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  • 4.0 stars

    Posted by a client

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    Bad Outcome. Good Lawyer.

    Per AVVOs rating categories Trustworthy, Responsive, Knowledgeable, Kept Me Informed I give the Chestney Law Firm all 5 stars. My DUI case lagged for nearly four years. It ended with me reluctantly taking a DUI plea. In between the arrest and plea Skip responded to every question and call, filed motions and performed a thorough investigation. They have the tools and skillset to execute better than most on your behalf. I won't ever need a DUI lawyer again, but if I did Skip would be the man.

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by a client

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    Skip Sullivan DUI review.

    Skip did a great job for me over the course of a 2 1/2 year marathon case. It was on his advice that the case ran out that long but in the end his recommendation that we bond out of municipal and into county court paid off with a successful resolution for me. I was impressed with his diligence over the duration and his knowledge of how to work the system is the reason we reached a successful resolution for me. Highly recommended from me and reasonable priced in my opinion.

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by a DUI client

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    Best DUI Lawyer

    James K. Sullivan (aka "Skip") did an amazing job handling my DUI case. He kept me informed throughout the entire process, and was always willing to chat when he was available. My case was in progress for roughly two years, and no matter how long I went without contacting him he still remembered me and my case as if we had just spoken the day before. He also put together multiple strategies to fall back on, in case the one we went with worked out. I really did feel as though I could put my complete trust in his expertise, especially because he ALWAYS followed through on any motions, document submissions, etc. that we discussed and furnished me with a copy that included a stamp showing when the court received them. Though your mileage may vary, he was able to get my case thrown out completely in the end. I can honestly say my life could be much, much different had I not chosen Skip to be my attorney. I strongly recommend you do the same.

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by a Car Accident client

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    Responsive and Well-Versed - Highly Recommend

    Skip answered my call in the wee hours of the morning, and from that point on was nothing but responsive, professional and proactive in the proceeding legal matters. I really appreciated everything he did, and was extremely thankful for his savvy advice and quick action. His knowledge of the law pairs well with his practical experience, making him a calming and confident asset for those he represents.

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by a DUI client

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    Extremely Professional and Knowledgeable

    I was arrested for DUI and was able to get a lawyer very quickly but he didn't support me or calm my anxiety or answer my questions. A friend referred me to the Chestney Law Firm and after my first meeting with Skip, I felt better immediately. He was extremely knowledgeable about the law and was patient and attentive. I quickly changed lawyers to Skip and that night was the first night I was able to sleep! Skip was able to get the charges changed to reckless driving and I am so thankful I used him. Skip and the staff at Chestney Law Firm are all superior!

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by a DUI client

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    Excellent Lawyer!!

    Skip did an amazing job handling my case and providing support throughout the process. I had never been in trouble before and with his guidance I was able to maintain a record free of a DUI. He was able to have the DUI charges dropped and I was only charged with a traffic violation. It was the best result for me and what I could have asked for!

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by Michael

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    Case Dismissed

    If anyone is the Atlanta area get arrested for DUI, I highly recommend they contact James "Skip" Sullivan at the Chestney Law Firm. Skip is very experienced and listens well to his clients. I believe he can help you obtain the most favorable disposition to your case regardless of the circumstances. In my own case, Skip got a full dismissal of the DUI charges. I also received a speeding ticket which Skip was able to get reduced to a non-reportable moving violation.

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by a DUI client

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    Atlanta's Best Attorney--Highly Recommend

    After being charged with DUI and 2 other traffic violations, I believed that I was innocent of the DUI and was the victim of an over zealous cop so I found and hired James "Skip" Sullivan at the Chestney Law Firm to defend my case. Over the course of almost 2.5 years, Skip Sullivan made several court appearances on my behalf and kept me well informed. He pretty much shared from day one, the chances of getting a dismissal for my case were very great. He is experienced, knowledgeable and had a strategy and game plan to achieve the desired results- a dismissal. Even though, I was terrified and had tremendous anguish with this whole matter hanging over my head, Skip was understanding and confident and was successful in getting a NOT GUILTY on the DUI and 1 traffic violation! I highly recommend Skip Sullivan and the Chestney Law Firm for anyone finding themselves in such a terrifying situation. He is the best and I will always be grateful for his assistance and expertise..with a squeaky clean record before this ordeal, I really felt like I got my life back..I can't thank Skip and the firm enough!

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by a DUI client

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    Great lawyer, very knowledgeable

    Several years ago, I got into some trouble which was compounded by malicious and unsupported prosecution by the State. Mr. Sullivan was able to come in, identify key flaws in the prosecution’s case and negotiate for a result which both sides could accept under difficult circumstances. I appreciated Mr. Sullivan’s extensive history in working cases like this. His many years of experience was apparent when he would prepare us for the proceedings that were going to happen, and he even was able to provide some insight into how certain judges would conclude. Mr. Sullivan displayed a detailed and almost encyclopedic knowledge of various aspects of Georgia law and basically saved my career and my family. I would highly recommend the services of Mr. Sullivan.

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  • 5.0 stars

    Posted by Don

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    Best Lawyer

    James “Skip” Sullivan
    In certain times during your life the need for expertise you do not possess arises. It was my need for this expertise with a matter that involved an accusation of a DUI that led me to the Chestney Law firm. What I experienced during this process is that you truly get what you pay for. James “Skip” Sullivan was not my first attorney. My first attorney was happy to take a fee and suggest we delay the inevitable. After a year with that strategy I decided to look around and contacted the Chestney Law Firm. There I met with Skip; his suggestion that we had a good case and we fight was what I had hoped for from the beginning. Now like any good client I emailed my own research to Skip and he dutifully noted that he was aware of my findings already. It was like looking up on WebMD and trying to teach your doctor about medicine. After the usual delays and countless sleepless nights on the seriousness of the matter that loomed before me we ended up in court. In less than 30 minutes, a very experienced Prosecuting Attorney and a very experienced police officer were satisfied that the best they were going to get was a reduced sentence to a moving violation. No DUI, no loss of license, no SR22 insurance and no embarrassing issues that can come from this kind of a conviction. I was very satisfied that justice was served not that I had beat the system. There are certain things that you look for bargains in, this is one where you invest in the best experience you can find. I would recommend the Chestney Law firm and particularly I would recommend James “Skip” Sullivan as an expert in his field and a great investment

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