Experienced Defense Representation For Felony Charges

A felony conviction in Georgia can result in a prison sentence, fines and a criminal record that will affect your life indefinitely. In order to help ensure you reach the most favorable outcome possible in your case, it is critical to talk to an experienced criminal defense lawyer.

Based in Lawrenceville, our law firm services all surrounding cities and counties in felony cases at both the state and federal levels. We bring extensive experience and resources to each case we handle, working aggressively to obtain the best possible results for our clients.

Margaret Gettle Washburn is a former prosecutor and a current judge with over three decades of legal experience. She knows the ins and outs of criminal law, and as your attorney, she will use this comprehensive knowledge and her significant courtroom experience to your advantage.

Felony Crimes In Georgia

Under Georgia law, any crime that is punishable by at least one year in prison is considered a felony. The extent of prison time you face depends on the charge you face and your criminal history, among other factors. Certain felonies are punishable by the death penalty or life imprisonment.

As your law firm, our legal team will help you understand exactly what potential penalties you face as well as the options you have to reach the best outcome.

We are prepared to aggressively defend clients who face any number of felony charges, including:

  • Drug trafficking
  • Violent crimes, including manslaughter and murder
  • Sex offenses
  • Possession of firearms
  • Theft crimes

We are always prepared to handle our clients' felony defense, whatever it takes. Ms. Washburn is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia, the Supreme Court of Georgia, and the Georgia Court of Appeals.

Speak To One Of Our Lawyers Privately, Free Of Charge

Whether you have been charged with a felony or are under investigation, it is important that you understand your rights and begin developing your defense. To talk to one of our lawyers about your case, call 770-676-1191 or fill out this form and schedule a confidential consultation. We offer initial criminal defense consultations free of charge.