Putnam County Criminal Lawyer

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

Putnam 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 Putnam County Superior Court.

Putnam County is part of the Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit. There are five judges on the circuit that rotate through multiple counties. Honorable William A. Prior, Jr. is the Chief Judge for the Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit and his office can be reached at 706-342-0672. Judge E. Trenton Brown III, Judge Alison Burleson, Judge Brenda Holbert Trammel, and Judge Amanda Petty are the other judges on the Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit. For other superior court information, call the Clerk of Superior Court, Shelia H. Perry, at 706-485-4501. The Superior Court is located at 100 South Jefferson Avenue, Eatonton, Georgia 31024. 

Putnam County State Court

Putnam County State Court prosecutes misdemeanors and traffic violations that occur in Putnam County but outside of the City Limits of Eatonton. The Honorable Judge Michael Gailey, Jr presides over Putnam County State Court. Russell Thomas is the Solicitor General and his office can be reached at 706-923-2331. State Court is located at 100 South Jefferson Avenue, Eatonton, Georgia 31024. For information about your ticket or other court information call 706-485-4056.

Eatonton Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Eatonton will go before Eatonton Municipal Court. The Judge for Eatonton Municipal Court is the Honorable Richard Michael Gailey Jr. Court is held every Wednesday morning at 8:00 a.m. at 100 South Jefferson Street, Eatonton, Georgia 31024. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 706-485-4001.

Putnam County, Georgia Superior Court

Putnam County, Georgia State Court

Eatonton 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!