George C. Creal Jr., P.C.,
What to Expect After a Georgia DUI Arrest

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  • Expect at least three Court appearances

  • Expect to pay between $1500-$7000 in legal fees depending on how far you want to take your case, i.e, plea, motion to suppress evidence, judge trial, or jury trial and/or criminal history.

  • Expect at least three to nine months to resolve your case.

  • Expect a guilty plea to costs you at least $3000-$4000 in money and time.

  • Expect limitations on your driver's license if you plead guilty or are convicted after a trial.

  • Expect jail time of 24 hours to one year if you plead guilty or are convicted a trial.
  • Expect to be required to submit to Drug and Alcohol Evaluation from a licensed psychologist or counselor at a cost of between $100 and $300 and perform any recommended treatment. 
  • Expect between 40-240 hours of community service if you plead guilty or are convicted after trial

  • Expect a minimum of 12 months probation with a $44.00 dollar a month supervision fee if you plead guilty or are convicted after trial.
  • Expect to be prohibited from drinking and using non-prescribed drugs during the entire period of probation and being subjected to random tests of your blood, breath or urine

  • Expect a DUI conviction to be on your criminal history and law enforcement driving history for life.

  • Expect to lose you job or be subject to a professional investigation if you use a commercial driver's license at work or are a licensed professional with the state or federal government with a governing board or commission

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is a trial lawyer with 18 years of courtroom experience. He is one of only 6 Atlanta DUI lawyers with both an AV Preeminent rating from and a 10.0/10.0 Superb rating on He has over 100 "not guilty" verdicts under his belt and has forged indispensable relationships with police, judges and prosecutors all over the State of Georgia in order to benefit his clients' defense.
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