Fulton County DUI (Driving Under the Influence) (O.C.G.A. § 40-6-391)
Have you been charged with a DUI in Fulton County? If traveling through Fulton County you may have been pulled by the City of Atlanta Police department OR the Fulton County Sheriff's Office. However, there are additional police departments which may have pulled you over depending on if you were in the City of Johns Creek, Atlanta, Sandy Springs, Roswell, Alpharetta, Milton, Union City or College Park.
Did the Sheriff charge you with a DUI under Alcohol, Drugs, Prescription medication, marijuana, Violation of Controlled Substances Act (V.G.C.S.A.)? Did you receive a Fulton County DUI charge while leaving the Atlanta United Game, Atlanta Falcons Game or Atlanta Hawks Game? Maybe you were enjoying a night out in Buckhead, East Atlanta Village, The Foundry, Midtown, Atlanta High Museum of Art, or The Atlanta Botanical Gardens. You need the assistance DUI law firm that is not only familiar with DUI in Fulton County but is also well known in the Fulton County Court system.
The law offices of Michael D. Barber & Associates has extensive experience defending clients from DUI charges in the Fulton County. Our office is well versed in defending and navigating the DUI 30 day suspension letter, the Office of State Administrative Hearings, the Fulton County State Court and many other complicated areas within representation for a Fulton County DUI charge.
A Fulton County DUI charge is one of the most heavily used and frequently received charges in the Fulton County Court system. Many people receive a Fulton County DUI who have never been in trouble. This charge is also the most inadequately represented charge in criminal defense for clients. A Fulton County DUI Criminal Defense Attorney MUST have Proper training to assure that the client receives the representation for which they are not only looking but for which they are paying. That is why you need to find a Fulton County DUI Criminal Defense Lawyer who has the proper training to help you. If handled improperly, a Fulton County DUI can affect your license, your criminal history, time spent in jail, community representation and many other issues with your life.
The most typical, and frequently used, charge for a Fulton County DUI is alcohol. Officers should have extensive training to properly investigate a Fulton County DUI charge. A Fulton County DUI Attorney should have the same training as the officers (or more) to properly represent You in a Fulton County DUI charge defense. This training assures proper representation for you for a Fulton County DUI and is another reason that YOU need a experienced Fulton County DUI Criminal Defense Attorney. Without a experienced Fulton County DUI Criminal Defense Lawyer, YOU will not be able to properly defend against a Fulton County DUI officer who has not had the proper training and made errors in evaluating your Fulton County DUI charge.
Whenever someone is arrested for a Fulton County DUI, the officer is required by law to arrest them and retain their drivers license. The officer then issues a DDS 1205 form. This form is the officers notice to You of the officers intention to suspend YOUR privileges to operate a motor vehicle. You must write a 30 day response letter to stop the suspension.
Arrests for a Fulton County DUI charge are made by either the Fulton County Sheriff, City of Atlanta Police Department or a special division in the Georgia State Patrol called the Nighthawks. These Fulton County DUI Charges are heard at the Fulton County State Court. The Fulton County State Court is located at 185 Central Avenue in the city of Atlanta. The Fulton County DUI charges would be heard in the State Court under 10 different judges. A charge for DUI in Fulton County is prosecuted by the Fulton County Solicitor General Keith Gammage.
For a free consultation and evaluation of your Fulton County DUI charges call our firm for Fulton County DUI Defense by experienced Fulton County DUI Criminal Defense Attorneys. Our Fulton County DUI Criminal Defense Lawyers have the knowledge and skills for your defense.
Just because you have been charged with a Fulton County DUI does not mean that you have to accept guilt, it means you need to hire a experienced Fulton County DUI attorney to mount a proper defense for your Fulton County DUI charges.
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