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Clayton Criminal Defense Lawyer

We Make Sure Your Side of the Story Is Heard

If you're facing charges for a juvenile, state, or federal crime, you need an attorney on your side who knows how to skillfully handle your matter. At The Abt Law Firm, LLC, we have over 29 years of legal experience and have taken on more than 2,500 criminal cases. We know the law, the judicial processes, and how to fight to protect your rights. Our attorney delivers aggressive legal representation and has achieved victories for past clients. Even in matters that first appeared hopeless, we took a deep dive into the facts, reviewed relevant case law, conducted our own investigations, and prevailed in such cases. Our team has obtained acquittals, dropped charges, and case dismissals, and we are ready to go to work for you to seek an optimal result on your behalf.

We have been sought after for our legal insight, appearing in various news outlets such as Fox News, CNN, NBC, and Fox 5 as a leading legal consultant. Our Clayton criminal defense attorney has the knowledge and skills to deliver the legal representation you need. When you have a question or concern about your case, you can contact us at any time and expect to receive a well-thought-out, clear, and honest response. We want you to be confident that when you hire us, you will have a champion on your side focused on your best interests.

We are ready to hear your side of the story and discuss your legal options. To schedule a free consultation, call us at (678) 582-2272 or fill out an online contact form today.

We Can Develop an Innovative Strategy for You

When it comes to defending against criminal charges, a one-size-fits-all approach is ineffective. At The Abt Law Firm, LLC, we know this, which is why we will never try to force a defense strategy on your case. We will learn everything there is to know about you and your situation. Our attorney can analyze the facts and examine the evidence to determine the most appropriate strategy for you. By understanding the case from your perspective, we can ensure that your version of events is heard.

Our criminal defense lawyer in Clayton delivers effective counsel for a range of matters, including, but not limited to:

  • Child pornography crimes
  • Domestic violence
  • Drug manufacturing crimes
  • Drug possession crimes
  • Healthcare fraud
  • Manslaughter
  • Money laundering
  • Murder
  • Prostitution offenses
  • Weapons crimes
  • White collar crimes

Whatever charge you're facing, we will stand by your side, fighting for you every step of the way. We know the devastating effects of a conviction, and we can explore every legal avenue to seek a favorable outcome for you.

Our team also handles appellate matters. Thus, if you did not receive an optimal result in your case, we'll examine the trial court's record, determine if a legal error occurred, and file an appeal on your behalf. We work toward ensuring that all options are considered and that no person is improperly subject to harsh penalties.

Retain Legal Representation with Confidence

Sure, we can boast about our past wins and our commitment to providing aggressive counsel with professionalism and respect, but you don't have to rely only on our word. Previous clients have left favorable reviews about the legal services they have received. Additionally, various organizations have bestowed upon us several awards and accolades. For instance, we were named to the 2009 - 2010 Georgia Rising Stars list and the 2011 Georgia Super Lawyers list and earned an Avvo 10.0 Rating. If you need defense you can count on, turn to The Abt Law Firm, LLC.

Get started on your case by contacting our Clayton criminal defense attorney at (678) 582-2272.

Giving Our Clients A Future

Our Successful Case Results
  • All Charges Dropped & Client Proved Innocent Client Charged with Rape of a Family Member
  • Acquittal After Two Week Jury Trial Gang Member Charged with Murder
  • All Charges Dismissed & Life In Prison Avoided Serious Sexual Assault Charges
  • Not Guilty On All Charges Police Officer Falsely Accused of Computer Fraud & Theft
  • All Charges Dismissed Vehicular Homicide
  • Georgia Trend
  • Client Champion Gold 2020
  • GADL
  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Super Lawyers
  • Avvo 10.0
  • America's Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys

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