Drug Charges Can Take Many Forms

Consult a drug defense attorney in Athens, GA, serving Franklin & Jackson Counttes

Controlled substances aren't just illegal to consume; they're illegal to possess. Georgia is noted for having some of the most severe drug laws in the nation. That's why you want to work with a drug charge lawyer at Baker & Slider, LLC. We have experience defending clients throughout Athens and Franklin & Jackson Counties, GA, including University of Georgia (UGA) students.

You need a drug defense attorney with nearly two decades of experience. Contact Baker & Slider, LLC today to discuss your drug charges.

The legal process is often confusing, but you don't have to worry when you hire us. Our drug charge lawyer has worked as both a prosecutor and a defense lawyer. That means he has the experience with the ins and outs of Georgia's drug laws. He'll:

  • Meet with you to discuss your situation
  • Craft a defense that presents your case well
  • Handle all the legal paperwork for you

He can also recommend and secure pre-trial diversion programs for some first offenders. Are you facing charges at UGA? Hire a drug possession lawyer who will fight to uphold your rights. We offer free consultations in Athens and Jackson County, GA.

Building a defense based on your situation

If you're caught with any illegal drug, you could end up facing jail time, heavy fines and probation. You might also face mandatory treatment programs you have to pay for out-of-pocket and community service. In Georgia, the best way to fight a drug charge is by employing a criminal defense lawyer with the skills and experience needed to get you the best possible outcome. In Jason Slider's 18 years of experience handling criminal cases, he has worked both as a prosecutor and as a defense lawyer. That means he has the experience with the ins and outs of Georgia's drug laws. He will understand the government's case against you and will be able to recognize where it is strongest and where it is weakest in order to get you the best results.

Our criminal defense lawyer is there for you when you've been charged with:

  • Drug possession
  • Possession with intent to distribute
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Drug manufacturing
  • Drug trafficking

These charges can involve anything from marijuana or THC oil to prescription drugs. Criminal defense lawyer Jason Slider is experienced in knowing what kinds of options are available to different individuals depending on their circumstances. That means he can recommend and secure pre-trial diversion programs for some first offenders. He will know what the best tactics are for your particular case. Jason is the experienced and aggressive option for drug crime charges in Northeast Georgia.


What Our Clients Say


Mr Baker was professional but very kind while handling my case. He and his staff were prompt with returning emails and phone calls, always keeping me updated as to the status of my case. They worked hard to collect all pertinent information so that the job could be done right the first time.



John was pleasant, honest, and straightforward. He kept us informed on a timely basis as to the status of our case. We are extremely pleased with the outcome; he obtained a very favorable settlement on our behalf . We would highly recommend John to anyone seeking legal advice.





Put your case into the hands of Jason Slider and make sure that you are compensated fairly. Don't take chances with your case. Schedule a free consultation with Jason Slider today.

(706) 208-1514

Downtown Athens - 298 E Washington St.

Serving Northeast Georgia: Athens, Watkinsville, Madison, Commerce,
Jefferson, Greensboro, Danielsville, Winder, Lexington, Toccoa