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Top 10 Signs You are Representing a Walking Dead Character in Court

Top 10 Signs You are Representing a Walking Dead Character in Court

The Top 10 Signs . . . A recent DUI arrest involving an actor in Atlanta’s beloved TV show, The Walking Dead got us thinking… what would it be like to actually represent one of the characters from the hit AMC show in court? While it is unlikely that a zombie apocalypse will happen in […]

Common Legal Language in the Courtroom 101

Common Legal Language in the Courtroom 101                    If you ever have to serve on a jury or are in the difficult position of sitting before a judge, it may help to know some of the language commonly used in the courtroom. You are probably familiar with […]

Hollywood and the Courtroom

Hollywood Loves the Courtroom Courtrooms are depicted as an exciting and mysterious places where justice is doled out with flair and awesome makeup. While it may not be exactly like the movies, we still love to see the roles of justice played well on the big screen. Here are a few all-time favorites: To Kill A […]

Spring Festival Time is Around the Corner

The last few cold fronts make it hard to believe that Atlanta’s famous Spring Festival Season is just around the corner. To get us through these final freezing weeks of winter, we thought we would share a few of them, so you can start planning how to de-thaw this March: St. Patrick’s Day Parade – […]

Sobriety Checkpoint Answers from a DUI Lawyer

Sobriety Checkpoint Answers from a DUI Lawyer It is common in the state of Georgia to come across a Sobriety Checkpoint. These are legal roadblocks that police set up to stop oncoming motorists and ensure that they catch drivers who have been drinking. There have been many videos circulating on social media where individuals refuse […]

Is Your New Year’s Resolution to Drink Less?

Is Your New Year’s Resolution to Drink Less? One of the most common New Year’s Resolutions is drinking less alcohol. If that is one of the things on your list, here are some suggestions from experts to make this resolution stick: Set a goal. Make a decision about how much and how often. Experts recommend […]

A Peek at October’s Strange Court Cases

Sometimes strange things happen in the courtroom. In honor of the month of October, here are some of our four favorite Strange Court Cases from this month: The Battle of the Grave – The month of Halloween brought the end of a court case involving the great American athlete Jim Thorpe. He did not have […]

You’ve Been Arrested for a DUI in Georgia… What Should You Do Now?

You’ve Been Arrested for a DUI in Georgia… What Should You Do Now? If you have ever been arrested for a DUI in Georgia , you know that the legal process can be overwhelming. Before you make any decisions about how to proceed, it is a good idea to consider the different variables surrounding the case. […]

Understanding the Different Types of Traffic School in Georgia

The stores are stocked with pencils and dorm supplies. Parents seem to have a little more bounce in their step. In the spirit of the time of year, we at Schiavone Law thought it would be a good time to tell you about the different types of Traffic School in Georgia. 1. ADAP – If […]