In America, you are innocent until proven guilty. This applies to DUI charges just as much as anything else. At Baker and Slider, we have the experience and skills you need to fight your case. We have extensive experience and a track record of success defending DUI cases in Greene County. We also stay up to date on the latest cases and legal rulings.
Many people drive through Greene County on their way through Georgia, especially as they travel along Interstate 20. Moreover, Georgia Highway 15 is a road often used by UGA fans as they travel to Athens. As a result, a lot of traffic moves through Greene County. As a result of the volume of individuals passing through Greene County, more people need information about Greene County DUI penalties and possible defenses.
The penalties for DUI include heavy fines, community service, jail time, lost driving privileges and more. Additionally, those are only the punishments leveled by the government. DUI defendants also risk losing their jobs, being turned down for future employment, criticism from friends and family, and more. Insurance rates will go up, and the DUI charge will stay on your record for years, making any background check problematic. With so much to lose, you'll want to ensure that you have the best possible DUI defense.
DUIs in Greene County are often prosecuted in the Greene County Probate Court or the City of Greensboro Municipal Court. If an individual is charged with a felony DUI or another felony charge, the case is prosecuted by the District Attorney of Greene County in the Superior Court of Greene County. Greene County is part of the Ocmulgee Judicial Circuit and the District Attorney of the Ocmulgee Circuit prosecutes felony and misdemeanor cases in Greene, Baldwin, Hancock, Jasper, Jones, Morgan, Putnam, and Wilkinson counties.
Facing DUI charges for the first time can be frightening and also confusing. The process that follows a DUI arrest is complex and you need the help of an experienced DUI lawyer in Franklin County Georgia. Our firm offers a free consultation, so if you have any questions regarding your unique DUI case.
To give you a better idea of DUI cases and how they are handled in Georgia, we have provided answers to some commonly asked questions.
You only have one chance to choose the right DUI attorney. Put your case into the hands of Jason Slider and make sure that your rights are protected. Don't take chances with your future. Schedule a free consultation with Jason Slider today.