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Many people receive traffic tickets at one point or another. The traffic offenses may include tickets for speeding, failure to maintain lane, driving without a license, following too closely, driving with no insurance, suspended registration, or driving on a suspended license. Unfortunately, under Georgia Law, many of these types of traffic tickets can have severe consequences to your driving privileges. The Piccarreto Law Firm can assist you in handling your case.
If you have been charged with drunk driving (DUI) — a situation that may result in the suspension of your driver’s license or mandatory jail time — you need to seek the advice of an attorney immediately. The Piccarreto Law Firm understands Georgia’s DUI laws and may be able to have your charges reduced or dropped and/or your driver’s license restored.
The Piccarreto Law Firm defends clients charged with serious international drug trafficking crimes, drug possession, and possession with intent cases. We travel to foreign countries and work closely with reliable counsel to represent both U.S. citizens abroad and foreign nationals facing extradition hearings in U.S. Courts from overseas countries.
Domestic Violence charges are a broad class of offenses which involve physical violence or threatened violence on a family member or former family member or current and past boyfriend, girlfriend, wife, husband or cohabitants.
If you have been charged with murder — you need legal representation. It is very important that you speak with a legal professional before you talk to the police or prosecutors. The Piccarreto Law Firm offers the legal services and effective defense strategies for murder cases. We will fight aggressively to preserve your rights and to get your charge reduced or dismissed.
Drug charges cover a broad range of offenses, such as simple possession of a small amount of certain drugs, to the more serious, such as participation in an ongoing drug-related criminal enterprise or manufacturing and distributing drugs. The Piccarreto Law Firm can take some of the terror out of drug charges by answering questions and guiding an accused offender through the complex legal maze that awaits.
Our Law Firm represents clients in cases of money laundering and racketeering charges that often involves offshore interests, requiring a firm that is able to represent you in foreign courts. These charges can have a serious impact on immigration status and may result in deportation proceedings for foreign nationals. Our law firm represents many clients from South America.
The Piccarreto Law Firm offers comprehensive immigration services to individuals and businesses. Our Firm counsels individuals and businesses on a variety of immigration matters, including:

Criminal charges that may result in the loss of your immigration status in the United States, deportation proceedings, or a denial of re-entry into the U.S. The Piccarreto Law Firm can assist those with immigration issues as it relates to the consequences of a criminal charge.

Family Petitions for Adjustment of Status. This form of relief can make a person a Permanent or Conditional Resident of the United States. This type of relief can be based on a family petition.

Asylum.Political asylum may be granted to people who are in the United States and are unable to return to their home country because of persecution or fear of persecution based on race, religion, nationality, membership in a social group, or because of political opinion. A grant of asylum allows a person to work and live in the United States. Once a person is granted asylum, he or she may apply for permanent residency a year later. Asylum has become more difficult. The more documentation you have, the better the case you can present.

Cancellation of Removal. This type of relief cancels the deportation and allows the person to remain in the United States as a Permanent Resident. Permanent Residents of the United States may use this defense if they have seven years total residence in the U.S. in any status and five years as a Permanent Resident. Non Permanent Residents can also use this defense if they have been continuously present in the United States for a period of not less than ten years, a person of good moral character, not convicted of most types of crimes, and can prove that their spouse, parent, or child who is a United States Citizen or Permanent Resident would suffer exceptional and extremely unusual hardship if he or she was deported from the United States.

Temporary Visas. Tourist Visas, Business Visas, Student Visas, Employment Visas, Fiancée Visa, Religious Visas, and others Immigrant Visas. Family Based, Employment Based, Refugee and Asylum, Diversity, and others. Other Immigration Areas. Naturalization, Deportation, and Litigation.
The Police have a duty to protect and serve. To accomplish this, officers are given a wide range of powers under the United States Constitution and other laws. However, many laws limiting police power have also been enacted to protect individuals from possible violations of their civil liberties. Importantly, these laws guard against abuses sometimes perpetrated by government officials. The Piccarreto Law Firm represents individuals whose civil rights have been violated by the police.
If you have been involved in a car or motorcycle accident, have your case reviewed and learn about your legal options. Car and motorcycle accidents are often caused by negligent drivers who are found to be guilty of DUI or other traffic offenses. If you or a loved one have been injured in an accident, you may wish to learn about your legal options.
Worker's compensation entitles employees to certain benefits under the law if they become injured as a result of their normal job duties. Workers may be eligible to be paid compensation for their work injuries.
When you go into a store, restaurant, night club, hotel, or someone’s home, you have a right to expect your visit to be safe and free from injuries. Property and business owners are responsible for the safety of their visitors. Slip and fall accidents are among the most common type of injuries and may be caused by broken steps, uneven carpeting or flooring, or wet pavement. If you or a loved one have been injured due to a premises liability violation, you may be able to bring a personal injury lawsuit against the property owner responsible.
The death of a loved one is always traumatic and emotionally difficult, especially when the death comes suddenly or without warning. If your family member died as a result of another party's negligence or improper actions, the Piccarreto Law Firm may be able to help.
Civil seizure permits the government to confiscate property suspected of being used in a crime; however, this power is not always employed according to normal standards of justice. The Piccarreto Law Firm represents clients whose property has been wrongfully seized by the government, such as the DEA, ATF, FBI, or other local government agencies.
Shoplifting, Burglary, Stolen Property.
Hearings, Revocations, and other related matters concerning probation.
Bad Checks, Forgery, Credit Card Fraud, Investment Fraud, Computer Crimes, and others.
Fighting, Restraining Orders, Disorderly Conduct, and others.
The Piccarreto Law Firm’s team of accountants and tax professionals will help you resolve your tax problems. Our firm can assist you with issues involving Corporate Taxes, Personal Taxes, Estate Taxes, Payroll Taxes, IRS Audits, IRS liens, IRS Levies, and other tax concerns.
The Piccarreto Law Firm prepares and files Articles of Incorporation, we advise clients in forming business entities, and assist them in understanding the corporate legal world. We negotiate, review, and draft contracts of all types.
Many Americans have chosen to adopt a child in a foreign country. International adoptions are generally finalized in the foreign country. The Piccarreto Law Firm will help facilitate the adoption process, coordinate the requirements of the foreign country and address all immigration and visa concerns. .
Our firm handles divorces, child custody and support, visitation, Property Division, Spousal Maintenance, Paternity cases, divorce decree modifications, Domestic Violence, Adoptions, Wills and Probate, and other family legal matters.
If you are the victim of an injury that resulted from the negligence of another, you may be entitled to a claim for compensation. You may also be able to claim compensation for economic, medical expenses, and lost earnings in addition to compensation for your pain and suffering. .

 

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Metro Atlanta, EE.UU.
Tel: (770)418-1188
Fax: (770) 418-1181
5730 Buford Hwy, Suite M Norcross, GA 30071 Duluth Branch Office, Duluth, GA

Bogotá, Colombia
Tel: (57-1) 743-8973
Fax: (57-1) 743 - 8973

Panamá, Centro América
Tel: (507) 399-3218