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Ryan Locke’s Legal Cases

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  • Domestic Violence Battery in Fulton County Magistrate Court

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Charges dismissed after pretrial diversion program.
    Description:
    Client was charged with domestic violence battery and had a prior weapons arrest, but we negotiated a pretrial diversion program with the prosecutor. Charges will be dismissed and expunged!
  • Motion to Suppress successful after bad car search

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    All charges dismissed.
    Description:
    Client was arrested on an out-of-state warrant and his car, parked legally a few blocks away, was searched and towed. I argued a Motion to Suppress the search that was granted. All charges were dismissed.
  • Extensive Investigation Prevents Indictment

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Case remained in juvenile court and Client received the treatment he needed.
    Description:
    Client, a juvenile, was charged with aggravated child molestation and aggravated sodomy for alleged sex acts with several young cousins. Extensive investigation revealed hundreds of records from Client's eight years in DFACS custody and dozens of psychological and psychosexual evaluations. Using these records--and documented sexual abuse from his father--we were able to convince the District Attorney to keep the case in juvenile court, protecting Client's criminal history and getting him the treatment he needed.
  • Aggressive Cross-Examination Reveals Discovery Violation

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    All charges dismissed.
    Description:
    Client was accused of shooting a MARTA bus driver. Prior to trial, investigation revealed that the primary investigating officer had a disciplinary record. At trial, a thorough and aggressive cross-examination of that officer revealed that he had committed a discovery violation and concealed exculpatory evidence. All charges were dismissed by the prosecutor.
  • See more examples on my website

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    (not available)
    Description:
    http://lockedefense.com/successful-case-resolutions/
  • Six-Figure Judgment against Landlord

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Mar 31, 2014
    Outcome:
    Six-figure judgment
    Description:
    The landlord doubled my clients' rent in the second month, and began a pattern of illegal and criminal activity when they refused to pay. After calling false police with false reports, removing all the locks in the house, and having his thugs sleep on the couches, the landlord broke in the house and removed all of my clients' property. We sued the landlord and won a six-figure judgment.