Request a pre-trial with the solicitor
Most Pretrial discussions with the solicitor will occur on your court date. To help expedite your pretrial please see the options below to determine if there is evidence you can submit in support of your request prior to court.
If none of the options below apply to you please make a sentence recommendation request and the Solicitor will correspond via email about your case.
AUTO ACCIDENT CASES
If your ticket involved an auto accident and your insurance company has paid for the damages please have available a copy of your “proof of insurance coverage” that indicates that your insurance company has paid for the damages please submit it to solicitor. Upon receipt of proof solicitor will reduce the charges to Basic Rules, an offense that does not appear on your driving record. You will be able to make your payment online. The solicitor will communicate with you via email. You are responsible for appearing in court until you have received confirmation of an online payment.
If you believe you are not at fault please explain your defense in the comment section and upload evidence in support. Note anything you say or submit to the solicitor can be used for the purposes of prosecution. The solicitor will respond to your submission via email and give you a recommendation for you matter or follow up via phone if there are questions.
CITATIONS REQUIRING UPDATED DOCUMENTS
If your ticket was for failure to obtain a license, driving on a suspended or revoked license, failure to have insurance, or similar charges and you now have a copy of the current document (insurance, registration, driver's license) then provide a copy of the current documents below.
The solicitor will review your documents. If the documents are satisfactory, your recommendation will be updated and you will be able to make your payment online. The solicitor will communicate with you via email. You are responsible for appearing in court until you have received confirmation of an online payment.
COPY OF CHARGES and CODE VIOLATIONS
In some cases Copy of Charges and Code Violation cases usually cannot be paid solely via a fine. You will receive your recommendation during your court hearing. For questions about your recommendation please email solicitor at Solicitor@cityofsouthfultonga.gov.
Documents required for driving offenses
Copy of Charge & Code Offenses
All other non traffic offenses
Note anything you say or submit to the solicitor can be used for the purposes of prosecution. Request to speak with the public defender if you would like your own attorney.