As a former prosecutor, William Joseph “Joey” Turner is able to use his prior experience prosecuting crimes to the benefit of his clients. As a founding member of the Turner Law Firm, Joey built his law practice upon the ultimate goal of gaining a dismissal of the charges for every client he represents. Recognized widely for his aggressive approach to cases, Joey has been featured on TV as well as other media.
Joey offers each of his clients a zealous representation that always includes a thorough investigation of the facts and evidence as well as an individualized defense strategy. Oftentimes, this includes personally visiting the crime scene and talking with police officers outside of court to craft the best possible defense.
A Vigorous and Effective Advocate
Joey holds an undergraduate degree in Political Science from Furman University and a law degree from the University of Georgia School of Law. While in Athens, Joey worked for both the Athens-Clarke County Solicitor General and the Western Judicial Circuit Public Defender. Getting experience on both sides of the criminal justice system early in his career has worked to his advantage in defending clients charged with a wide variety of crimes. Regardless of the severity of the charges you face, Joey is able to advocate vigorously and effectively for each of his clients.
A Dedicated Work Ethic
Whether you’re fighting a minor traffic offense or a major felony, Joey represents each of his clients from start to finish in each case. Sometimes the finish line is a negotiated plea agreement but other times, it is necessary to take a case to a jury trial in order to achieve the best results. Even if it means taking your case to trial, Joey will not rest until the best possible result is achieved. This dedicated work ethic has benefited a number of his clients.
Joey is a member of the State Bar of Georgia. He is also admitted to practice law in both the federal and state courts of Georgia including the Supreme Court of Georgia, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Georgia and the Federal District Court of the Northern District of Georgia. He has also been appointed to provide defense services to the Municipal Court of Springfield and the Municipal Court of Guyton.
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