Applying for the Criminal Defense Program


GJP provides criminal defense services in Fulton and DeKalb Counties. Learn more about our criminal defense model here

We do not take the following cases:

  • Domestic Violence
  • Sex Crimes
  • Federal Cases
  • Child Abuse
  • Cases Outside Fulton or Dekalb Counties
  • Post-Convictions
  • Vehicle Violations

You may apply to our criminal defense program by completing the following steps: 

Step 1: 

Call our criminal intake at 404-827-0027 ext. 231 OR speak with a member of our intake staff by coming into our office. They will ask you for key information needed to move forward. 

*If the individual in need of services is currently incarcerated, a friend or family member may call on their behalf. 

Step 2:  

Come in to fill out your application in person. 

*If the individual in need of services is currently incarcerated, we will mail an application to the individual at the detention facility. 

You must bring a police report in order for the application to be complete. You can request a police report from the arresting agency. 

Step 3: GJP will notify you of our decision and next steps. Processing applications may take several weeks.