in Afghanistan and Iraq,
where he received 9 medals including a Bronze Star and Combat Infantryman’s Badge. He has been practicing law since 1996 with an exclusive focus on military law, criminal law, and family law.
Augusta Criminal Defense Lawyers
Protecting Your Interests With Confidence and Strength
If you are facing a serious legal challenge, it is very important to choose the right attorney. To maximize your chances of success, make sure you have the strongest, most competent legal representation you can find. Make sure you find a dependable lawyer who can get results.
At the law office of Shawn P. Hammond and Associates, we work hard to protect our clients’ interests, and we work smart to help them capitalize on important opportunities. Our extensive experience includes countless successful outcomes in the high-stakes areas of family law, criminal defense and personal injury.
Helping You Navigate the Challenges of Divorce and Family Matters
Family law involves challenging shifts in relationships, resolution of difficult conflicts and allocation of important resources — critical matters that need to be handled properly the first time. Our family law practice offers solution-oriented representation in matters involving:
- Divorce and dissolution of civil unions
- Child custody, grandparent custody and paternity cases
- Child support and alimony
- Property division and asset protection in divorce
- Adoption, including stepparent adoption
- Military divorce, military child custody and military benefits
Aggressive Defense Representation in Criminal, DUI, Juvenile and Traffic Cases
If you or a loved one has been accused of a crime, a DUI, a campus offense or a traffic violation in Georgia, we can help. We fight vigorously for our clients’ rights, providing strategic defense against:
- DUI charges and Breathalyzer refusal
- Traffic tickets for speeding and other violations
- Juvenile charges
- Campus crimes and student offense charges
- Felony and misdemeanor charges
Advocating for the Rights of Personal Injury Victims
Our firm advocates for the rights of those who have been hurt or killed because of negligence, as well as those who have been injured on the job. We are strategic and forceful in securing financial awards for victims of car and truck accidents and other serious accidents. In every personal injury, wrongful death and workers’ comp case we handle, our focus is on overcoming the opposition and winning proper compensation for our clients.
Contact an Augusta Family Law Attorney | Thomson Criminal Defense Attorney
With more than 15 years of practice experience involving thousands of cases, and more than 25 years of military experience, trial attorney Shawn Hammond has the skill and confidence to help you resolve your legal matter as smoothly and as quickly as possible. Contact the firm to learn more.
- Family Law
- Child Custody
- Criminal Defense
- Military Law
- Military Divorce
- Personal Injury
- Probate Court