Clay County Criminal Lawyer

Have you Been Charged with a Criminal Offense in Clay 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 Clay County, contact our Clay 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 Clay County Criminal case. Please check out our reviews and contact our office for a free, no obligation consultation and case evaluation.

Clay County Criminal Defense Lawyer – Clay County Criminal Defense Attorney

Clay County, Georgia Court Information

Clay 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 Clay County Superior Court. 

Clay County is part of the Pataula Judicial Circuit. There are two judges on the circuit that rotate through multiple counties. Honorable Joe C. Bishop is the Chief Judge for the Pataula Judicial Circuit and his office can be reached at 229-995-4994. Judge Thomas H. Baxley is the other judge on the Pataula Judicial Circuit and he can be reached at 229-723-8232. For other superior court information, call the Clerk of Superior Court, Patricia Thornton, at 229-768-2631. The Superior Court is located at 210 South Washington Street, Fort Gaines, Georgia 39851. 

Clay County Probate Court

Clay County Probate Court prosecutes misdemeanors and traffic violations that occur in Clay County but outside of the City Limits of Fort Gaines. Judge Melissa Shivers presides over Clay County Probate Court. Probate Court is held at 210 South Washington Street, Fort Gaines, Georgia 39851. For information about your ticket or other court information call 229-768-2445.

Fort Gaines Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Fort Gaines will go before Fort Gaines Municipal Court. The Judge for Fort Gaines Municipal Court is the Honorable William H. Mills. Court is held at 103 Commerce Street, Fort Gaines, Georgia 39851. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 229-723-3428.

Clay County, Georgia Superior Court

Clay County, Georgia Probate Court

Fort Gaines Municipal Court

We Can Help

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.

Contact Us Today for Immediate Help

The time is now to start preparing your defense! Many times people lose the opportunity to put on their best defense because they wait. The importance of hiring a lawyer from the very beginning cannot be overstated! Waiting allows for witnesses to leave the area, evidence to be lost, and memories to fade. All of these have a direct effect on the successful on your case. The time to begin your case and start prepping your defense is now! Contact us today to put on your best Georgia criminal defense!