Defending Clients’ Rights And Liberties Since 2005

Appealing Georgian’s Criminal Cases At All Levels

When Georgia defendants lose their criminal case, an appellate court can review the initial ruling for legal inaccuracies and misinterpretations. Attorney Adam Hames has appealed numerous state and federal criminal cases and understands the complexities and unique skills required to manage these cases while keeping his clients’ best interests at heart. Mr. Hames has worked on these cases as lead counsel and as part of a team of lawyers. He is always forthright with his advice and advocacy. Whether he is lead counsel or part of a team, he recognizes what is important to the client and wants to help them achieve their goals.

A Skilled Appellate Lawyer With Extensive Knowledge

Mr. Hames has briefed and argued over 150 cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, the Georgia Supreme Court and the Georgia Court of Appeals. Mr. Hames’ appellate experience includes defending verdicts and judgments of trial courts in Georgia. However, he has also successfully persuaded appellate courts to overturn incorrect rulings in numerous cases. Mr. Hames has represented clients in both civil and criminal appeals.

Mr. Hames was included on the list of Georgia Super Lawyers from 2012 until 2018 in appellate practice. In 2019, he was listed among Georgia’s Legal Elite. These recognitions follow many years of involvement with appeals and appellate procedures. Mr. Hames is also a former chair of the Appellate Practice Section of the State Bar of Georgia and a former member of the Council of Appellate Lawyers.

Taking His Experience Beyond The Courtroom

Mr. Hames also speaks at numerous appellate practice seminars and address law school classes around Georgia. For example, Mr. Hames has moderated a panel on professionalism that included United States Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, Senior Judge Phyllis A. Kravitch of the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, and former Justice of the Florida Supreme Court Raul Cantero.

Wish To Appeal Your Case? Call Now.

The complexities of appealing a criminal case require an experienced attorney who can understand the ins and outs of your case. Call The Hames Law Firm at 404-947-4983 for a free consultation. You can also schedule one online by filling out a contact form.