Felony Charges In DeKalb County
Felony charges are serious and can impact the rest of your life. Do you or a loved one find yourselves charged with a felony in DeKalb County Superior Court? If so, you need to act quickly to secure a skilled, experienced, aggressive legal team like the team at Cohen & Hirsch. Our attorneys have handled hundreds of felony cases in DeKalb Superior Court and know how important it is to have a skilled attorney on board to defend your rights and to secure the most favorable outcome possible.
The court system in DeKalb County, like others throughout the metro Atlanta area, is complicated, confusing and overburdened. Cohen & Hirsch is based in DeKalb County and maintains a healthy number of cases in DeKalb Superior Court and DeKalb State Court. Attorney Jill Polster is a former DeKalb County prosecutor and is well-respected by her former colleagues in the District Attorney’s Office, by court and Sheriff’s Department personnel, and by the judges and their staffs. Attorney Andy Cohen founded this firm in DeKalb County and has been practicing in this jurisdiction for years. The team of attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch is well-known and well-liked throughout the DeKalb Court system.
Am I Going To Prison? What Outcome Can I Expect For My DeKalb County Felony Charge?
If you are charged with a felony in DeKalb Superior Court, the good news is that, under District Attorney Robert James, the D.A.’s Office has new and expanded options for resolving your criminal case.
- Pre-Trial Diversion [Nonviolent First-Time Offenders]
- Drug Court [When you are ready to break the cycle of addiction.]
- First Offender Sentencing [Applies to a broad category of offenses.]
- Conditional Discharge sentencing [Drug Cases]
If you, or your loved one, are charged with a more serious offense such as drug trafficking, armed robbery, domestic violence, aggravated assault, manslaughter or murder, you need to act quickly to secure the services of an experienced DeKalb County felony criminal defense attorney. The attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch are experienced in taking serious criminal cases to trial in DeKalb County. And if the case needs to be resolved with a plea, you can count on the attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch to investigate and prepare the case as if it were going to trial, all the while working towards negotiating the best outcome possible.
Why Choose Cohen & Hirsch Criminal Defense?
The attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch have been practicing in DeKalb County Superior Court for well over a decade. Attorney Jill Polster is a former DeKalb County Prosecutor who earned a reputation as a tenacious and skilled trial attorney. As a former prosecutor, Jill knows her way around the DeKalb County Courthouse and is well-respected by Judges, court staff and her former colleagues at the DeKalb District Attorney’s Office. Attorney Andy Cohen founded Cohen & Hirsch in DeKalb County and has quickly earned a reputation for being a genuinely nice guy and an earnest and skilled advocate for his clients. Andy and Jill met trying a very serious felony case against each other in DeKalb Superior Court and are well-known throughout the courthouse community. There is no better fit for your DeKalb County felony case than the attorneys at Cohen & Hirsch.