It Pays to Know Both Sides of the Law Protecting Our Clients' Rights, Freedoms & Futures Since 1985

Atlanta Criminal Defense Lawyer

Protecting the Rights of the Accused

At Weintraub & Alper Legal, our Atlanta criminal defense attorneys proudly defend clients both in and out of the courtroom. Throughout Atlanta and the state of Georgia, we help clients who want serious legal defense from proven and reputable criminal attorneys. We know that facing criminal allegations can be an overwhelming experience, which is why we go above and beyond when supporting our clients through tough times.
Our Atlanta criminal defense attorneys are committed to working tirelessly on behalf of our clients and to securing the most favorable results possible. We fully investigate cases, meticulously prepare arguments and defense strategies, and fight aggressively. We are passionate about defending the rights, freedoms, and futures of the clients we represent and we feel tremendous responsibility for the outcome of every single case we take.
We Have the 
Desire to Fight

Our team has the tools and knowledge it takes to achieve the most optimal outcome in your case. 

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  • Super Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Avvo 10.0 Rating
  • Expertise 2020 DUI
  • Expertise 2020 CD
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  • Legal Elite
Benjamin B. Alper
Featured in Attorney at Law Magazine

Put a Former Federal Prosecutor on Your Side

It Pays to Know Both Sides

Criminal accusations deserve to be handled with aggressive attention and acute care – they deserve to be handled by the Atlanta criminal defense attorneys at Weintraub & Alper Legal. Our firm's lead attorney, Howard Jarrett Weintraub, served as a federal prosecutor with the United States Department of Justice in Washington D.C. for three years before taking on the position of Assistant United States Attorney in the Northern District of Georgia, which he held for seven years. This insider knowledge is used to secure the best possible outcomes for our clients.

If you are currently under investigation or being charged with a crime in the Atlanta, Georgia area, don't wait to connect with our legal team. Consulting with a Georgia criminal defense lawyer from our firm can better ensure that your rights will be protected and your needs will be met as you navigate your legal journey. When your life and freedom are on the line, you need a former prosecutor on your side.

To learn more about your case and how our firm can help, call (404) 907-1536 for a consultation.

Why Choose Our Firm?

Over 2,500 Cases Handled
  • Howard J. Weintraub and Benjamin B. Alper have a 10.0 Superb Rating by Avvo
  • Howard J. Weintraub Has Received Commendations From the FBI, IRS, & U.S. Attorney General
  • Our Firm Has Over 55 Years of Combined Legal Experience
  • Howard J. Weintraub is an Experienced Former Federal Prosecutor

Experienced Representation Matters

Types of Cases We Handle:

Our firm has been protecting the rights of the criminally accused since 1985 and has handled the full range of criminal cases. From minor offenses to the most serious federal cases, our legal team has used our insight, experience, and determination to obtain the successful resolutions our clients need.

Real Client Stories

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    The Absolute Best

    “My conviction was reversed and he saved my life! 10 years later my wife got in some trouble and he delivered again!”

    - Criminal Defense Client
    Howard Weintraub did a masterful job representing me.

    “Mr. Weintraub’s handling of this matter can only be described as MASTERFUL. I can never adequately express my gratitude to attorney Howard Weintraub.”

    - Criminal Defense Client
    Son's life and career saved

    “Howard and his entire team are OUTSTANDING. I can't imagine being in better hands in a court of law. He earned every penny of his fee. Howard, You saved my son's life and I CAN'T THANK YOU ENOUGH!”

    - Carl
    For my family, Howard was that light.

    “No one appreciates light more than someone surrounded by darkness. The criminal justice system is a dark room whose floor is filled with black holes that no one wants to fall into because once you do ...”

    - Millie P.
    A Great Lawyer but a Greater Person

    “Lawyers traditionally have never been my favorite class of people. Fort the most part, I have found them to be arrogant, pompous, overconfident and sadly lacking in people skills. I never thought I ...”

    - Millie P.

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