Defense Counsel in Cases of Assault, Battery or Weapons Offenses
If you need advice about your legal options in the face of Georgia felony or misdemeanor assault charges, it makes sense to work with a defense lawyer who knows about the investigation and presentation of these cases from the other side. Contact Reid Thompson, LLC, in Atlanta for a free consultation.
Atlanta assault defense attorney Reid Thompson is a former Fulton County police detective who concentrated on major felonies during his law enforcement career. His knowledge of the investigative and prosecutorial decisions that inform serious assault charges can help you evaluate your risks of punishment, your chances of success at trial and your options for resolving the case on positive terms through plea negotiations. As a former assistant district attorney, he also knows how the prosecution thinks through the evidence problems presented by cases under different facts. This experience helps Mr. Thompson evaluate the prosecution's confidence in the strength of its case.
Criminal Defense Law Firm Serving Fulton, Cobb, Douglas and Paulding Counties
Examples of the kinds of violent crimes we handle at Reid Thompson, LLC, include:
- Simple assault
- Aggravated assault, such as assault with a weapon or with a gun
- Assault with a gun by a convicted felon
- Simple or aggravated battery
- Domestic violence assault
- Sexual assault
- Weapons and firearms offenses, such as gun possession by people with felony convictions or with domestic violence restraining orders
- Probation violations based on gun possession
As a former law enforcement investigator, Reid Thompson understands the value of speed and initiative in getting to the facts of a felony assault case. By getting the jump on the investigative aspects of your case, he can work to move the prosecution away from the most serious potential charges before the district attorney becomes committed to a particular view of the case. Early and intensive defense investigation can also help you make the most of your opportunity to improve your position at the preliminary hearing on your charges.
West Georgia Assault and Battery Lawyer: Call 404-865-1882 or 866-769-9730
Find out more about the ways an experienced and committed defense attorney can protect your interests in a case involving assault, battery or weapons charges. Contact the law firm of Reid Thompson, LLC, in Atlanta for a free consultation.