Criminal Defense Lawyer in Newnan, GA

Criminal Defense Attorney

Being charged with a crime is a frightening and stressful time in your life.  Your future, family and freedom could be on the line.  Good people make mistakes, but, with the right attorney, those mistakes do not have to define your future. You need to speak with a criminal defense lawyer quickly.

If you have been charged with a crime, walking into a courtroom alone is the last thing that you want to do.  You need the advice and expertise of an experienced defense attorney.  Danielle Sewell is the attorney you need on your side.

Danielle Sewell, a former prosecutor, has nearly a decade of criminal trial experience.  She has successfully argued a variety of hearings and trials. Given her experience, she is the best attorney to evaluate your case and guide you through the court system.

The Law Office of Michael West, P.C. will provide you with answers as to what options may be possible in your case.  We offer criminal defense lawyer services in Newnan, GA and surrounding counties. Many cases never make it into the courtroom.  Many charges are dismissed or reduced.  It is important to determine what can be done in your case.

DUI Defense

Being charged with a DUI can have detrimental consequences on your license, freedom and future.  At the time of arrest, your license could immediately be in jeopardy.  Do not delay in getting an experienced attorney that specializes in DUI defense.

A DUI is an extremely technical charge that requires an attorney that can properly evaluate every aspect of your case from the initial stop to post-arrest drug or alcohol tests. Attorney Danielle Sewell has been trained in both Standardized Field Sobriety and Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement.  Commonly known as roadside tests, law enforcement officers usually use these to investigate someone for DUI.

A charge of DUI can be based on the allegation of consuming alcohol, illegal or prescription drugs, inhalants or a combination of alcohol and drugs.  A DUI is normally a misdemeanor offense, but, in some situations, it could be a felony.

If you are charged with a DUI, call Attorney Danielle Sewell immediately.

Misdemeanor Defense

Even a misdemeanor offense can have an impact on your future.  The maximum punishment for any misdemeanor offense is $1,000 fine and up to 12 months in jail.  You need to make sure you call our office immediately to have your case evaluated and to make sure that your rights are protected.

Some common examples of Misdemeanor Crimes are:

  • Possession of less than an ounce of marijuana
  • DUI
  • Simple Battery
  • Battery
  • Traffic violations

Felony Defense

A felony is a serious crime that can put you in prison for a year or longer.  A felony conviction could have a detrimental effect on your future. You must have an attorney on your side to ensure that your rights are protected.

Examples of Felony Crimes are

  • Aggravated Assault
  • Aggravated Battery
  • Robbery
  • Burglary
  • Fraud
  • Forgery
  • Certain Drug charges

If you need an attorney call immediately to speak with Danielle Sewell. You do not have time to waste.  CALL NOW!