Aggressive Criminal Defense Attorneys

Why should you hire us? Each of our lawyers have a Superb Avvo Rating, and our firm was honored by Georgia Trend by being named in the Legal Elite.

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Satisfied Clients Are Our Top Priority

"Sending a BIG THANK YOU to you Ashleigh for all your help and support in getting my husband/family life back on track. Although this has been a long journey for us you have guided us to the end of the tunnel where the light shines so bright."

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Success In & Out of the Courtroom

For nearly two decades, our firm has fought hard for our clients, which has resulted in excellent case results. From a not guilty verdict in a murder jury trial to case dismissals, our criminal defense team has frequently emerged victorious.

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Marietta Criminal Defense Attorney

Highly-Reviewed Defense Firm Serving Marietta, GA

The Merchant Law Firm is a husband-and-wife team of criminal defense attorneys who are among the leaders in the Georgia legal community. From their office in Marietta, they represent clients throughout Metro Atlanta. Ashleigh Merchant is frequently featured on the local and national news media, where she is called upon to share her commentary on major criminal cases. She has also been included in the 2014 Georgia Super Lawyers® Rising Starsâ„  edition. The Rising Stars list is compiled based on an exhaustive process of peer review and nominations, and it comprises no more than 2.5% of attorneys in the state. John B. Merchant was featured in the Georgia Super Lawyers® Rising Starsâ„  editions for 2009 through 2011. Both our attorneys have earned the prestigious 10.0 Superb score on attorney rating website Avvo. Choose us if you want to have confidence that your case is in good hands. Contact us now for a free case evaluation to meet our attorneys and learn more about why you should hire us.

Defending Your Rights Against Criminal Charges

We represent clients in cases across the spectrum of criminal defense. You can come to us after an arrest for driving under the influence, possession of marijuana or shoplifting. We can help your family after your child has been charged with a juvenile crime. We can defend your rights if you have been accused of a sex crime, domestic violence or even a major felony such as murder. Our attorneys are recognized for having the mettle to effectively represent clients in cases where the death penalty is possible. Furthermore, we are also capable of representing clients in federal criminal cases.

Contact Marietta Criminal Defense Lawyers Today

For more than 18 years, we have been fighting for the rights of the accused. Maybe you are innocent and have been falsely accused of committing a crime. Perhaps you did commit the crime in the heat of the moment. Maybe you are simply a good person who made a bad mistake. We believe that everyone deserves a second chance, and we want to defend your right to fair treatment under law. Take action now by contacting us for your initial consultation. Tell us your side of the story. Learn about your rights. Get started on a strategy for your defense. Call us at (404) 828-0969 or contact us online.

The Merchant Law Firm proudly serves those who are wrongfully accused in Marietta and the surrounding communities, including Kennesaw, Smyrna, Acworth and Dunwoody.

Arrested? The Merchant Law Firm can help!
341 Lawrence Street Northeast
Marietta, GA 30060
(404) 828-0969

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