Forsyth County & North Atlanta Criminal Defense Attorney

Powerful DUI & Criminal Defense

The criminal defense attorneys at Zeliff | Watson provide clients with an aggressive and responsive legal team who is ready to take the necessary steps in protecting your rights. Whether you are being charged with DUI or leaving the scene of an accident, or you’re facing much more serious criminal charges such as assault or murder, our firm is available to present a compelling defense on your behalf. ​​​​

If you have a case pending in Cumming, Gainesville, Alpharetta, or other North Atlanta courts, look no further than the experienced legal team at our firm. We know how important it is to act quickly and get results. After all, your future and freedom is at stake, and we take it as seriously as you do. Our attorneys are considered some of Georgia’s most successful DUI defense attorneys, and collectively we have over 25 years of legal experience. We have earned numerous awards over the years, and we have served leadership roles in the Forsyth County Criminal Defense Bar Associations.

Whenever anyone is charged with a criminal offense, it is vital to obtain legal representation as soon as possible. Contact us at (770) 676-1340 to get started on your free case evaluation.

Awards &

  • Avvo 10 Rating
    Avvo 10 Rating
  • 2016 Best of Forsyth
    2016 Best of Forsyth
  • State Bar of Georgia
    State Bar of Georgia
  • GTLA
  • National College for DUI Defense
    National College for DUI Defense
  • Super Lawyers
    Super Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
    National Trial Lawyers

Hear From Our
Previous Clients

  • I was fortunate to find an exceptionally honest, professional, and caring lawyer in Peter Zeliff.

    - Anonymous

  • I trusted Peter through the entire DUI legal process, even when the end was nowhere in sight, and today we claimed victory!

    - Anonymous

  • If anyone has any problem big or small, I would strongly urge you to put your trust in Mr. Watson.

    - Anonymous

  • Evan made it as easy and less stressful as possible for me. I would highly recommend him for a DUI case.

    - Anonymous

  • Anyone who is in need of a lawyer, I promise you will be as amazed as me if you choose Evan Watson.

    - B.M.

  • Mr. Watson’s dedication to his clients, experience, and personality truly set him apart from every other lawyer.

    - Anonymous

Our Proven Trial Team

Don’t face the legal system without a skilled
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Why Choose Zeliff | Watson?

  • Over 25+ years of experience handling criminal & DUI cases.
  • We are well-versed in all the latest effective DUI defense strategies.
  • We’ve successfully handled over hundreds of cases just like yours.
  • We will aggressively pursue the best conclusion for you.
  • You will receive our full commitment and dedication.
  • We offer free case evaluations to get started on your defense.
  • We are true trial lawyers and handle trials monthly.
Why Hire Us

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