Criminal Defense Attorney


Having an attorney who knows and is active in the several criminal Courts in and around Augusta GA and CSRA area can make all the difference in your case. Having a strong advocate and counselor by your side who has spent years building and maintaining relationships with the Judges, prosecutors, law enforcement officers, probation officers and court staff in Augusta GA gives our firm an edge over others, and is critical to obtaining the best possible result for you or your loved ones who have been accused of or are under investigation for committing a crime.


The best criminal defense lawyer is the one who is there to handle all legal aspects of your case every step of the way. He or she will be completely prepared for all stages of your case and will be able to advocate for and counsel you at every stage.


The attorneys at The Nelson Law Group aggressively work to protect your reputation and possibly prevent arrest. Our attorneys are criminal defense trial specialists, and have years of combined experience defending clients in Augusta and throughout Georgia against the full range of criminal charges. In every case we handle we ensure that every avenue of preparation and analysis is undertaken to ensure your rights are protected to ensure the best chance for a positive outcome in your case. Often as a result of this preparation your matters can be resolved without the need for trial, but are fully prepared to proceed to trial if needed.


We work collaboratively. When you hire an attorney from The Nelson Law Group you know you have a group of attorneys who are committed to your case and to the practice of criminal defense representation. Our firm has a team of attorneys that have different strengths and backgrounds who often collaborate to work to together to obtain the results you are looking for in your case.


We know the importance of protecting your criminal record. If you’ve been charged with or are being investigated for a criminal offense for the first time we understand the anxiety that a criminal record can bring. We use our expertise to work diligently on your behalf to ensure that criminal conviction does not tarnish your future where possible.


We put a premium on the accessibility of our criminal defense attorneys and support staff. We are committed to providing you with support every step of the way and will ensure that all of your phone calls, emails, and letters are returned in a timely manner.


Being charged with an offense can be extremely stressful and can impact you in every element of your and your family’s life. When the weight of the legal system is bearing down on you and those you love, the attorneys at The Nelson Law Group are advocates and counselors committed to treating our clients with professionalism, courtesy and compassion.


Don’t rely on a public defender or an attorney just a few years out of law school. Put your faith and trust in attorneys who know how to cost-effectively obtain your best possible outcome. Our attorneys have years of prosecution and criminal litigation experience which we use on a daily basis to resolve our clients’ cases. At The Nelson Law Group we will help you mitigate criminal charges and accusations, and we will help you get your life back to normal as quickly as possible.


Our seasoned trial lawyers can aggressively protect your rights and best interests in the following areas:

  • Federal crimes
  • State crimes
  • White collar crimes
  • Drug crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • Violent Crimes
  • Domestic Violence
  • Theft Crimes
  • Fraud and Forgery
  • DUI

We fight for you, and we don’t back down. Every criminal charge holds potentially life-altering consequences. We don’t hold back on providing our clients the best possible criminal defense available.