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Posted by William, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I hired Chad for a simple batter charge. He was informative and helped me make decisions every step of the way. I was pleased with the way he handled m case. I have worked with many lawyers in the past and my experience with Chad was the best. I would definitely recommend him!
Posted by Michael G., a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I hired Chad to defend my dui and drug possession cases. I called chad after a friend had recommended him. As soon as I spoke with him, I knew he was the one. He told me exactly what to expect and exactly what he thought the percentages were in my situations. For the dui case, he requested a jury trial and we showed up for the trial and the case was completely dismissed (except for following too close) and I walked out with a $150 fine and that was it!!!!! on the possession he found an issue with the search and negotiated a disorderly conduct that would not show up on my background. He is amazing. I would refer everyone I know to him. He is worth every dollar he charges.
Posted by Bobby H, Flag
Mr. Trentacosta was hands down the best lawyer I've ever had! Everything he said was accurate and came to fruition. He was always prompt to keep me up to speed on what was happening with my case and what motions he was filing. He explained everything in great detail and was always right on with his predictions.
Posted by Dustin, a DUI client, Flag
Chad got me reduced from a DUI to reckless driving, the price was very reasonable, and my effort was minimal, Chad took care of everything. Hire Chad and he will do the rest, worth every penny.
Posted by Jamaal, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was facing several felony drug charges in both DeKalb and Fulton county. I had a couple priors that I was scared about. After months and months of workin on my case, Chad was able to get both cases dismissed, one was based on statute of limitation and the other was based on unlawful search and seizure. Chad Trentacosta is awesome and I would call him in a second if I needed him again.
Posted by William, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad is the man, I had a horrible lawyer & she wasn't working for me so my wife hired chad & from dat moment my luck changed, chad is amazing & god forbid I need him again But if I do I will not hesitate to call him. God Bless You Chad
Posted by Justina, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad is a great lawyer, he took great care of all 3 of my husbands cases. We are very satisfied and would definintly refer him to any of our friends and family.
Posted by a Domestic Violence client, Flag
This lawyer is the WORST.. I paid him 3k for a civil case he never showed up for court, the judge was mad because he did not file a motion of conflict he never even entered a service of entry, he sent one of his associates when she arrived she was not dressed Professional at all. He has cost me alot with NO RESULTS... zero for Chad
Posted by Darrell, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I had 2 cases against me and he had both cases dismissed. I was looking at at lest 5 years in jail form something that I did not do. I was looking at losing custody of my son and losing my business. He is currently working on a case for me and has become more than just my attorney he is a good friend.
Posted by Roderick, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Last July i faced a nightmare from hell after being charged with Rape, Child Molestation, Statutory Rape, Enticing a child for indecent purposes, Contributing to deprivation of a minor and, Sexual Battery. It was a high profile case that aired on several news broadcasts. I see things like this on t.v. everyday. I never in my life imagined that i would go threw something as such. I didn't have a clue what to do but sit in a cell and wonder why me. Then one day at mail call i got a letter from an attorney i read over his profile then hired him. He later got me a bond after being held without bound for two weeks I was released. I made 3 payments after hiring this attorney he barely picked up his phone And was hard to get in contact with. He never showed up at my court dates After a long talk with God he sent Chad my way. Charges started dropping as soon as his first time to court. I can say the outcome was God telling me he knew where my heart really was on the night of the offense. At the end of the case 12months probation Chad worked a hell of a ball game and brought me home safe. I take it as a lesson learned if anything.....
Posted by Ayla, a DUI client, Flag
This was my first run in with the law, and I would have been a mess if it wasn't for Chad. He is very honest and will tell you exactly what to expect. He is also very confident in his ability and made me feel confident as well. He is very good at returning calls/emails and is easily accessible to his clients. My case ended up having to go to trail, and if I was found guilty it would have future consequences on my career. Chad is very passionate about what he does and isn't afraid to fight for his clients. This passion was displayed in the court room, and I was acquitted! I honestly don't know where I'd be without Chad's help. I would recommend him to anyone looking for an excellent lawyer!
