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Defense of Serious State Felony Charges

Defense of Serious State Felony Charges in Athens, GA


A Powerful Felony Defense Lawyer Protecting Your Rights and Freedom

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Athens felony defense lawyer Kim T. Stephens has defended people charged with crimes across the state of Georgia for more than two decades. Kim Stephens has won or successfully resolved serious felony criminal cases in Athens-Clarke County, Gainesville, Hall County, Jackson County, Madison County, Oconee County, Oglethorpe County, Hart County and other counties throughout northeast Georgia. He has also been successful in superior, state and local courts in Macon, Augusta, central Georgia, Gwinnett County, Atlanta, Fulton County, Douglas County, Forsyth County, Barrow County, and most every other county in the metro Atlanta area. Stephens has won or successfully resolved numerous high profile cases in Athens and Atlanta, including representing Atlanta Falcons’ football players, UGA athletes, as well as professionals such as doctors and real estate agents throughout the state of Georgia. Felony defense attorney Stephens understands the damaging impact of the media on successful individuals charged with serious crimes and works to minimize the impact on reputation and home life in addition to aggressively defending the charges.

Learn more about felonies in Georgia

In Georgia, a felony is an offense that is punishable by imprisonment of one year or more. Most serious felony offenses carry mandatory sentences of five, 10 or even 25 years or more, without the possibility of parole. These lengthy mandatory minimum laws make it even more important that you retain an experienced criminal defense lawyer who has been successful in representing people charged with serious felony offenses.

Kim T. Stephens has successfully defended many people charged with:

  • Drug trafficking crimes
  • Drug distribution and possession crimes
  • Sex offenses including rape, sexual battery and “date rape”
  • Child molestation, aggravated child molestation, enticing a child for indecent purposes and statutory rape
  • Vehicular homicide
  • Theft and fraud
  • Financial crimes, financial transaction card fraud and financial transaction card theft
  • Identity theft
  • Embezzlement
  • Juvenile offenses
  • Violent crimes
  • Murder

When your freedom is on the line, hire a powerful defense

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For more information and advice about your specific case and our ability to help, call our Athens office today 706-548-3933 or visit our contact us page to make an appointment to talk to Athens felony defense attorney Kim T. Stephens personally and in complete confidence. We never charge for the initial consultation.