Court
If you or a loved one has been charged with DUI in Mountain City, your case will proceed in Mountain City Municipal Court. Court is held in the Mountain City Government Office located at 102 Dotson Street, Mountain City, GA 30562. Court is held the last Tuesday of each month at 2:00 p.m.
Sky Valley Municipal Court
Sky Valley Municipal Court handles cases involving city ordinance violations, traffic offenses, and other misdemeanors, including DUI and shoplifting, that occur within Sky Valley city limits. Court is located at 3444 Highway 246, Dillard, GA 30527. For more information, call 706-746-2204.
Tallulah Falls Municipal Court
Tallulah Falls Municipal Court is located at 255 Main Street, Tallulah Falls, GA 30573. The Honorable Judge Robert Sneed presides over the Court. Court is held on the last Tuesday of the month at 4:00 p.m.
Contact Our DUI Attorneys in Rabun County Today
Call now for a free consultation with one of our Rabun County DUI Lawyers. Time is of the essence in DUI cases. Call now and see how our lawyers will protect your rights, freedom, and future.