Posted by OWENS FAMILY, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I Hired mr. chad about six months ago to handle my son case which involved several felonies including arm robbery. At the time they (DA)was talking about giving my son alot of years but i talked to mr. chad and he told me not to worry because he fight to win and he did exactly what he said he first got my son a signature bond which is very uncommon whith the charges he had and just recently had all my son charges dismissed which was a blessing .I would highly reccomend mr. chad trentacosta to any of my friends and family and I will also use him again myself if i had to I wanna thank mr. chad for all his hard work .THANK YOU VERY MUCH GOD BLESS YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Posted by Brandon, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad instantly got in touch with me after I reached out to several different lawyers. His distinct plan for my case stuck out in my mind compared do around 5 different lawyers I spoke with about my case and payment for his service was extremely reasonable I would even pay more to work with him in the future even though I found his price is better then competitors. Chad was and is always a phone call away and if there was a chance he did not answer my phone call I would always receive a call from him in the next five minutes following my call. There is a sense of extreme comfort and reliability when it comes to working with him and even through certain circumstances I would have to work through he would always work with me and never hesitate for a second. There was not a single moment I did not know what was going on with my case and I knew exactly what his next move would be every time because of his exceptional and upfront communication. Even with me being extremely far from him and his area of work every time I would need to speak or meet with him he was always willing and never gave me the run around. I could not have asked for better representation or a better outcome for my case he did exactly what I hoped for and I wont hesitate to say that I do not think i could have found better no mater what. He is extremely polite and professional and always on time (which is almost impossible to be in a city like this) unlike many other lawyers I have come in contact with through friends or family. I appreciate all of his help and he really made it a good experience especially under the circumstances I would recommend him time and time again and will go through him for any other legal matter I may come across. There's no beating around the bush with this guy it's A+ service every time.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Energy and defense strategy flows gushing from this man. He is extremely responsive, attentive, and eager to help. He got my son out of some legal jam. But, for the future, I will use him again for my family and myself and I would recommend him to others. I think I found my defense team in him.
Posted by Michael, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I had a criminal case and I got a lot of negative feedback on my case from several attorneys that i called, chad had called me back and was so positive i knew i had to hire him. I am very glad I did I was able to get a great outcome and I would hire him again in a second. he knew the law and had a great rapport with the court. I highly recommend him.
Posted by Hassan, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad has been nothing but a great help to me and my situation,i contacted chad on a very short notuce
And he was able to get the nesscary info he needed to represent me and get my charges dropped! I would advise anyone who needs a good lawyer to hire Chad trentacosta u will never regret it!
Posted by Chris, a Family client, Flag
I retained Chad for a hearing and he was able to prepare and represent me in very short notice.
His court room behavior and knowledge of the law was outstanding. You know when you watch TV and see those aggressive lawyers and always wish you could find one like that. Well look no further, Chad was aggressive and fought my case with only one goal....ME.
I highly recommend Chad and would use him again.
Posted by Tabias, a Credit Repair client, Flag
Mr. Trentacosta is punctual and very knowledgable. An old automotive loan came back to haunt me and he completely wiped it away off my record. He saved me at least $10,000! He was on time to court, very professional, and very knowledgable. He is currently working on wiping out a Felony Obstruction charge for my wife. So far, He has exceeded all of my expectations. Great lawyer!
Posted by a DUI client, Flag
Arrested for DUI per se with a 0.161 blood test alcohol content result taken @ Grady Memorial Hospital after an automobile accident off of I-285 merge to I-85. Also cited by LE for "failure to maintain lane". DUI citation was second within ten years.
Mr. Trentacosta agreed to represent me in front of Judge Mathis of the Fulton County Superior Court. I was extremely apprehensive for the potential outcome (loss of driving privilege, extended incarceration, community service, probation, significant penalty $ fine, etc.).
Mr. Trentacosta's experience, law knowledge, and familiarity with the Fulton County Superior Court navigated my case to a negotiated plea bargain that resulted in a minimal fine for a 2nd DUI offense, 10 day house arrest, no community service, and a one year operator's license suspension. Considering the potential dire consequences, I am appreciative of Mr. Trentacosta's expert representation and heartily recommend him as legal advocate.
Posted by Elliott, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was arrested for Disorderly Conduct in Atlanta, GA. My court date was scheduled one day after my release so I needed to act quickly. I reached out to Trentacosta and Associates and Chad was able to meet with me the morning of my court date. Very impressed how quickly we got together and how willing he was to help on such short notice. Chad helped me get the second best possible option and kept the DC off my record. I would strongly recommend Chad as an Attorney for any case. He was helpful, knowledgeable and already had a few different game plans before we even got started. He has been working with me even after the initial day of help and provides spot on advice.
Thanks again Chad!
Posted by Mario, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was pulled over and was confident that I was not impaired to drive my car so I decided to take the tests voluntarily and submited to the on spot breathalyzer. Retook the test and blew .88 two times. The rest is history... I was a first time offender and was happy to take the plea of Reckless Operate and 1000 Court Cost. Later I found out that this is hard to plea down to this because of my voluntary breathalyzer score. AWESOME JOB. Attorney Trentacosta was also able to get my license back after the License Hearing which was a pleasant surprise after all the stories I heard about suspensions and revocations. So Many times an attorney could have great skills in law but zero skills in dealing with people. The procedures and the context of law was simplified to my understanding. I believed he really cared about my well being. I hope i don"t ever have to use his expertise and professionalism, BUT it is good to know that I have found my attorney Just in case...
Posted by Kareem, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Mr Chad Trentacosta did a wonderful job defending me. I was charged with 4 felony charges and the best the public defender could offer me was 10yrs in prison and tht was with pleaing 1st offender. Mr Chad "Superman" Trentacosta did his research and worked his super powers with the Judge/DA and got me only 5yrs on 1st offender probation. The judge said he would suspend it after only 2 yrs of staying on track and keeping up with probation. If you have a serious charge I would highly recommend talking with Mr Trentacosta. He will let you know from jump what he can and cant do but I can testify he will stand behind you and fight for you as mush as he can. I am very greatful for Mr Trentacosta and consider him a Blessing from god because without him i would be in jail right now instead of posting this. Thanks again Sir Trentacosta.
