Lisa’s true calling is defending the accused. She zealously fights for her clients constitutional rights. A true advocate understands that in every case there is more than initially meets the eye. Lisa spends time carefully listening and understanding her client’s situation. She fights to protect her client’s constitutional rights, specifically the Fourth Amendment protection against unlawful searches and seizures and the Fifth and Sixth Amendment right to remain silent.
If retained early in the process, she is able to represent her client in dealing with investigators and can prevent or at least ease the arrest process. Lisa can help to obtain a bond and avoid having her client’s sit in jail until the preliminary hearing. Atlanta criminal defense attorney, Lisa Wells, carefully reviews the charges and facts, and analyzes potential constitutional violations. She evaluates the prosecution’s burden, defenses, and potential sentencing issues. Her work ethic, compassion and devotion is recognized and appreciated by clients and colleagues alike.
Lisa is a member of the Cobb County and Sandy Springs Bar Associations. She is also a member of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, and is admitted to the Georgia Court of Appeals and Georgia Supreme Court.
Past Positions: Clayton County Georgia Office of the District Attorney
Bar Admissions: State Bar of Georgia, 2009
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