Proven Case Results

  • Murder Reduced to Voluntary Manslaughter
    Premeditated Murder Reduced to Voluntary Manslaughter: Our Client Received Two Years in Prison Rather Than a Life Sentence
    In 1985, in his first case as a criminal defense attorney when he left the United States Attorney’s Office For The Northern District of Georgia in Atlanta, Georgia, Attorney Howard Weintraub was hired to represent a woman charged with murdering her ...
  • Case Dismissed
    Smuggling of One Million Dollars From Atlanta to Europe
    Our client and two other individuals were under investigation by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Georgia for their alleged shipment from Atlanta to a country in middle Europe of approximately 1 million dollars in the ...
  • Client Acquitted
    Violating the Arms Export Control Act
    In 1987, in his first federal district court jury trial as a criminal defense attorney since leaving the United States Attorney’s Office in Atlanta, Attorney Howard Weintraub and his co-counsel represented an individual charged with other ...
  • Internal/Administrative Charges Dropped
    Administrative Charges Against an Atlanta Police Officer Regarding the Julian Bond Investigation are Dismissed
    On March 19, 1987, Alice Bond, who was the estranged wife of civil rights activist and former State legislator Julian Bond, walked into the City of Atlanta Police Bureau’s Narcotics Unit and advised three police officers that her husband was using ...
  • Charges Dismissed
    Fraud & Conspiracy Indictment
    In March 1988, our client, who is an Atlanta African American businessman, together with two Caucasian owners of construction companies, was indicted by the federal grand jury in the Northern District of Georgia for allegedly defrauding the United ...
  • Case Dismissed
    Shooting of the Maple Street Mansion Restaurant in Carroll County
    Our client and another individual were accused of shooting up the Maple Street Mansion restaurant in Carroll County, Georgia, in October 1999. In the early morning hours of October 9, 1999, our client and his friend/the codefendant were attending a ...
  • Client Acquitted
    Illegal Gun Purchases
    In 2002, an Atlanta trial jury in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, acquitted our client, a convicted felon, of all six counts in an Indictment of allegedly making illegal gun purchases, as Attorney Howard ...
  • Case Dismissed
    Assistant Magistrate Judge Accused of 116 Theft Charges
    In October 2012, our office was hired to represent a Bartow County, Georgia Assistant Magistrate Judge accused of stealing thousands of dollars of county funds from the clerk’s office between January 2003 through August 2005. However, the Bartow ...
  • Probation
    Client Accused of Shooting and Killing His Father
    In one of the more tragic cases that our office has handled, in October 2015, we were hired by the mother and sisters of a young man who had accidentally shot and killed his father. Our client had a history of mental and emotional issues and, on the ...
  • Case Dismissed
    Fulton County Rape Charge/Indictment
    In March 2017, our client was arrested and charged with rape following a January 19, 2017, consensual sexual encounter with his wife’s friend. The victim claimed that she was intoxicated and stated that she did not remember what had happened between ...
  • Charges Dismissed
    Aggravated Battery (Felony), Two Counts of Battery (Misdemeanors), & Two Counts of Simple Battery (Misdemeanors)
    In September 2017, our client was arrested following an altercation at a football game at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Our client and his family were sitting in the section where the rival team's fans were sitting and they were subjected to ...
  • Client Acquitted
    Alleged Child Molestation & Statutory Rape by High School Guidance Counselor
    In 1999, Attorney Howard Weintraub successfully represented a guidance counselor in a North Fulton High School accused of the child molestation and statutory rape of a 15 year old female student enrolled in the school. The case was prosecuted by the ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over in the early morning hours by a City of Atlanta, Georgia Police Department officer for a traffic violation. Client was administered three Standardized Field Sobriety Tests, had bloodshot eyes and had a strong odor of ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client was involved in a single car accident in Paulding County, Georgia after running her car into the median. Client's husband, who was with Client in the car during the accident, initially took responsibility for the accident. However, after ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a City of Avondale Estates, Georgia Police Department officer for failing to maintain its lane of traffic. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and submitted to a chemical test of his blood. ...
  • DUI Acquitted
    Client's vehicle was observed by a Dekalb County, Georgia Police Department officer at approximately 1:50 a.m. to be speeding and failing to maintain its lane of traffic on Peachtree Road north of Phipps Plaza Shopping Center. Although Client was ...
  • DUI Acquitted
    Client's vehicle was pulled over at approximately 2:00 a.m. by a City of Roswell, Georgia Police Department officer for failing to maintain its lane of traffic. Client was administered three Standardized Field Sobriety tests, had bloodshot eyes, had ...
  • DUI Acquitted
    Client's vehicle was pulled over in the early morning hours by a City of Alpharetta, Georgia Police Department officer for making an illegal u-turn by the Sage Restaurant on Haynes Bridge Road. Client was administered three Standardized Field ...
