Monthly Archives: April 2013

Have you been arrested?

Anyone who has been arrested and/or charged with a crime needs the service of a criminal defense attorney. Criminal arrests and convictions are serious and can have lifelong negative ramifications on opportunities for education, military service and employment. The criminal defense attorney will be on your side and work to see that your rights are protected and that you are treated fairly. Never make any statements until you have consulted with a defense attorney if you have been arrested or charged with a criminal offense. Your attorney may be able to get the charges dropped or reduced through plea bargaining […]

Benefits of hiring a personal injury attorney

It is important to hire a personal injury attorney if you or a family member has suffered from a serious personal injury, medical error, or death that was the fault of another person or business. A serious injury can require major medical care, therapy, and rehabilitation. Additionally, along with the high costs of medical care you may be experiencing a loss of income making you unable to pay your bills and cover day to day living expenses. You may need to repair or replace damaged property. In the worst circumstance, when a wrongful death has occurred due to the negligence […]

What are the Statute of Limitations in Georgia?

After an accident, you have a limited amount of time to file a personal injury lawsuit in Georgia. Have you been injured in an accident in Georgia because of someone else’s negligence? If so, you only have two years from the date of the accident to file a lawsuit. The two-year time limit is called the Georgia statute of limitations. If you fail to file a lawsuit within the two-year time period, you are no longer allowed to claim compensation for the injuries you sustained. If it has been close to two years since you were in an accident, and […]