Probation Violation Attorney in Woodstock, Georgia
Jay G. Wall Law
If you have been arrested and charged with probation violation, it is paramount that you retain a reliable Georgia criminal defense attorney to help build your defense. Law Office of Jay G. Wall is committed to offering trusted legal counsel and skilled representation to individuals facing probation violation charges.
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Common Ways Probation Is Violated
A probation violation occurs when a defendant who is under probation (probationer) fails to comply with one or more terms or conditions of their probation. Here are some common ways to violate probation in Georgia:
As a skilled Georgia probation violations attorney, Jay G. Wall can investigate every aspect of your case, determine the probation terms that were violated, and help strategize your defense.
Types of Probation Violations in Georgia
In the state of Georgia, probation may be violated in any of the following ways:
A technical violation occurs when a probationer ignores or violates a technical condition of their probation, such as non-payment of court-ordered fines, fees, or restitution.
Special Condition Violations
A special condition violation occurs when a probationer ignores or violates a special condition of their probation, such as failure to comply with alcohol or drug testing.
A substantive violation occurs when a probationer is arrested and charged for committing another offense while under probation.
If you or someone you know has recently been charged with a probation violation, you need to speak with a dependable criminal defense attorney right away.
Your legal counsel can evaluate the conditions that were violated and help you understand the possible penalties and ramifications.
Consequences of Probation Violation in Georgia
Whether you will be facing fresh criminal charges
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If you’ve been charged with a probation violation, contact my law firm online or call my office in Woodstock today at (678) 362-3176 to schedule your consultation.
Warning or Request to Appear in Court
When a probation officer reports a violation, a warrant will be issued for your arrest. Next, you will be asked to attend a court hearing.
Determination of Violation
During the hearing, the judge will ask your probation officer some questions to determine whether a violation occurred. The judge will also ask your probation officer for some recommendations on whether to revoke your probation or not. If the judge determines that probation has been violated, a penalty may be issued.
Sentencing and Possible Penalties
Change the conditions of your probation
How Skilled Advocacy Can Help
Trying to defend your probation violation allegations without reliable guidance is never advisable. If you’re found to be a violator, your probation may be changed, revoked, or terminated, and you might face additional penalties. When arrested for probation violation, you need to act quickly and retain a criminal defense attorney for proper counsel.
Attorney Jay Wall has devoted his career to handling criminal cases and protecting individuals facing probation violation charges. As your legal counsel, he can represent you vigorously in court and uphold your rights. Above all, you can leverage his extensive experience as a former criminal prosecutor to your advantage and seek the most favorable outcome for your unique situation.
Call Today for Help
If you’ve been charged with a probation violation, contact my law firm online or call my office in Woodstock today at (678) 362-3176 to schedule your consultation. Attorney Jay Wall can offer you the strong representation and detailed guidance you need in your probation violation case.
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