Under state and federal law, criminal charges are classified as either misdemeanors or felonies. A felony is a more serious charge that generally results in prison sentences of a year or longer, depending on the alleged offense. Due to the serious nature of felony charges, it is important to seek experienced legal representation. The McDonough felony law attorneys at Miller North & Brill represent clients in state and federal courts in Georgia.
Contact us today at (770) 515-0951 to schedule an appointment for a free consultation.
In most situations, felony crimes are prosecuted by the state. However, some crimes are prosecuted by the federal government, such as crimes against federal properties or federal employees. Whether the crime falls under the jurisdiction of the state or federal government, a felony conviction is extremely serious and may result in severe penalties if you are convicted.
Examples of felonies in Georgia include:
Our felony law attorneys in McDonough work to build your best defense. We consider the facts of your case, the evidence, how evidence was collected, and a variety of other factors to determine the most effective defense strategy. Our criminal defense lawyers provide a complete explanation of your legal options and thoroughly prepare your case to provide the aggressive and competent defense you deserve.
We know that the criminal justice system has its flaws. Too often are people treated unfairly due to discrimination and law enforcement’s overzealous need to make arrests to meet quotas. People may treat you like you’re already guilty after an arrest, and it can feel like no one is on your side.
Our firm was founded to help people. We advocate for our clients no matter how serious the charges. Additionally, if you were unjustly convicted of a crime, we can represent you in the appeals process. Justice only works when people are treated fairly and given the right opportunities to make-up for any wrongdoing, which is why we are advocates for rehabilitation.
Schedule your free consultation at Miller North & Brill today by calling (770) 515-0951 or contacting us online.
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