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Johns Creek Criminal Defense Lawyer

Seasoned Legal Defense Against Criminal Charges

Have you recently been arrested for a criminal offense or are you presently under investigation? If so, then you will need a high quality Johns Creek criminal defense attorney from Zeliff | Watson. At our firm, our primary goal is to help our clients obtain the most favorable case results possible. Whether your particular case will be better served by a plea bargain, or if we can file a motion for a dismissal, either way we will need to closely investigate the details of your case so we can tailor a defense strategy on your behalf. When you are running the risk of going to jail or prison, the attorney you hire can make all the difference in the final outcome of your case.

The course of your case will depend on a variety of factors such as how evidence was collected, the merit of any eyewitness testimony, and your criminal record. However, if you want to have the greatest opportunity to get your charges dropped, it will take an investigative and tenacious lawyer to search for any flaws in the prosecution's case, and this is where we come in. We pride ourselves on our relentless dedication, and this very dedication has earned us a high regard in the legal community. Attorney Zeliff has been named "Super Lawyer" in 2007 and 2009, and has been voted a "Rising Star" by the Georgia Criminal Defense Bar.

Criminal Defense Attorney in Johns Creek

We are a full service DUI and criminal defense law firm. We can handle simple misdemeanor cases such as shoplifting to serious violent felonies. Our areas of practice include: Atlanta DUI, BUI, and DUI with injury, leaving the scene, multiple DUI and traffic offenses.

We can also handle charges involving assault and battery, domestic violence and all types of drug crimes. If you have been arrested for a white collar crime such as identity theft, check fraud, or any other type of fraud, we can help you as well. Our firm has extensive experience in defending theft crimes, shoplifting, sex crimes and involuntary manslaughter. If you are facing the most serious charges of manslaughter or murder, then your situation demands a law firm with experience in handling these types of cases. We are highly skilled trial lawyers and we can handle the most serious violent felonies.

Should you go with our firm, we will closely review the details of your situation, what conditions led up to the investigation, any eyewitness testimony and the methods for which evidence was collected. We believe that it is critical that we cross-examine the evidence and search for any holes in the prosecution's case. Where there are flaws, we can exploit them to your advantage.

Regardless of your circumstances, we will make it our personal mission to find the best defense strategy for you. Our goal is to either reduce or eliminate your criminal consequences altogether. As a result driven law firm, you and your case count, you are not just another criminal. Let us help you find hope for a brighter future, call us today!

Contact a Johns Creek criminal defense lawyer from the firm to schedule your no-cost consultation.

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Peter is a great lawyer. I had a DUI case that’s been in the system probably ongoing about 4 yrs now and we ended up going to trail. Peter basically let the prosecutor have it! We easily won the case! I would recommend Peter to anyone. He is extremely knowledgeable when dealing with the Justice System. My thanks goes to you Peter! - Anonymous
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