Criminal Defense

Attorney Robert F. Pirkle has been serving clients in Savannah and throughout Georgia with compassionate and effective legal representation since 1984.

Savannah Criminal Defense Lawyer

Aggressive & Skillful Criminal Defense Attorney For You or a Loved One

Retaining a Savannah criminal defense attorney can be one of the most important actions you take after an arrest. Many people are unaware of their rights after an arrest, and foregoing your right to legal defense could put you at risk of life-changing consequences. A permanent criminal record could hinder you from accomplishing your personal and professional goals, and could even cause difficulty in your personal life.

Attorney Robert F. Pirkle is devoted to helping you build a better tomorrow - one step at a time. He has been successfully defending the rights of his clients and getting results since 1984. As a seasoned litigator and veteran Savannah criminal attorney, he knows how to best help you during this frightening time.

Were you or a loved one arrested? Start discussing your case with our criminal defense lawyer in Savannah for a confidential consultation today. Contact our firm online now or give us a call at (912) 493-9506.

What are Georgia's Mandatory Minimum Sentences?

Georgia has mandatory minimum sentences, which means that any person who is convicted of a crime will be sentenced to a minimum penalty that has already been pre-established by the state. For this reason, you will need to seek legal defense from a skilled Savannah defense attorney.

Penalties for Criminal Convictions in GA

Possible penalties for any criminal conviction in the state of Georgia could include:

  • Misdemeanor Conviction - up to 1 year in prison, fines not exceeding $1,000, or both
  • Aggravated or High Misdemeanor Conviction - up to 1 year in prison, fines not exceeding $5,000, or both
  • Felony Conviction - more than 1 year in prison, fines exceeding $1,000, or both

With any questions regarding penalties, contact our experienced criminal defense lawyer in Savannah today. 

Contact our firm online now or give us a call at (912) 493-9506.

What Should I Do if I am Arrested in GA?

When it comes to a criminal arrest, the thought of facing a conviction can be incredibly terrifying. The best way to defend your rights and freedoms is with the guidance of a seasoned criminal defense lawyer in Savannah who knows how to investigate every possible avenue of defense. Attorney Pirkle has an intensive knowledge of the law that he can use to put you in the best position to dismiss, reduce, suspend, or seek alternative sentencing instead of the mandatory consequences.

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