Practice Description

If you are facing criminal charges in an Atlanta-area based court, enlist one of the top criminal defense firms in the state. Andersen, Tate & Carr, P.C.’s award-winning criminal defense attorney team has experience arguing cases in all nine of Atlanta’s major counties and beyond.

Our lawyers are familiar with the court systems in Clayton, DeKalb, Gwinnett, Cobb, Fulton, Douglas, Coweta, Henry and Fayette counties, as well as the municipal court system for the city of Atlanta. Let our skills and experience give your criminal defense case the chance it needs to reduce your charges or completely exonerate you.

Get one of the best Atlanta criminal defense attorneys you can find when you Contact Us to start your preliminary consultation today. Simply use our convenient online contact form or call us directly at 770-822-0900.

An Exemplary Atlanta Criminal Defense Lawyer Team

You can place your highest trust in our criminal defense team, which has tried over one hundred jury and bench trials to date, to provide you the full-service strategy and expert legal guidance your unique case demands.

Mr. Patrick McDonough and Ms. Trinity Hundredmark are both:

  • AVVO Rated 10/10
  • AV Rated Preeminent
  • Super Lawyers

Mr. McDonough is the head of our criminal defense division. He previously worked as a district attorney, giving him insight into how the court system typically handles certain cases. In total, Mr. McDonough has worked alongside all forty-eight of Georgia’s District Attorney’s Offices, in addition to three U.S. Attorney’s Offices. He and your appointed attorney can keep you updated on the best strategies available to you while helping you understand how the mental process of a judge, district attorney, or prosecutor might work.

With the knowledge and experience Mr. McDonough has gathered while working with dozens of Georgia District Attorneys’ Offices, he can be sure that you will pursue the optimal legal strategy given your current standing and any avenues available to you. Throughout the process, you are always kept informed and in-control while receiving regular updates on actions, motions, and critical court dates.

We have experience in successfully defending clients in the following cases:

  • Misdemeanors
  • Drug Charges
  • DUI Offenses
  • White-Collar Crime
  • Shoplifting
  • And More

Our Atlanta criminal defense lawyers treat every client with the personal attention they deserve. One-on-one consultations are emphasized, and we pride ourselves on developing long-term relationships throughout the criminal defense process and long after your last court date has been held.

A History of Criminal Defense Successes With High-Profile Clients

Some of the most prestigious names in the state of Georgia have looked to Andersen, Tate & Carr to help them avoid having criminal charges lead to a permanent effect on their lives. These past clients have included NFL players, state senators, former Olympic stars, and prominent business owners all across the state.

The Atlanta Journal Constitution even once referred to as Mr. McDonough as a “legal legend in suburbia” after successfully exonerating Atlanta Falcons player Jonathan Babineaux from felony animal cruelty charges he was facing.

Speak to an Atlanta Criminal Defense Attorney Today

If you want the guidance and skill of someone with a proven record and deep insight into the prosecution process for state and county criminal courts, then look to the criminal defense lawyers in Atlanta that the newsmakers trust.

Contact Us Today to speak with an experienced Atlanta criminal defense attorney for a consultation and case review. Call 770-822-0900, email us at or use our convenient contact form linked above.

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