Muscogee County Criminal Lawyer

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

Muscogee 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 Muscogee Superior Court.

Muscogee County is part of the Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit. The circuit is comprised of six counties: Muscogee, Chattahoochee, Harris, Talbot, Taylor, and Marion. There are seven Superior Court judges that serve the Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit. Honorable Bemon G. McBride III is the Chief Judge for the Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit and his office can be reached at 706-225-4275.Julia Slater is the District Attorney and she can be reached at 706-653-4336. To find out which judge you have been assigned to or for other superior court information, contact the Clerk of Superior Court, Ann Hardman, at 706-653-4353. Superior Court is located at 100 10th Street, Columbus, Georgia 31901. 

Muscogee County State Court

There are two judges that preside over Muscogee County State Court: Judge Ben Richardson and Judge Andy Prather. The address for Muscogee County State Court is 100 10th Street, Columbus, Georgia 31901. The Solicitor General is Suzanne Goddard and her office can be reached at 706-653- 4327. The State Court's phone number is 706-653-4000.

Columbus Recorder's Court

Recorder's Court handles traffic violations. There are four judges that assist with Recorder's Court: Judge Mary A. Buckner, Judge Michael Joyner, Judge Julius Hunter, and Judge Michael Cielinski. Columbus Recorder's Court is located at 702 10th Street, Columbus, Georgia 31901 and the Court phone number is 706-653-4256. 

Columbus Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Columbus will go before Columbus Municipal Court. The Judge for Columbus Municipal Court is the Honorable Steven D. Smith. Court is located at 100 10th Street, Columbus, Georgia 31901 on the 8th floor of the Government Center. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 706-653-4378.

Muscogee County, Georgia Superior Court

Muscogee County, Georgia State Court

Columbus Recorder's Court

Columbus 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!