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Office Address: 256 North Brunswick Street Jesup, Georgia 31546   |   Telephone: 912-530-7317    |    Fax: 912-530-7318  

Practice Areas


Criminal Law

Criminal law in the United States is distinctly classified into many statutes, but they are largely bracketed in two types – felony and misdemeanor. Felony is any criminal offense that calls for a minimum imprisonment of twelve months. Misdemeanor is any criminal offense that calls for a maximum imprisonment of twelve months. In other words, felony is a serious criminal offense, and misdemeanor is a less serious criminal offense.

Kimberly L. Copeland and her staff have the knowledge, proven expertise and essential skills to fight and win legal battles. Criminal law is complex and while not all cases go to trial, every phase of the legal prosecution must be handled deftly. Getting bail when arrested, investigating the case, responding to court summons, interacting with law enforcement officers, getting key and expert witnesses and working during trials all are distinct phases that require the skills of an expert criminal lawyer. Kimberly L. Copeland has a successful history of criminal cases pertaining to all types of felonies and misdemeanors.

Our firm represents clients on charges ranging from minor offenses to serious felonies, including but not limited to:

  • DUI: Driving Under the Influence
  • Drug Charges
  • Theft Cases
  • Suspended Driver’s License
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Fraud
  • Domestic Violence
  • Forgery
  • Sex Offenses
  • Weapons/Gun Cases
  • Murder
  • Warrants
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Kidnapping
  • Habeas Corpus Petitions
  • Probation Violations
  • Assaults
  • Child Abuse
  • Juvenile Court & Offenses
  • Appeals

When you retain Kimberly L. Copeland & Associates as your defense attorney, you can be sure that every facet of criminal law will be explored and utilized to your advantage. Attorney Copeland not only pursues cases according to the purview of criminal law but also researches each and every case based on the merits, demerits and scope of the prosecution, along with all aspects of the offense and its legal repercussions. Kimberly L. Copeland & Associates is among the most notable law firms in Southern Georgia, having an impeccable history of successful criminal cases.

If you or a loved one has been charged with a crime, call us at (912) 530-7317.