Atlanta Municipal Court has jurisdiction over traffic violation, city code violations, and some misdemeanors such as DUI that occur within the city limits of Atlanta.  Atlanta Municipal Court is one of the busiest traffic courts in the country and handling a case here can be a daunting task – even for attorneys.  That is why it is important to consult an attorney experienced in handling cases in Atlanta Municipal Court.

I handle cases in Atlanta Municipal court almost weekly – if not a few times a week.  This experience helps me navigate the various court rooms in this court in the proper manner.  Atlanta Municipal Court has a pre-trial diversion program for minor traffic violations, such as speeding.   In exchange for participation in the program, your case may be dismissed.  You can participate in the program if you are over 21 years old and have not participated in the program within a 12 month period.

The court will allow attorneys to sign up clients into the program without the client having to be present.  This level of convenience makes it attractive to hire a Dekalb County Traffic Lawyer to handle your citation without you having to attend court.  This is helpful for out of state defendants or those too busy to attend court, that still want to take advantage of the program.

Whether you have a minor traffic violation or a serious DUI case, consulting a Dekalb Traffic Lawyer about your case in Atlanta Municipal Court should be a necessary step towards understanding your case.