When you are arrested for drunk driving you may not know who to turn to. It might seem like the right thing to do is to try to defend yourself and stand up to the police. It might seem like the right thing to do is make a big scene or it might seem like the right thing to do is absolutely nothing and let the situation resolve itself.
Regardless of the circumstances surrounding your arrest, you are putting your trust in good hands when working with the me, Attorney Tom Barton. I have been defending clients in and around Pine Lake, GA for over 20 years and I know exactly how to defend a variety of DUI allegations.
DUI arrests –Georgia comes with some of the harshest penalties for drinking and driving arrests and by doing nothing about it, you are admitting a guilty sentence and facing a conviction. Don’t let this happen to you – you have ten days to contact a lawyer and do something about it.
Traffic violations – we will fight on your behalf to ensure that your driving record is not damaged and that your license is not suspended. If you are facing under 21 license suspensions, CDL suspension, speeding tickets or other traffic violations, then our firm can help.
Contact my office today for a free review of your case. 770-961-7400. We are available around the clock to answer your questions and assist you with your case.
Pine Lake, GA – Dekalb County Court Information
Judge Bedelia C Hargrove presides over DeKalb County Probate Court. The Probate Court has jurisdiction over the probate of wills, administration of estates, appointment of guardians and conservators for incapacitated adults as well as minors, and mental health commitments. The Probate Court also issues marriage licenses and weapons carry licenses and performs a number of other administrative duties. Standard forms and probate resources are available at gaprobate.gov.
There are two locations, both in the same building, for the DeKalb Probate Court.
Location: DeKalb County Courthouse, 1100 Judicial Tower (first floor)
Function: Estates, Guardianships, Conservatorships, Mental Health, Auditing and Records
Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Note: Please arrive by 4:00 p.m. to allow sufficient time for processing. Filings received after 4:00 p.m. will be stamp filed and processed on the next business day.
Note: Customers filing Lay Affidavits (Orders to Apprehend) must arrive by 3:30 p.m. to allow sufficient time for processing.
Location: DeKalb County Courthouse, B190 Judicial Tower (basement floor)
Function: Marriage Licenses & Weapons Carry Licenses
Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Parking & Public Transportation
Paid parking is available in the parking deck located behind the courthouse at 125 West Trinity Place. The Decatur MARTA station is located next to the courthouse.