Mr. Hammond served 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.

Carl G. Schluter

Carl G. Schluter

Evans, Georgia
866-901-0209 (Toll Free)

Born in Auburn, New York, raised in North Augusta, South Carolina, and having attended undergraduate school at the University of South Carolina in Aiken, Carl G. Schluter earned his Juris Doctorate from the Walter F. George School of Law in Macon, Georgia in 2001 as well as a certificate in Advanced Legal Writing, Researching and Drafting.

As a staff attorney for Georgia Legal Services, Carl represented the low income and elderly in a fourteen county area focusing on such issues as: divorce, child custody, child support and protective orders. As a former prosecutor, he is knowledgeable in the defenses of criminal law including DUI's, battery, traffic offenses and drug related cases.

With an excellent reputation with the Augusta Bar Association and known as a very honest and hard working attorney by his peers, Carl G. Schluter will work with you to provide the legal representation that you deserve.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Court
  • Personal Injury
  • Adoption

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2002


  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D. - 2001
    • Honors: Certificate in Advanced Legal Writing, Research & Drafting
  • University of South Carolina at Aiken, Aiken, South Carolina
    • B.S. cum laude - 1997
    • Major: Finance

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Columbia County Republician Party, Attorney, 2011 - Present
  • Columbia County Chamber of Commerce, Member, 2010 - Present
  • Safe Homes of Augusta, Board Member, 2010 - Present
  • Augusta Bar Association, Member, 2002 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Schluter Law Firm, Sole Practitioner, 2008 - 2010
  • Richmond County Solicitor General, ASG, 2006 - 2008
  • Georgia Legal Services, Staff Attorney, 2003 - 2006

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer, Safe Homes of Augusta, 2003 - Present
  • Volunteer, Georgia Legal Services, 2003 - Present


  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Omega Delta Kappa