Unrivaled Experience Criminal Defense Representation Focused on You

With 20 years of criminal justice experience and having been a former prosecutor, Attorney Brian Hansford has the depth of knowledge many other defense attorneys just don't have. This experience allows him to build effective cases that produce the best possible results for his clients.    

  • Avvo Clients Choice Award 2022
  • Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • AVVO 10.0
  • Avvo Client Choice
  • Super Lawyers

Alpharetta Criminal Defense Attorney

Serving Forsyth County, Fulton County, Johns Creek, Sandy Springs & Cumming

When you face criminal charges in the city of Alpharetta, GA, you don’t just need a lawyer—you need a solution.

Facing criminal charges of any kind is a situation that no one wants to experience. However, suppose you are under arrest in Alpharetta, Georgia, on any charge.

It is critical to know your rights and what you can do in this situation. Defense lawyers serving Alpharetta, GA are a necessary asset if you intend to fight the charges against you.

Whether you know you have broken the law or were accused wrongfully of any crimes you did not commit, legal representation is paramount when defending your rights.

With over 20 years of experience, a 10.0 Superb AVVO Rating, and ranking among Super Lawyers®, Attorney Brian Hansford can help you fight for your rights and protect your future. Whether you face a DUI or you face criminal charges with a sex crime, Brian Hansford Law is on your side.

Call (678) 647-6444 now to schedule a free consultation about what to do next.

When Should You Hire A Criminal Defense Attorney?

You need to hire a criminal defense lawyer if there are charges against you that could result in you doing jail time. Hiring an attorney for your crime earlier in the process puts you in a suitable place to save money on legal fees and help put together a defensive representation.

At Brian Hansford Law, our lawyer understands how rough the process of being arrested, handcuffed, fingerprinted, and charged can be.

But that is only from the start. Next, attorney Brian Hansford will take the time to listen to your side of the story, describe the criminal charges against you, and counsel you concerning the best method to your strategy based on cases surrounding your alleged crime.

Our Alpharetta attorney practice is ready to protect our client’s constitutional rights. Our law firm in GA can help you understand your legal rights and defend them at all stages in the defense process.

Providing Criminal Defense Representation to Alpharetta, GA Clients

Being charged with a crime is scary. Suddenly, you have prosecutors and law enforcement doing everything they can to paint you as a villain and make sure you suffer the total penalty of the law.

During our initial consultation, our criminal defense team will review the charges and evidence filed against you to help you better tell your side of the story.

In addition, our criminal defense attorney in Alpharetta, GA maintains effective relationships with other legal professionals and personnel throughout the Alpharetta area, and our law firm can leverage them for your benefit as needed.

About Alpharetta

In the 1830s, early American settlers and pioneers trekked to Alpharetta in the hopes of owning land and raising families among rich, fertile farmland. What began as a humble agrarian community blossomed into a trading post that persevered through the Civil War, smallpox epidemic, and the Great Depression has now become the 12th largest city in Georgia. It is a vibrant city in the Atlanta metropolitan area that is home to 66,566 residents. Locals and tourists alike can find entertainment at the renowned Ameris Bank Amphitheatre, explore small-town Southern charm in a stroll through Downtown Alpharetta, or visit the Walk of Memories to pay tribute to our American veterans who served in every key world event in the past century. At Alpharetta, there is no shortage of quaint sights and the Southern hospitality our firm is eager to provide.

Contact Our Criminal Defense Law Firm in Alpharetta to Build Your Case Now

A former GA prosecutor on your side will better understand the strategies used against you. Brian Hansford Law can help plan a strong strategy in your favor and keep you updated throughout the legal process.

Your rights and freedom are our priority.

Call now to schedule your confidential consultation and plan a strategy to preserve your name and reputation serving Alpharetta, GA.

Don't Leave Anything to Chance

You need a defense team that not only will walk with you through the whole process, but one that has the experience and track record to aggressively stand up against the prosecution. 

Client Reviews

Don't Take Our Word For It
  • Previous Client

    Brian and Erin were so patient and encouraging

  • Previous Client

    Brian helped my daughter out more than I ever expected!

  • Jason

    Intelligent, dedicated, and wise.

  • Previous Client

    They were on top of my case from day one.

  • Gerrie and Julian T.

    Very compassionate, diligent, and experienced.

  • Previous Client

    Brian was amazing to work with.

