Savannah Criminal Defense Attorney
Facing criminal or DUI charges in Savannah?
When you or a loved one is facing criminal charges, there is nothing more important than making a decision about the Savannah criminal defense lawyer you will choose to represent you. How your case is presented, whether the lawyer will invest the necessary time and focus into your case, and their experience and success at trial, as well as their courtroom talent can be significant factors in whether you are convicted or are free to move forward with your life.
At The Schneider Law Firm, the lead attorney, Cris Schneider, has an impressive background in criminal law, having served with a nationally known criminal attorney in Atlanta for 10 years, representing many high profile and celebrity clients. Upon relocating to Savannah, he was the lead trial attorney for the District Attorney's office for both Bryan and McIntosh Counties. He is known as an educator and speaker for prosecutors throughout the state. Since then, he has moved into private practice, where he can use his talents to realize his passion for helping people and their families. When you need someone to defend you against serious criminal charges, this is the firm that knows how to fight, both in and out of court. They are proud to help the people of Savannah that are facing criminal charges, and their impressive record at trial speaks for itself.
Experienced Savannah DUI Lawyer
The firm is focused strictly on criminal defense, including defending against all types of
DUI charges. They fight against
automatic license suspension (ALS), and are extremely familiar with successfully challenging the evidence including
field sobriety tests and
breath & blood tests. Those who have
multiple DUI convictions have a real legal dilemma, and will need immediate defense actions if they hope to avoid a
felony DUI charge and a long period of incarceration. An early involvement by the firm in the case is of vital importance when you have prior DUI convictions. The firm represents clients at
DMV hearings, and can advise you of the
DUI penalties, and what can be done to defend
underage DUI, and
license suspension. With over 15 years of experience, the lead attorney is known as the "DUI Daddy". They will challenge the prosecutor's case against you and fight back on every front from the moment they take on your case.
Aggressive Defense Against Felony and Misdemeanor Charges
The legal team represents those who are accused of drug crimes, including
distribution. They defend against serious drug crimes in both state and federal court. Georgia state lawmakers have enacted statutes that heavily punish anyone involved in the illegal drug trade, and the defense of your case should be initiated immediately if you are hoping to avoid conviction. Charges involving
sex crimes such as
solicitation are exceptionally dangerous, as a conviction can destroy your personal and professional reputation, lead to lengthy prison sentences, and when time has been served, lead to the requirement to register as a sex offender. The firm defends those accused of all
theft crimes, including
If you are accused of a violent crime and are facing charges or are under investigation for
manslaughter, the need for a high quality, aggressive defense lawyer cannot be underestimated. Even being innocent is not enough - the prosecutor is convinced of your guilt and will do all they can to pursue a conviction. It is vital that you have a highly professional, aggressive trial lawyer from the firm protecting your rights and interests as early as possible. The firm defends against charges of
domestic violence, defends serious
white collar crimes in federal court, including complex
internet crimes. They can also help you pursue an
expungement when you need to clean your criminal record.
We'll Fight for You!
The firm will pursue the best possible outcome in your case, and the highly professional legal team has garnered a reputation as a top defense law firm in the Savannah area. The criminal justice system is a tough place to be caught, and no case is too small or too large, whether the charges are filed in state or federal court. The firm is the top choice for those who are seeking professional, aggressive representation in all types of criminal charges. They will help you fight back.
Contact a Savannah criminal defense attorney from the firm without delay if you have been charged or are under investigation for a crime. The firm provides aggressive defense representation in both state and federal court.
In addition to Savannah, the firm is also proud to serve the residents of Darien, Tybee Island, Hinesville, Richmond Hill, Rincon, Garden City, Pooler, and Statesboro.