Fairburn DUI Information
What to know if you've been charged with a Fairburn DUI
Arrested for DUI in Fairburn, GA? Need an experienced, professional Fairburn DUI attorney? With 20 years of experience defending DUI arrests, George C. Creal, Jr., P.C. are the Real Deal Fairburn DUI Attorneys. We’re familiar with the Fairburn Justice System and we know what it takes to win DUI Jury trials! We know the Courts, the Judges, the Prosecutors, and the Police, and they know we are prepared to fight for every inch of our clients’ rights. We use the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) training manuals in DUI Detection and Field Sobriety Evaluation–the same DUI training manuals used by police–to beat DUI charges. These training manuals are fundamental to any proper DUI defense strategy. We use these DUI training manuals to expose the junk science and inconsistencies inherent in DUI evaluations in order to prove your innocence. For more information regarding a proper DUI defense, check out our Helpful GA DUI Guide.
Dedicated Fairburn DUI Lawyers Determined to find Reasonable Doubt – Aggressive DUI Representation You Deserve:
We have defended thousands of DUI cases, had hundreds of DUI arrests reduced to non-DUI traffic offenses like reckless driving, and tried over one hundred DUI Jury Trials. Unlike many DUI firms, we have valuable Not Guilty Jury Trial Experience. Ask other lawyers when was the last time they heard a jury say the words “Not Guilty” in a DUI Case. You will be surprised at how many so-called “expert DUI lawyers” cannot give you a straight answer.
PULLED OVER AND SUSPECTED OF DUI?
If it’s the First Time or Next Time, it’s Always Good to be Prepared. Even if you’re not technically DUI, if there is an odor of alcohol on your breath you are likely to be arrested and taken to jail. If the police cannot arrest you for DUI per se (blowing over 0.08), they’ll most likely arrest you for DUI less safe: blowing under the legal limit, but being “less safe” to drive because of the presence of alcohol or drugs.
Hiring a Fairburn DUI Attorney
For Our Firm, Client Communication is Essential
We do not hesitate to give you our office and cell phone numbers. If you call, text or email us about your case, we will contact you as soon as possible and never in more than 24 hours. We understand you’re anxious about for DUI arrest. Every day we represent a diverse group of DUI and traffic clients throughout the State of Georgia and give them respect, care, and attention they deserve. Our goal is that at the end of your case you would feel comfortable recommending us to your closest friends and family. Customer Service is priority number one for our firm.
We will deal with your DUI so you can focus on what matters in life: your job, family, and friends. Our initial consultation is always free and we will send the ten day ALS license hearing request letter for free as long as you pay the State Department of Driver Services $150.00 filing fee. We handle all Georgia DUI cases including those with or without breath and/or blood test results, refusals of blood, breath or urine tests, and cases with or without Standardized Field Sobriety Evaluations. We have handled DUI accidents and DUI fatalities, DUI drugs, fleeing and eluding the police, marijuana possession, felony and misdemeanor obstruction. Believe us, there is no set of facts our Fairburn DUI attorneys have not seen at least once. Our DUI case procedure is extremely refined and time-tested: it leaves no stone unturned and can achieve even the most elusive victory in a Fairburn drunk driving case.
How to Hire a Lawyer for a Fairburn DUI
A Fairburn DUI is Serious and Can Result in Serious Jail Time – Do NOT OPT to Represent Yourself:
Even for a 1st DUI, you can be fined $1000.00 with up to 40% tacked on as court costs, spend up to 12 months in jail, do 40 hours of community service, be subject to drug and alcohol testing for one yea,r and serve 12 months of reporting probation. Your license can be suspended anywhere from 120 days to 5 years. Do not try to handle your DUI without an experienced Fairburn DUI attorney.
Our advice as who to decide who to hire as your Fairburn DUI lawyer: 1) Don’t hire an lawyer based solely on price. Sometimes the cheapest lawyer–especially if they plea you to a DUI you don’t deserve at the first opportunity–can be the most expensive. Cost per hour is the best way to compare lawyers. If a lawyer charges $1000, but only spends an hour on your case, that’s $1000 dollars an hour! We, unlike bargain basement firms, spend an average of 10 hours on every DUI case 2) Ask any attorney that you speak with whether he/she has tried any DUI jury trials and how many not guilty verdicts he/she has received in the past 2 years; 3) Ask any attorney that you speak with whether he/she has studied police field sobriety training manuals and breath test machine, owner’s and area supervisor’s manuals. If not, they cannot adequately cross examine DUI police officers or breath test operators. A DUI lawyer who can’t answer these questions is not ready for a real DUI jury trial and is not worth your time and money.
Fairburn Municipal Court Information
Fairburn Municipal Court is a court of limited jurisdiction. It handles pleas and trials before judges without a jury. Jury Trials in Fairburn must be bound over to the Fulton County State Court. The Fairburn Municipal Court has jurisdiciton over routine traffic offenses, serious traffic offenses such as DUI and Aggressive Driving, Marijuana Possession less than an ounce, Shoplifting, insurance violations, underage possession of alcohol and criminal trespass. Fairburn Municipal Court convenes 6 times a month. Arraignment dates are on the first Wednesday and first Thursday of the month at 2:00 p.m. Trials are held on the second and third Wednesday of the month. Court Sessions are held at 8:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M.
The judges of the Fairburn Municipal Court are Carlton H. Jones III and H. Clay Collins
The Fairburn Municipal Court is located at:Fairburn Municipal Court
26 W. Campbellton Street
Fairburn, Ga. 30213
The Phone number of the Court is 770-683-4611.
Monday- Friday 8:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m.