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Complete professional conduct and relationship with me the entire process. Always had answers for ever question I could think of and could give me references that I could use for myself to look up. Conducted the most in depth research and supported my case with every appropriate angle. Mr. Lawson and his firm go well beyond to surpass every expectation. Thank you Mr. Lawson for the tremendous work and incredible dedication.
Upon being charged with my second DUI and receceiving less than optimistic projections for my case from a number of attorneys consulted with initially, I thought I was facing losing everything, including my career in the medical field. It was not until I consulted Mr. R. Lawson that I felt the slightest hope for my case considering the charges brought against me. Not only did R. Lawson treat me with with respect and convey a genuine sense of interest and empathy from the start, but he was accessible, prompt, and thorough - traits that appear to be conspicuously absent in many, if not most, attorneys today. Mr. Lawson walked me through each step of this exceedingly intimidating process, keeping an open line of communication and maintaining exemplary customer service skills throughout the duration of the proceedings. Mr. Lawson was able to negotiate my 2nd DUI/Failure to Maintain Lanes/Reckless Driving charges down to a simple Reckless Driving charge, without ever having to go to trial. From the bottom of my heart, I urge any individual in a situation similar, (or dissimilar) to mine involving a DUI charge, to consider that the cost of being represented by an outstanding attorney such as this is but a modicum of the devastating and lifelong cost of being convicted of a DUI...and to contact Richard Lawson for representation.
Richard was my first point of contact following an arrest for DUI and failure to maintain lane. He was great in listening to my situation and explaining the steps that would follow and the structure of his and his team's work. He ended up getting me in touch with a member of his team who provided excellent representation. I wouldn't have gotten that without Richard. Thank you.
If you are reading reviews of lawyers for a DUI related offense, you're already in trouble. If you have an arrest regarding DUI, I highly recommend Richard Lawson. I am an executive in a corporation and the impact of a DUI on my professional career was going to be significant. I also am very experienced dealing with lawyers in a business setting. Richard is an excellent attorney. Richard understood my issues and as a result recommended that I do certain tactical and strategic things to give me 'the best possible chance at a favorable outcome'. I followed his lead, and my 'outcome' was even more favorable than I had hoped when charges were 'dismissed'.
A few do's and don'ts would be my advice- First Do everything he asks you to do. Some of his requests were time consuming, but I am confident that it aided in my favorable result. Second, Don't try to do this process on 'the cheap'. The key to my case was the independent analysis of my arrest that Richard recommended I obtain from one of his experts. This proved to be invaluable. Mr. Lawson is highly accessible- emails are answered promptly including weekends and on the occasion I needed to speak to him he promptly returned my call. If you're in need of excellent legal representation for this serious crime, you should strongly consider Richard Lawson.
Richard is absolutely the best first and foremost! I had a DUI case that could have honestly gone either way... and after his absolutely stunning representation for me, we came out with the best verdict to hear.... Not guilty. I am so greatful to have had his support througout the trial , and his best effort brought forth every step of the way.
I could have never hoped for anyone better to have on my side! Thank you again Richard!
My 19-year old son was arrested for DUI while attending college in GA. As a parent residing in a different state (FL) and unable to be at my son’s side right away it was a very unsettling feeling. In addition to my son’s immediate needs in dealing with this situation, I was incredibly worried about the long term impact a DUI conviction would have on his future. I was able to speak live to Mr. Lawson minutes after my initial call on a Saturday morning and he provided exceptional guidance. Mr. Lawson grounded me on the process ahead as my son had never been in trouble with the law before this.
Mr. Lawson was always available and incredibly accessible via phone and email to answer any question I might have. More importantly he kept us focused on the process and the ultimate goal of working to get the best possible resolution for my son. As a father I can say that this ordeal is not a sprint but rather a marathon that requires someone with expertise as a DUI prosecutor like Mr. Lawson to navigate through this complicated and life changing event.
The final resolution is that my son received a lesser charge and is spared having a DUI on his record. There are very few people to whom you would entrust a loved one’s future. Mr. Lawson is one of those few. I could not have more impressed with him and pleased with the outcome of our case.
Richard was my first point of contact in seeking a qualified attorney to represent me after being arrested for DUI. He spent time up front on the phone listening to my case, and was very up front about his expertise, as well as his outlook on my case and the pricing structure for the services he and his team offered. He did an excellent job in getting me in touch with his team who ended up representing me. Thanks Richard!
“I received a ticket in the mail for passing a school bus. I called his firm and Richard Lawson personally called me back and told me how to research the ticket and first check to see if there were any points or insurance notifications before I hired an attorney. I did this and there weren't any so I just paid the $300. I highly recommend him for his honesty and fast return phone call.” - CL from Peachtree City
I was charged with disorderly while under influence. And not even given the charge slip, which made me very anxious -- being the first time on the wrong side of law, it was a scary time. Richard personally attended the call, put me to ease and explained the process. He put me in touch with his team on the weekend and arranged for entire process for the next morning hearing. This was very comforting and helped reduce the anxiety levels substantially. His team eventually for my case dismissed and the record expunged, without requiring me to go back to court again. A big thanks.!
I have to say that Mr Lawson is very experienced and will do the job to the T. I had 2 previous DUI's and was a habitual violator with many driving infractions. I got a third with a child endangerment(that would be 4 in 10 felony), finally opened my eyes but really needed the help of a very good attorney. Richard Lawson had 19 years experience and many wonderful reviews. Miracle worker would be an understatement. If you are in need I would most definitely pick this MAN.