Teston & Burruss, PC

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Criminal Defense

Experienced Counsel

You’ve been charged with a crime and are rightfully afraid that your freedom and future are at risk. At Teston & Burruss, PC, we’ll meet with you and take you step by step through the criminal justice process personally. We’re experienced in helping clients from pre- arrest investigations all the way through trial. We will fight for you every step of the way.

Criminal Defense Cases


Teston & Burruss Criminal defense lawyers specialize in defense of individuals and companies charged with criminal activity. Our defense lawyers fulfill many important roles during the course of a criminal case.


If you are charged of criminal activity, a prosecutor has to prove your guilt to a jury beyond a reasonable doubt. At Teston & Burruss, our criminal defense lawyers understand the severity of felony offenses and the importance of taking an aggressive approach to fight against these charges. You need to call a skilled lawyer first thing to protect your rights after an arrest on suspicion of any felony.

Violation of Probation

Probation is usually given to first time offenders or non-violent crimes. In some cases jail time can be avoided with a sentence of probation. Probation is a type of a lenient sentence usually given to those convicted of a less serious offense.

Drug Related Crime

Drug crimes fall under both state and federal laws. State laws are usually narrower as long as they don’t conflict with federal laws. Federal laws have longer sentences than state laws which has shorter sentences. Whatever type of drug law is involved, having a drug conviction on your record can have severe consequences.

Juvenile Court

A juvenile court is a court where crimes are committed by young children who are not old enough to be considered as adults. Georgia laws states anyone under the age of 17 juvenile, if convicted they are considered as delinquents and not criminals.


The penalties for DUI (driving under the influence) and DWI (driving while intoxicated) offenses can be very serious. If you’ve been arrested for DUI or DWI and want to fight the charge, you should understand all of the defenses that may be available to you.

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400 Brenau Avenue NE Gainesville, GA 30501

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