  • Previous Client

    They even got back to me on weekends.

  • Cindy

    An amazing and knowledgeable attorney.

  • Previous Client

    If ratings could go to a 10, He would be an 11.

  • Dan

    They provided good, solid advice to my family.

  • Previous Client

    Excellent, caring representation and a good result.

  • James

    Outstanding and efficient job.

  • Jason

    My case was concluded favorably.

  • Lynette

    I am FOREVER GRATEFUL to Brian.

  • Shawn

    We were able to get my charges dropped.

  • Previous Client

    He mapped out a plan and got it done.

  • Previous Client

    I always felt like I knew exactly where my case stood.

  • Brandy

    Kept us informed every step of the way.

  • Previous Client

    Brian and his team helped calmed my nerves.

  • Justin

    I enjoyed working with him and Erin

  • Frankie

    He will fight to make sure you are given a fair shake

  • Jessica

    Forever grateful to this attorney and would hire him again in a split second

  • Marie

    Represented by the best legal team in the area

  • Previous Client

    Well worth the time and money.

  • Sarah

    Mr. Hansford put my mind at ease

  • Previous Client

    Please call on Brian Hansford, you will NOT be disappointed.

  • Marianne

    Super responsive and great to work with

  • John

    Beyond competent, knowledgeable and worth 10x his fee

  • David

    Works for your best interest and gets results

  • Jason

    Professional and maintained a line of communication throughout my case

  • Doug

    Mr. Hansford is a valuable asset to have on your side

  • Vicky

    Always very professional and thorough

  • Kathleen

    Immediate, thorough, thoughtful and very professional representation

  • Joe

    I attribute the success to the outstanding service provided by Mr. Hansford

  • Chris I.

    Forever grateful for his help and success in our legal issues

  • Previous Client

    Brian is well-respected in the Alpharetta courts

  • Previous Client

    Earned his status as a top lawyer because of his warmhearted and amazing attitude in his field

  • Previous Client

    On point from the very beginning and kept me and my family in the loop

  • Previous Client

    Attentive, understanding, and thorough in the research and execution of defense

  • Bill

    His team did better than I could have ever expected

Decades of Award-Winning Experience

When you have law enforcement and prosecutors working to put you away for a crime, the only strategy that works is aggressive, strong defense.

Since 1999, Attorney Brian Hansford has seen how the criminal justice system works and what needs to happen for clients to preserve their freedom. So let our law firm work with you to tell your side of the story and prove your innocence.

Our defense lawyers serving Alpharetta can use many strategies to help you secure a favorable outcome. In many crimes cases, simply requesting and examining evidence can offer helpful insight that could prove crucial to your case. So let us put our criminal law experience to work to ensure you have the best possible chance at a ruling in your favor. Call (678) 647-6444 and schedule your free consultation to get started.

What Sets Us Apart

4 Reasons that Make Us the Right Choice
  • First Class Representation

    At Brian Hansford Law, you get a defense team that will give you their undivided attention to your case. We take the time to understand your situation and meticulously prepare your case in an effort to achieve the best possible result.

  • Former Prosecutor

    Having been a former prosecutor, Brian Hansford understands both sides of the criminal justice system. This experience helps him design an effective defense for his clients.

  • Fierce Trial Attorney

    Many attorneys are afraid to go to trial - NOT US! We aggressively prepare every case as if it will go to trial.

  • 20 Years of Experience

    There's no substitution for experience. With 20 years of practicing law, our team has handled all kinds of charges from misdemeanors to some of the most complex and serious crimes.

Brian Hansford
Meet Your Attorney

Attorney Brian Hansford has more than 20 years of experience and he is the leading criminal defense attorney at the firm. He has successfully represented clients facing DUIs, drug violations, and felonies, and has assisted many young people facing charges in juvenile court.

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Case Results

See Our Recent Victories
  • Case Dismissed Attempt to Obtain Prescription Drugs
  • Penalty Reduced Boating Under the Influence
  • Not Guilty Driving Under the Influence
  • Not Guilty Driving Under the Influence
  • Extradition Avoided Extradition
  • Case Dismissed Family Violence
  • Case Dismissed Felony Drug Charge & Traffic Offense
  • Case Dismissed Juvenile Charge
  • Case Dismissed Misdemeanor Offense
  • Petition Granted Petition for Removal from the Sex Offender Registry