Macon County Criminal Lawyer

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

Macon County Criminal Defense Lawyer – Macon County Criminal Defense Attorney

Macon County, Georgia Court Information

Macon 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 Macon County Superior Court.

Macon County is part of the Southwestern Judicial Circuit. There are three judges on the circuit that rotate through multiple counties. Honorable R. Rucker Smith is the Chief Judge for the Southwestern Judicial Circuit and his office can be reached at 229-928-4554. Judge George M. Peagler Jr. and W. James Sizemore Jr. are the other Superior Court Judges for the Southwestern Judicial Circuit. For other superior court information, call the Clerk of Superior Court, Juanita Laidler, at 478-472-7661. The Superior Court is located at 121 Sumter Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia 31068. 

Macon County Probate Court

Macon County Probate Court prosecutes misdemeanors and traffic violations that occur in Macon County but outside of the City Limits of Montezuma and Oglethorpe. The Honorable Thomas B. Martin presides over Macon County Probate Court. Probate Court is located at 121 Sumter Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia 31068. For information about your ticket or other court information call 478-472-7685.

Montezuma Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Lumpkin will go before Lumpkin Municipal Court. The Judge for Lumpkin Municipal Court is the Honorable William H. Gregory II. Court is held at 408 South Dooley Street, Montezuma, Georgia 31063. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 478-472-6832. 

Oglethorpe Municipal Court

Cases that involve misdemeanor traffic violations, shoplifting, and city ordinance violations occurring in Oglethorpe will go before Oglethorpe Municipal Court. Judge William Dallas NeSmith III and Judge William H. Gregory II preside over Oglethorpe Municipal Court. Court is held at 115 West Chatham Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia 31068. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 478-472-7538.

Macon County, Georgia Superior Court

Macon County, Georgia Probate Court

Montezuma Municipal Court

Oglethorpe 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!