A native North Carolinian, I migrated to Atlanta to pursue my childhood dream of... more
A native North Carolinian, I migrated to Atlanta to pursue my childhood dream of becoming a trial lawyer. I read "To Kill a Mockingbird" as a child. I now read it every year. Atticus Finch became my hero, and I decided it was important to help people with problems when no one else is giving them a hand. I spend my leisure time in the mountains of North Carolina reading, fishing, hiking, paddlin... view profile
After a stint in the United States Army following college, I entered the police... more
After a stint in the United States Army following college, I entered the police academy and became a police officer. This training, experience and connections from having served in one of the world's most dangerous jobs created credibility with other police officers and ultimately led me to my career as an attorney. I am in my 20th year of practice, after attending law school while working full... view profile
Zimmerman Law Firm, P.C. is based in downtown Decatur, Georgia with experience... more
Zimmerman Law Firm, P.C. is based in downtown Decatur, Georgia with experience helping clients all over the country with legal issues in courts across the state of Georgia. Zimmerman Law Firm has an excellent record of successful results for clients with Ian Zimmerman being featured on the cover of the Daily Report, a Georgia magazine that solely focuses on the practice of law around the state... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.