North Georgia and Metro Atlanta Criminal Defense

If you have been accused of a crime, arrested or even investigated, contact our law firm right away. Attorney Walter L. Lutes will help protect your rights, explain any consequences of the charges and defend you to protect your freedom and future.

When your freedom is on the line, let the Law Offices of Walter L. Lutes effortlessly guide you through the process.

North Georgia Criminal Defense Attorney

Have you been charged with a criminal offense and are wondering what will happen next?  If so, Criminal Defense Attorney Walter Lutes can offer you dedicated criminal defense expertise.

Operating out of offices in Cherokee and Cobb County, Attorney Walter Lutes also represents people charged with criminal offenses in the following counties:  Pickens, Forsyth, Gilmer, Fannin, Dawson, and Bartow.  He can and will expertly defend all misdemeanors and felony cases, and wants to assist you with your case from start to finish.

Drug Possession

Possession of an ounce of marijuana or less is a misdemeanor crime only worth up to a year in jail, but a Violation of the Georgia Controlled Substance Act carries a potential 2 to 15 years sentence for the first arrest. Drug Possession Attorney Walter Lutes will help you understand what you are facing and what your options are.

Drug charges are often heavily dependent on physical evidence, and are often the result of a questionable search. Georgia Attorney Walter Lutes will also explore with you possible defenses and even possibilities for diversion.


DUI Attorney Walter Lutes has successfully defended people charged with Driving under the Influence.  Working for the best result in a DUI case is especially important, as a conviction can have lifelong consequences. A DUI conviction will stay on your driving record forever.

Possible penalties include fines, probation, jail time and license suspension or revocation.  You only have 10 days after your arrest to get an ALS hearing to fight the license suspension.  DUI Attorney Walter Lutes will make sure you don’t miss the deadline if he is your attorney.

Time is of the Essence

Once you are arrested, the clock ticks down for important legal deadlines.  Whether it be applying to keep your license after a DUI arrest or asking for a jury trial, you don’t want to give up your rights forever because you didn’t know you had to ask for what you needed.

Criminal Defense Attorney is dedicated to making sure you get the best result possible.  He realizes the importance of your case, and the urgency with which it should be treated.

If you are in Holly Springs, Woodstock, Marietta, Kennesaw, Cumming or Acworth, he is available to take your case.  If you have any questions at all, call The Lutes Law Firm for a free consultation today.

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