Posted by Lexa, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad was very prompt in responding back to me. He was very thorough in the questions he asked and the information he gave me. I was supremely pleased with his services and will definitely be using him in the future if necessary. I would definitely refer Chad Trentacosta. 2 big thumbs up for him!
Posted by Mike, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad Trentacosta is a great attorney! He was worth every penny that I paid him! For starters, he charges very reasonable rates. Secondly, he was readily available to answer any and all questions I had regarding my case. He fought very hard for me and got the best possible outcome for my case (aside from getting it completely dropped). He has given me countless legal pointers and tips, and makes me feel like I'm talking to a friend more than an attorney. I highly recommend him to anyone who is facing criminal charges.
Posted by Lisa, a client, Flag
Mr. Trentacosta helped make some major problems go away with almost no effort. His knowledge of his practice was comforting and he explained the process to me. I was very pleased with the results he got and hired him again when I needed him. I would not hesitate to hire him again should I ever need it!
Posted by Brian, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Always patient and willing to explain things to his clients. You can expect speedy results and consistent communication as well as a pleasant demeanor and the confidence that your legal issues will be handled well. I would recommend Chad to the closest of my friends and family.
Posted by Neena, a Car Accident client, Flag
I had THREE charges, TWO of which the major charges were DISMISSED and the THIRD charge REDUCED to a basic ordinance. Couldn't have asked for a better lawyer. Hands down! Mr. Trentacosta did an amazing job!
Posted by Shentoria H., a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I would advise anyone handling criminal charges in GA. to call Chad.My boyfriend was facing federal drug charges and was sitting in jail for a F.T.A. He didn't have a court date until June 28,2013. I hired him on February 20,2013 by March 8,2013 my boyfriend was released a free man with all charges dismissed, it was his consistency and determination that made this miracle happen. I thank him sooo much and IF needed I know we'll hire him again!!
Posted by Brent, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
As an attorney myself, I chose Mr. Trentacosta to represent me with my criminal matters and couldn't have been happier with the way my case was handled. Mr. Trentacosta was able to get my DUI dismissed along with all of my other pending charges. I would recommend chad to anyone who needs a criminal attorney. He charges very fair prices for quality results. Definitely hire Mr. Trentacosta.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was recently arrested for DUI in Fulton County and Mr. Trentacosta handled my case very quickly and effectively, reducing my overall charges and penalties. My initial flat fee covered everything and he went above and beyond, with my personal involvement being minimal. I would highly recommend him in any case involving DUI or other similar crimes.
Posted by a Credit Card Fraud client, Flag
I was able to get Chad Trendacosta to dismiss my case of fraud without even attending court.
Posted by Payten, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Mr. Trentacosta was able to get all of my drug charges reduced from felonies to misdemeanors. He did exactly what he told me he would do. He had a lot of clients and charges extremely fair prices, especially for the great service he provides. I recommend attorney chad to anyone that asks me no question.
Posted by Will, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad really helped me out with some criminal charges. Had I not been referred to Chad by one of his previous clients, I probably would have not hired a lawyer.
Hire Chad Trentacosta, he'll give you top quality service for one of the best rates in Atlanta. A+++
Best in the South!
Posted by Dave, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Chad Trentacosta seriously helped me out of several misdemeanors (8) including a DUI, running a stop sign & a red light. My charges were severely dropped & I've been able to go along with my life normally.
There are many attorneys from which to choose, but few attorneys who can prepare a viable defense and have the skill to present it in a clear and persuasive way.
Chad Trentacosta is the best attorney I've ever worked with in Atlanta. I have recommended him to family and friends in the past, and will continue to do so in the future.
Posted by Jay, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
He is a very excellent attorney. He did everything he said he would and more. He was able to get the best outcome of results which was getting all my charges completely taken off my record. He goes above and beyond compared to my other attorneys. He keeps you updated and informed and does a very good job. I would highly recommend him to anyone that needs a good attorney.
Posted by Jordan, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was referred to Chad Trentacosta from a friend who had used him. He was able to get her completely off of her DUI so I decided to use him for my DUI and Drug Charge case. After a long battle, Chad Trentacosta was able to overcome the odds and beat my case. I would recommend him to anyone in who needs a great criminal defense attorney. He is young and very aggressive and charges a very fair deal compared to market prices.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I hired Chad Trentacosta for a criminal offense, not only did he not show up at court on date set, he "talked" me through what I should "tell" the clerk. The "talk through" got me a trial on next court date. Luckily he had one of his colleagues show up on next court date on his behalf and I got out of the set trial (colleague got judge to agree to set new date and take off trial). I would not recommend Chad Trentacosta to anyone. I signed contract with his colleague that day, my case has run smoothly since.