Fayette County Criminal Defense Attorney

Powerful Criminal Defense. Call the Law Office of Vernon H. Smith, III at 770-471-4040 to schedule your free initial consultation.

The Law Offices of Vernon Smith is a premier criminal defense firm located in Fayette County, Georgia.   Our attorneys pride ourselves on providing our clients with the very best personalized and effective criminal defense representation in Fayetteville, Peachtree City, Fayette County and the surrounding areas.

Our criminal defense representation for Fayette County includes:

  • Establishing creative courtroom strategies
  • Implementing the best possible defenses
  • Providing outstanding legal skills in and out of the courtroom.

The lawyers at The Law Offices of Vernon Smith  are known as highly competent, experienced, and aggressive attorneys.   We have handled thousands of cases in our careers and, as a result, have no fear of the courtroom or the Government on the opposing side.

We represent individuals and corporations in various types of criminal cases in Fayetteville and Fayette County.  We have extensive experience in state and federal courts throughout the Fayette County area.  As a result, our firm is well-respected and known among the legal community, the local community, and especially, our former clients.  Our success record speaks for itself.

If you have been charged with a crime in Fayetteville, Fayette County or the surrounding area or are being investigated by law enforcement, allow us to represent you through what can otherwise be a difficult experience.  We will dedicate our time, resources, and courtroom skills to your Fayette County criminal defense.

Fayette County is known for its conservative attitudes towards both criminal charges and sentencing. It is imperative if you are charged with a crime in Fayette County that you contact a Fayette County Criminal Defense Attorney immediately.



The Solicitor’s Office in Fayette County is headed by Solicitor James Inagawa.  They are responsible for prosecuting most of the misdemeanors in the county.  (There are a large number of mostly traffic infractions that are handed by various municipal courts in the county.)  

The District Attorney’s office, headed by Scott Ballard, prosecutes all felony charges in the county.


Whether you are charged with a Misdemeanor or a Felony offense, you need the help of a Fayette Criminal Defense Attorney immediately.  You need the help of the Law Offices of Vernon Smith.  

These are a few of the practice areas we offer for Fayette County: 


Contact us at (770) 471-4040, or send us a message.

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Vernon Smith provides Criminal Defense to the Atlanta Metro area and all Georgia cities including including those from Clayton County, Coweta County, Fulton County, Cobb County, Gwinnett County, DeKalb County, Fayette County, Forsyth County, Henry County, Spalding County and from cities and communities such as Alpharetta, Atlanta, Buckhead, Canton, College Park, Conyers, Cumming, Decatur, Duluth, Dunwoody, East Point, Fayetteville, Griffin, Johns Creek , Jonesboro, Kennesaw, Lilburn, Marietta, McDonough, Midtown, Newnan, Norcross, Riverdale, Roswell, Peachtree City, Powder Springs, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, Snellville, Stockbridge, Stone Mountain, Union City and Woodstock.