Heard County Criminal Lawyer

Have you Been Charged with a Criminal Offense in Heard 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 Heard County, contact our Heard 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 Heard 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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Heard County, Georgia Court Information

Heard 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 Heard Superior Court.

Heard County is part of the Coweta Judicial Circuit. The circuit is comprised of five counties: Carroll, Coweta, Heard, Meriwether, and Troup. There are six Superior Court judges that serve the Coweta Judicial Circuit: Chief Judge A. Quillian Baldwin Jr., Judge Dennis Blackmon, Judge Bill Hamrick, Judge Jack Kirby, Judge W. Travis Sakrison, and John John Simpson. Peter J. Skandalakis is the District Attorney and he can be reached at 706-675-0955. To find out which judge you have been assigned to or for other superior court information, contact the Clerk of Superior Court, Tammie Teal, at 706-675-3301. Superior Court is located at 215 East Court Square, Franklin, Georgia 30217. 

Heard County Probate Court

Heard County Probate Court handles all traffic violations that occur in the county but occur outside of Franklin and Ephesus. The Judge is Joseph Bledsoe. The address for Heard County Probate Court is 215 East Court Square, Room #3, Franklin, Georgia 30217 and the phone number is 706-675-3353.

Franklin Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Franklin will go before Franklin Municipal Court. The Judge for Franklin Municipal Court is the Honorable David Taylor. Court is located at 118 Davis Street, Franklin, Georgia 30217. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 706-675-6623.

Ephesus Municipal Court

All cases that involve traffic violations occurring in Ephesus will go before Ephesus Municipal Court. Judge Emmett K. Harold presides over Ephesus Municipal Court. Municipal Court is located at 24500 Georgia Highway 100, Roopville, Georgia 30170. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 770-854-8616.

Heard County, Georgia Superior Court

Heard County, Georgia Probate Court

Franklin Municipal Court

Ephesus 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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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!