Pierce Blitch

What To Do and Not to Do When Being Questioned by the Police

By Pierce Blitch The Fear Factor in Arrests Getting arrested is a daunting experience, and popular culture—through films, TV shows, and news—only amplifies this fear. However, it’s vital to remember that you have rights during an arrest. At The Nelson Law Group, we regularly represent clients who falter under the stress exerted by arresting and […]

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When Managing an Injury Claim, Optimizing Health Benefits is Key

By Pierce Blitch Injuries caused by a car accident can leave you swimming in medical bills and insurance paperwork. But is hiring an injury attorney in Georgia a smart move, or could you handle the claim on your own? Here, we dive into the real benefits of legal representation, especially when it comes to optimizing

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Why Change Your Name in Georgia? Understanding the Essentials

By Pierce Blitch In Georgia, adults and children may find themselves needing to change their names for a variety of reasons. While the process is generally straightforward, challenges can arise if you have a criminal record or lack a valid reason for the change. At The Nelson Law Group, we have successfully guided numerous clients

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Tackling Drug Charges Head-On Possession and Intent to Distribute

By Pierce Blitch Dealing with drug charges can send shivers down anyone’s spine. The thought of possibly spending time behind bars, alongside other severe consequences, is something no one wishes to encounter. Reflecting on past errors might bring some insight, but it doesn’t change the present challenges. Here, we’ll explore key drug charges you might

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Fighting Domestic Violence Charges in Evans, Georgia

By Pierce Blitch  Domestic violence charges in Georgia carry heavy consequences and can impact every facet of your life. Being convicted might lead to jail time, hefty fines, and a restraining order that restricts access to your home and children. A conviction tarnishes your reputation and permanently marks your record. Rapid Responses and Their Consequences

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Unveiling the Risks of DUI Charges on Bicycles

By Pierce Blitch When most people hear the term DUI, their thoughts immediately turn to car incidents. However, it’s important to remember that DUI charges aren’t limited to just motor vehicles.  Understanding the Legal Boundaries Driving under the influence encompasses more than just cars; it includes operating any vehicle, motorized or not, while impaired. The

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How to Obtain a Family Violence Protective Order in Georgia

By Pierce Blitch Conflicts within the family are some of the hardest to handle. When these conflicts turn violent, it’s crucial to know how to protect yourself legally. In Georgia, the Family Violence Act offers crucial protection and provides various legal remedies to those impacted by domestic abuse. Understanding the Scope of the Family Violence

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5 Essential Considerations for Your Divorce Case

By Pierce Blitch, Partner at The Nelson Law Group CALL THE NELSON LAW GROUP ATTORNEYS AT LAW TODAY TO DISCUSS YOUR CASE We fight for you, and we don’t back down. Every criminal charge holds potentially life-alteringconsequences. We don’t hold back on providing our clients the best possible criminal defenseavailable. Nearly all the attorneys at

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The Truth Behind Driving Under the Influence of Drugs Charges in Georgia

By Pierce Blitch Unveiling Georgia’s Approach to DUI Drugs Charges When it comes to driving under the influence (DUI) in Georgia, most people think of alcohol. But what about drugs? From prescription medications to recreational substances, the impact on driving can be significant and land you behind bars. Understanding how Georgia handles DUI Drugs offenses

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What Happens if Police Discover Drugs During an Unlawful Search?

As criminal defense attorneys based in Evans, Georgia, we often encounter cases where individuals face serious consequences due to the discovery of prohibited substances by law enforcement. From routine street encounters to searches of homes and vehicles, the discovery of drugs can lead to serious legal trouble, including incarceration, probation, and/or hefty fines. However, individuals

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Unveiling the Tactics of Charge Stacking: A Defendant’s Guide 

By Pierce Blitch In the realm of criminal law, negotiations often sway cases more than courtroom dramas. Plea agreements settle the vast majority of criminal cases, with about 98% of federal cases following suit, and state courts are no different. Yet, beneath the surface of these seemingly reasonable agreements lies a tactic that can tilt

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Why a Reckless Driving Charge in Georgia Demands Your Attention

By Pierce Blitch In the fast-paced world of everyday life, it’s easy to overlook the gravity of certain actions, particularly when it comes to breaking traffic laws. Even the most law-abiding citizens might find themselves exceeding speed limits or breezing through stop signs when they think nobody’s watching. But what many fail to realize is

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Arrested after a Search of Your Car? What You Need to Know

By Will Dasher Getting arrested after a search of your car by the police is a frightening reality that some may face. Knowing your rights is your safeguard. We at The Nelson Law Group are here to illuminate the path through the complexities of search, seizure, and the Fourth Amendment. Understanding Your Fourth Amendment Rights:

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