Appeals And Post-Conviction Relief

Has a loved one been convicted of a crime? Are you feeling lost and confused about what to do next? At Cohen & Hirsch we know how devastating a criminal conviction and sentence can be both for the person convicted and for those who love them. If you or someone you love has been convicted of a crime and you don't know what to do next, call the experience criminal defense attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch.

Why Choose Cohen & Hirsch Criminal Defense?

Criminal appeals are tricky business and are your last avenue to attack a criminal conviction. Due to filing deadlines associated with criminal appeals there is no time to waste. Contact an experienced criminal appeals attorney immediately. The attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch are admitted to practice in all Georgia Appellate Courts. We have extensive trial experience and are skilled at identifying and appealing errors made during criminal trials.

Appeals, also known as post-conviction relief, come in many forms. Traditionally, if you are found guilty after a criminal jury or bench trial the next step is a Motion for New Trial at the trial level, followed by an appeal to either the Georgia Court of Appeals or the Georgia Supreme Court.

What if I entered a guilty plea?

There are also post-conviction remedies to attack a guilty plea. These remedies are time-sensitive so call Cohen & Hirsch immediately so we can work with you to evaluate your options and remedies.

What if I want my conviction expunged off of my record?

Cohen & Hirsch will work with you to see if you are eligible under the Georgia Expungement Statute to have your record wiped clean. If you are not eligible, we will be honest with you and will work with you on alternate remedies such as the Pardons and Rights Reinstatement process.

Are you on the Sex Offender Registry and want off?

Cohen & Hirsch can help. We are well-versed in the ever-changing sex offender registry laws and will work diligently to have you removed from the registry if you are not supposed to be registered.

Whatever your unique situation may be, the experienced criminal appeals attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch will work diligently on your behalf to achieve a favorable result.

Add Us To Your Appellate Team

Unhappy with the terms of your guilty plea and sentence? Found guilty after a jury or bench trial? Know your rights and fight back. To schedule your free initial consultation with an attorney at Cohen & Hirsch, contact our Atlanta, Georgia office at 404-919-7096.