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Cawanna Anise McMichael

Cawanna Anise McMichael

CAM - Compassionate. Aggressive. Meticulous.
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Divorce ...
  • Georgia
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Communication Skills
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Ethics and Professionalism
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Kimberly Wilder
Reviewed by Kimberly Wilder August 7, 2020
Rating: 10 Justia Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
I have had the opportunity to observe Ms. Michael's work on a number of cases. In every instance, she communicated effectively with her client and all others involved in the case. She researched every possible issue and filed the appropriate motions. As a result of her thoroughness, her clients received favorable outcomes.
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Summary

Cawanna Anise McMichael “CAM” is a competent and experienced trial attorney in the West Georgia Area who has defended well over 1000 felony and misdemeanor cases in Superior, State, and Magistrate Courts throughout the State of Georgia.She has built a reputation as an attorney who works tirelessly to achieve the best possible results for her clients and keeps them engaged as she strategically maneuvers their case. CAM believes in transparent representation, she listens to her clients and involves them in every stage of litigation.

CAM was born and raised in Carrollton, Georgia. She is a proud Alumni of Central-Carroll High School, where her two children, Isaiah and Kai currently attend. She received her undergraduate degree in criminal justice from Nova Southeastern University in Davie Florida. She went on to attend the University of Georgia where she received her Juris Doctorate degree. CAM was very active during her matriculation on UGA Law, she clerked for US Magistrate of the Northern District of Georgia Hon. Linda T. Walker. She also interned for the United State Department of the Interior and the Georgia Capital Defenders. She began her career as zealous advocate in the Augusta Judicial Circuit as an assistant public defender. She then built a reputation for being a hardworking and trusted attorney in the West Georgia area while working as an associate attorney at Swindle Law Group. She is now the principal attorney for CAM LAW located in Carrollton, GA. CAM LAW provides premier criminal defense throughout the West Georgia area.

CAM'S way is to provide to COMPASSIONATE, AGGRESSIVE, and METICULOUS representation.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law

    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes

  • DUI & DWI

  • Divorce

    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce

  • Domestic Violence

    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights

  • Family Law

    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law

  • Traffic Tickets

    Suspended License

  • White Collar Crime

  • Juvenile Law

Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free 30 minute in office consultations
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    I accept all major credit cards.I also accept PayPal and Cash app as forms of payment.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
State Bar of Georgia
ID Number: 344198
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Principal Attorney
CAM LAW - The Law Office of Cawanna A. McMichael
Current
Hearing Officer
Housing Authority for City of Carrollton
- Current
Associate Attorney
Swindle Law Group
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Assistant Public Defender
Augusta Judicial Circuit
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Intern
United State Federal Magistrate Court
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intern
Georgia Capital Defenders
Education
University System of Georgia - University of Georgia
J.D.
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Nova Southeastern University
B.A. | Criminal Justice
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Awards
Top 40 under 40 Criminal Defense Trial Attorney - GA
National Trial Lawyers
Professional Associations
WHAT NOW - Citizens Fostering Diversity and Equity in Carroll County
President
- Current
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Carrollton Dawnbreakers Rotary
- Current
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Carroll County Bar Association
Secretary
- Current
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Douglas County Bar Association
- Current
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State Bar of Georgia  # 344198
Member
- Current
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Augusta Bar Association
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Fighting from the Homefront
Times Georgia
Standing for Justice
West Georgia Living
Speaking Engagements
Know Your Rights
Rotoract Of West Georgia
Know Your Rights
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) - Carroll County
Police and the Media , University of West Georgia
Websites & Blogs
Website
Legal Answers
9 Questions Answered

Q. Are you a criminal lawyer?
A: I am a criminal lawyer and I am licensed to practice within the State of Georgia. Is there something specific that I can assist you with?
Q. Is there any way I can get around a terroristic threat charge in ga?
A: It is illegal to use any threatening language of any kind towards a person in the state of Georgia. You could face possible charges such as terroristic threats or harassing communication. If you are in physical danger, I advise seeking the help of law enforcement. If you are not in physical danger, I advise consulting with a plaintiff's attorney to see if you have a legal action against this person for what they caused you.
Q. Family member has warrants for failure to appear and probation violation.
A: That is not necessarily true. Probation could submit to the Court a tolling order and if it has been signed his probation would stop or "toll" until such time as he is arrested not the warrants. If a tolling order has been signed there is no way for his probation period to run out.
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Contact & Map
CAM LAW - The Law Office of Cawanna A. McMichael
202 Bradley Street
Suite E
Carrollton, GA 30117
Telephone: (770) 608-2890
Cell: (770) 547-5348
Fax: (844) 270-3870
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