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Kim was such a great asset to the outcome of my DUI case! She is absolutely professional and always kept me informed on time! When it was looking uncertain of if I could my case in trial, Kimberly believed in me and her ability to help me, and encouraged me that it was possible. I was more than pleased when the verdict came back not guilty. Thank you so much Kim for everything! I will always be grateful for everything you and your team did for me!
A year ago, I was involved in an unfortunate incident in Bibb County where I was pulled over for not wearing a seatbelt and was then charged with a DUI. Feeling humiliated and embarrassed, I started my google search for lawyers to assist me in the matter. I first spoke with Richard who then assigned my case to Kimberly. Having never sought legal counsel, I was immediately impressed with Kimberly's work ethic. She was prompt in meeting with me two days later to discuss what had happened; we actually met several times and she even went to the scene of the incident.
I knew that she could not promise that my case would be dismissed, but she at least gave me hope that I would not be convicted of a DUI. On the day of court, Kimberly arrived at the courthouse and ensured everything went seamless. She made a deal with the prosecutor to reduce the charge to reckless driving and to pay a $1000 fine.
Having never been in any type of trouble before, I felt comfortable knowing that Kimberly was handling my case, especially since she responded to all questions and concerns I had. She even offered her assistance when I was being harassed by an individual who was publicly making false statements about me. I'd recommend Kimberly to anyone who finds themselves in an unfortunate predicament such as myself. She's talented, sharp, and willing to go that extra mile for you.
Kimberly was great all the way through the process. She was able to make me feel comfortable after I had gotten my second DUI in Athens GA in 10 years. I have a driving job and wouldn't have been able to keep my job if I had gotten convicted. Athens is very strict on second DUIs and she informed me that we would need to go to trial to win because there would be no plea offer that didn't include a DUI. We went to trial and Kimberly battled with the prosecutor and gave great advise on who should testify and what our best options were and we ended up winning the case and saving my job. I would definitely recommend Kimberly to anyone needing DUI defense.
I was arrested for DUI after refusing to take any tests after a minor fender bender in heavy traffic. I refused the test because I wasn't drinking but had no idea then that, in GA ,if you refuse the tests it's an automatic DUI. I was looking at losing my license for a year and possible jail time. Kimberly started working fast on my case and filed all the necessary paper work for me to keep my license. In the end I got the best possible outcome when Kimberly got my DUI dismissed!! Her knowledge of the law is exactly the thing I needed in my case. It turns out that sometimes an officer doesn't have the right to ask you to do field sobriety tests just because you were in a minor accident and your eyes look bloodshot.
Kimberly kept me informed of everything that was happening the entire process. When I was nervous about something with the case and asking a million questions, she answered each of them politely and quickly. I hope I never have to deal with a DUI ever again but if I did, I would call Kimberly Berry in a heartbeat. A DUI is an extremely tough situation that can have long lasting consequences for you and you don't need to deal with it on your own. Call Kimberly and you will not be disappointed.
Absolutely recommend Kimberly...I would give her 10 stars if I could!!! I was very fortunate to find Kimberly Berry as my DUI lawyer. She did an amazing job keeping me informed throughout the entire process. She must have worked very hard and diligently on my case to have my DUI charge along with other citations REDUCED to reckless driving!!! Thank you Kimberly, for being a passionate, professional, an outstanding lawyer!
Words cannot express the gratitude I feel toward Kimberly and her team. Kimberly got my DUI/reckless driving case completely dismissed – in less than 90 days!!
I was utterly amazed by the outcome of my case. The fact that Kimberly was able to negotiate a dismissal for every single charge against me, is truly a testament to her hard work and complete competence as an attorney.
I can honestly say that throughout my ordeal, Kimberly was kind, thoughtful, and went out of her way to learn every single angle/fact about my case. She showed tremendous self-confidence, a high level of legal knowledge and experience, and ultimately exceeded my expectations by a very, very wide margin. Her ability to strategize and navigate the legal system (in any jurisdiction) was equally amazing. I am truly grateful for her efforts.
It’s great to have a lawyer in situations like this, but even better to have a lawyer who works hard because they care about your situation, and the potential consequences (a DUI) can have on your life. Thank you Kimberly!
Attorney Kimberly Berry is exceptional. In dealing with the very stressful situation of a DUI charge, Kimberly consistently kept me calm and at ease. She answered all of my questions and concerns in a most professional and courteous manner. Kimberly assured me throughout the long process that everything would be ok while never belittling or second-guessing me - and she was right! With her expertise, she was able to negotiate a reduced charge and help me move on with my life after learning a huge life lesson. You will be glad in the end if you choose to retain Kimberly Berry as counsel.
I got a DUI and thought it was going to follow me for the rest of my life. Kimberly Berry was able to make it go away more then I thought possible. She set a great expectation and then lived up to every bit of it and more.
First of all, I am a paralegal and I know how complicated my case was. I am embarrassed to say, but I was charged with multiple offenses; driving w/ license susp; obstruction of officer; wrong way on a one way; reckless driving; and DUI 3rd. My case dragged out for almost 2 years and Kimberly was always there to get me through the legal process. The outcome of my case depended on whether or not I was going to be allowed to stay in the United States due to my legal status. However, Kimberly negotiated a plea bargain that dropped all except the DUI charge, and I was able to remain in the U.S. - Thanks Again Kimberly
Ms. Berry was attentive and her advice was effective. I came to the U.S. for a plea hearing for my case. I was very happy to have my charge reduced from DUI to reckless driving with no jail time or probation. After the hearing there was a glitch in paperwork, but Ms. Berry's personal attention made it possible for me to complete it on the same day. I was able to go home to Japan as planned. I truly appreciated the effective advice and personal attention.