Criminal matters come in a wide array of facts and circumstances. A knowledgeable criminal defense attorney is necessary for every step of the process for criminal matters. Houston Washburn has handled criminal matters from investigations to acquittal and post-conviction charges. In Georgia, criminal charges can come from local ordinance violations, traffic tickets, misdemeanor charges, and felony charges. These can all affect your rights or liberties if they are not correctly defended. 

If you have a pending criminal charge or investigation, you need an attorney to protect your rights and liberties.


Houston Washburn handles criminal cases of levels from Municipal Courts to Superior Courts and Federal Courts. We have the experience to navigate our clients through the toughest of cases. Whether it be negotiating favorable dispositions or fighting charges through trial, our goal is to protect our clients. 

Below is a sample flowchart of the process for most criminal matters.