Burke County Criminal Lawyer

Have you Been Charged with a Criminal Offense in Burke County, Georgia?

Lawson and Berry is a law firm dedicated to Georgia Criminal Defense. We have over 50 combined years of criminal experience and know how to use this knowledge and skill to get you the best outcome possible for your case. If you have been charged with a crime in Burke County, contact our Burke County Criminal Defense Attorneys today. Our firm has experience defending clients facing all manner of criminal charges. We are well versed in criminal law and have successfully represented clients through cases involving burglary, assault, battery, DUI, and murder. We will work tirelessly to develop a hard-hitting defense for your Burke County Criminal case. Please check out our reviews and contact our office for a free, no obligation consultation and case evaluation.

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Burke County, Georgia Court Information

Burke County Superior Court

The Superior Court is Georgia's general jurisdiction trial court. It has jurisdiction over both criminal cases such as felony cases, divorce cases, equity cases and cases that involve a jury. For example, if you are charged with a misdemeanor or traffic violation but request a jury trial, you will be transferred to Burke County Superior Court. 

Burke County is part of the Augusta Judicial Circuit. There are eight judges on the circuit that rotate through multiple counties. Honorable J. Carlisle Overstreet is the Chief Judge for the Augusta Judicial Circuit and his office can be reached at 706-821-2444. Judge Michael N. Annis, Judge James G. Blachard Jr., Judge Carl C. Brown Jr., Judge Daniel J. Craig, Judge Sheryl B. Jolly, Judge J. Wade Padgett, and Judge David Roper are the other judges on the Augusta Judicial Circuit. For other superior court information, call the Clerk of Superior Court, Radeta Smith, at 706-554-2279. The Superior Court is located at 602 North Liberty Street, Waynesboro, Georgia 30830.

Burke County State Court

Burke County State Court prosecutes misdemeanors and traffic violations that occur in Burke County but outside of the City Limits of Midville, Sardis, and Waynesboro. Judge Jackson E. Cox presides over Burke County State Court. Matthew Franklin is the Solicitor General for Burke County State Court and his office can be reached at 706-437-0464. State Court is held at 602 North Liberty Street, Waynesboro, Georgia 30830. For information about your ticket or other court information call 706-554-3460.

Midville Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Midville will go before Midville Municipal Court. The Judge for Midville Municipal Court is the Honorable Sterling Wimberly. Court is held at 132 S. Jones Street, Midville, Georgia 30441. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 478-589-7557.

Sardis Municipal Court

Cases that involve misdemeanor traffic violations, shoplifting, and city ordinance violations occurring in Sardis will go before Sardis Municipal Court. Judge Dana E. Niehus presides over Sardis Municipal Court. The Court address is 713 Charles Perry Ave, Sardis, Georgai 30456. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 478-569-4315.

Waynesboro Municipal Court

Cases that involve misdemeanor traffic violations, shoplifting, and city ordinance violations occurring in Waynesboro will go before Waynesboro Municipal Court. Waynesboro Municipal Court is located at 628 Myrick Street, Waynesboro, Georgia 30830. Judge Christopher Hudson presides over Waynesboro Municipal Court. For questions about your ticket or other court information call 705-554-8029.

Burke County, Georgia Superior Court

Burke County, Georgia State Court

Midville Municipal Court

Sardis Municipal Court

Waynesboro Municipal Court

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Call The Offices of Lawson and Berry and speak with one of our Georgia Criminal Defense Attorneys to schedule a free consultation. Our Attorneys are highly knowledgeable and will assist you in formulating the best possible defense for your case. We will walk you through every step of the process, and we are dedicated to being accessible to you- days, nights, weekends, and holidays while working hard on your behalf. Your future is at stake, so don't wait to contact us for a free case evaluation.

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