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.

Criminal Defense

Augusta, Georgia, Criminal Defense Attorneys Protecting Your Rights

Everyone makes mistakes. When these mistakes lead to serious criminal charges, you need the help on an experienced attorney to limit the impact on your life.

At the Augusta, Georgia, Law Offices of Shawn P. Hammond and Associates, we understand that people can find themselves in trouble with the law, regardless of their guilt or innocence. We provide non-judgmental representation aimed at protecting your rights and your future. As a former military man, criminal defense lawyer Shawn Hammond know how to aggressively fight to protect your best interests.

Contact the Law Offices of Shawn P. Hammond and Associates for a free telephone consultation. We’ll be by your side from day one of your case through its resolution.

Traffic Violations — Do You Really Deserve a Fine?

While traffic tickets may seem trivial, they can still have a negative effect on your life if not handled properly. Beyond costly fines, tickets can affect your ability to drive to work, your driver’s license and even your freedom. We fight traffic violations to help you avoid these consequences. The violations we defend against include:

  • Speeding tickets
  • Driving on a suspended license
  • Reckless driving
  • Driving without a license
  • Driving without insurance
  • Juvenile traffic violations

Drunk Driving — Can You Accept the Consequences of Conviction?

Georgia DUI laws are tough. If you are convicted of drunk driving, you could be forced to pay fines, do community service, be forced out of the military or even sent to jail. Don’t let this happen. Call our law firm as soon as possible to begin fighting the charges against you.

Drug Crimes — Was Your Arrest Handled Properly?

We represent people who have been arrested for drug crimes, including marijuana possession or distribution of methamphetamines. When we take your case, we thoroughly investigate law enforcement’s actions. If possible, we will challenge any illegal police procedures with the intent of fully protecting your rights.

Contact the Law Offices of Shawn P. Hammond and Associates for Aggressive Defense

Facing criminal charges is a frightening experience. Your emotions and worries may get in the way of good decision making. Backed by our knowledge of the law, we can provide you with the information you need to make informed decisions. You can count on us to fight hard for you. Contact our law firm at 706-993-2785 for strong defense aimed at eliminating or reducing the charges against you.