Protecting Your Rights
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The amos law firm, llc

Criminal Defense

Family Law

Attorney

Advocating for Our Clients Since 2010

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with a satellite office in Smyrna, Georgia, The Amos Law Firm, LLC represents clients throughout the State of Georgia. Our firm specializes in Felony and Misdemeanor Criminal Law cases as well as various types of Family Law cases. We are dedicated to protecting your rights and ensuring that you have the best possible representation for your legal matter.  We bring extensive experience and professionalism to every case and tailor our services to your individual needs and concerns.

Our Founding Attorney, Shelese Amos Carter, has been practicing law for well over a decade. Ms. Amos Carter started her own law firm, The Amos Law Firm, LLC, in 2010 after working for several years as a Senior Prosecutor in Forsyth County, Georgia. As a Senior Assistant Solicitor General, she successfully prosecuted over a thousand criminal cases but realized early on that her passion was in helping people solve problems. She is a firm believer in protecting the rights of her clients and zealously advocating for those who need her help. 

Going to court can be a frightening experience and the law can be confusing. That's why our law firm specializes in fighting for you and helping you win your case. Call our office today to set up a consultation or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to inquire whether our services are right for you.

 

 

 

Contact

➤ LOCATIONs

4780 Ashford Dunwoody Rd. Suite A, #323
Atlanta, Georgia 30338


2451 Cumberland Pkwy SE
Suite 3344
Atlanta, Georgia 30339


Office Hours: 8:30am - 5:00pm

Evening & Weekend Appointments Available


☎ CONTACT Information

Office: (678) 900-2239

Facsimile: (678) 868-1102

Shelese@theamosfirm.com


Areas of Practice


criminal defense

Criminal Law is ever changing, and to be successful, you must stay ahead of the curve and remain knowledgeable about the law. The Amos Law Firm specializes in criminal defense work. Being accused of a crime is serious.  You could be facing incarceration, lengthy probation and hefty fines. Also, a criminal conviction can remain on your criminal record for the rest of your life. Our firm takes cases throughout Georgia and we are committed to zealously fighting your case and making sure you have the best possible legal defense. Don't go to court alone when so much is at stake. Call us for a free consultation today and let our firm help.


probation violations

Are you on misdemeanor or felony probation? Has your probation officer accused you of violating the terms of your probation? Are you unable to pay your fines? We can help. A violation of probation can result in incarceration and/or amending the terms of your sentence. The burden of proof for a probation violation is much lower than for a criminal conviction, so it is much easier for the State to violate your probation. Our firm can help you navigate this situation. Call us today for a free consultation.


misdemeanor & traffic cases

A misdemeanor charge is punishable by up to one year in prison and/or up to a $1000 fine. A misdemeanor or traffic conviction can remain on your criminal history for the rest of your life. Depending on the charge, it may affect your ability to drive, where you live and/or if you are able to possess a firearm. Our firm handles misdemeanor and traffic cases throughout the State of Georgia. We take cases such as DUI, Domestic Violence, Possession of Marijuana, Shoplifting, Bad Checks, Speeding and Suspended License, just to name a few. Don’t go to court alone. Call us to schedule a free consultation. We can help.


family law

Family Law is always evolving and to prevail in this arena, you must stay abreast of the many changes and be knowledgeable of the law. The Amos Law Firm specializes in Family Law cases. We understand that being a party to a Family Law case can be very difficult and emotionally draining. Nothing is more important than having a happy family life and that's where we come in.  We are committed to zealously fighting for you! Call us today for a consultation and let our firm be your advocate.


felony cases

The Amos Law Firm handles most felony cases. Being accused of a felony charge is serious. Your liberty may be at stake and a felony charge can remain on your criminal history for the rest of your life. Having a felony on your criminal record may affect your ability to get a job, to vote and to possess a firearm. Our firm handles felony cases throughout the State of Georgia. We take cases such as Drug Charges, Forgery, Theft, Shoplifting, Violent Crimes, Sex Crimes and Burglary to name a few. Don’t go to court alone. You need an attorney skilled in Criminal Law who can protect your rights! Call us today to schedule a free consultation. We will fight for you.


divorce/child custody & Support

The Amos Law Firm handles all types of Family Law cases such as Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support Modifications, Legitimation, Contempt, Temporary Protective Order Hearings and Adoptions. We know that going to court for a Family Law issue can be difficult and nerve-racking.  When your family life and your happiness are at stake, you need an attorney who understands the ins and outs of Family Law. Don't go to court alone. Call us today to schedule for a consultation. We understand and we can help.


Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
— Martin Luther King, Jr.
 

 
 

Let's Chat.

Use the form below to contact us regarding your legal inquiry. Please be as detailed as possible. Include the area of expertise needed along with any specific requests. To help us best service your inquiry, we recommend that you first describe the issue you’re having before telling us what you want to achieve. You may also email or call us to make an appointment. Submitting this form does not create an attorney-client relationship. An attorney-client relationship will not be established until after an initial consultation, our attorney agrees to accept your case and your retainer fee is paid and accepted. Please do not include confidential or highly sensitive information on this form as our firm must determine if we represent anyone with an opposing interest in your case.

For employment opportunities, please email us your resume. We’re always looking for new and exceptional talent to lead the firm into uncharted fields of practice. We welcome your inquiry.

 

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