  • DUI Acquitted
    Client's vehicle was observed in the early morning hours travelling on Georgia 400 with its trunk hood completely upright. Client was pulled over by a City of Alpharetta, Georgia Police Department officer because of this improper driving. Client was ...
  • DUI Acquitted
    Client's vehicle was pulled over at 11:00 p.m. by a City of Atlanta, Georgia Police Department officer for making an improper left turn by the Fox Theatre in Atlanta. Client was administered three Standardized Field Sobriety Tests, had bloodshot eyes ...
  • DUI Acquitted
    Client was pulled over by a City of Alpharetta, Georgia Police Department officer for making an illegal U-turn while attempting to enter onto Georgia 400. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests but had refused a chemical test of her ...
  • DUI Acquitted
    Client's vehicle was pulled over in the early morning hours by a Georgia State Patrol trooper for making an improper left turn. Client was administered three Standardized Field Sobriety Tests, had bloodshot eyes, had a strong odor of alcohol, and had ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle initially was stopped on a Thursday morning at approximately 1:40 a.m. by a Georgia Tech Police Department officer for running a red light on Spring Street in downtown Atlanta. Upon encountering Client, the police officer claimed in ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle initially was stopped at approximately 4:00 a.m. by a City of Atlanta, Georgia Police Department roadblock that was set up at West Paces Ferry Road and Peachtree Street. Upon encountering Client, a police officer claimed that he ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over at approximately 3:00 a.m. by a City of Atlanta, Georgia Police Department officer for driving in the wrong direction on Lenox Road in the Atlanta Buckhead community. Client was administered Standardized Field ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle initially was pulled over on a Thursday evening at approximately 11:45 p.m. by a City of Hiawassee, Georgia Police Department officer for speeding and failing to maintain its lane of traffic. The officer claimed that during his ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle initially was stopped on a Wednesday morning at approximately 1:30 a.m. by a City of Doraville, Georgia Police Department officer who had been conducting a traffic stop involving another vehicle on Buford Highway, just past the end ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over in the early morning hours by a Georgia State Patrol trooper for speeding. Client was administered three Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (exhibiting 6 out of 6 clues on the Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus test and swaying ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was stopped in the City of Pembroke, Georgia by a City of Pembroke Police Department officer for the traffic violation of speeding. Client was administered three Standardized Field Sobriety tests, had bloodshot eyes and had an odor ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a Georgia State Patrol trooper for running a stop sign. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and submitted to a chemical test of his breath. Client's breath test result was over twice the legal ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a Gwinnett County, Georgia Police Department officer for a traffic violation. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and submitted to a chemical test of her breath. Client's breath test result was ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was encountered by a City of Atlanta, Georgia Police Department officer after being involved in a traffic accident. Client refused all Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and also refused to submit to a chemical test of his breath. ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client was travelling home after a party and fell asleep while driving. Client drove his car into a ditch. Client was arrested by a City of Dahlonega, Georgia Police Department officer for DUI and other traffic violations and submitted to a chemical ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a Henry County, Georgia Police Department officer for a traffic violation. The police officer suspected that Client was impaired by drugs as Client had exhibited physical signs of being so impaired and also was ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a Georgia State Patrol trooper for a traffic violation after leaving a wedding reception. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and a chemical test of her breath. Client's breath test result was ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a Georgia State Patrol trooper for having an obstructed license plate. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests but refused a chemical test of her breath. Client was arrested for DUI and other traffic ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a City of Atlanta, Georgia Police Department officer for driving without its headlights on. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests but refused a chemical test of his breath. Client was arrested for ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a City of Roswell, Georgia Police Department officer because the driver had littered from the vehicle and for the driver's failure to maintain his lane of traffic. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was approached by a Cobb County, Georgia Police Department officer after running a red light and striking another vehicle. Client was under 21 at the time and possessed an illegally obtained fictitious driver's license. Client ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a Georgia State Patrol trooper for running a stop sign. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and a chemical test of her breath. Client's breath test was over the legal limit. Client was arrested ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was approached by a City of Doraville, Georgia Police Department officer while Client was asleep in his vehicle in the middle of the road. Client had vomited on himself. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests but ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a City of Alpharetta, Georgia Police Department officer for a traffic violation. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and a chemical test of his breath. Client's breath test result was over the ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a City of Roswell, Georgia Police Department officer for failing to maintain its lane of traffic. Client had submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests but had refused to submit to a chemical test of his ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over for a traffic violation by a City of Dunwoody, Georgia Police Department officer. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests but refused a chemical test of his breath. Client was arrested for DUI and ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over by a City of Atlanta, Georgia Police Department officer for committing a traffic violation. Client submitted to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests but refused a chemical test of his breath. Client was arrested for DUI ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client stopped his car on the side of the road to take care of a friend who was sick in his car. Client was approached by a City of Dahlonega, Georgia Police Department officer and thereafter was asked to submit to Standardized Field Sobriety Tests. ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client's vehicle was pulled over in the early morning hours by a Georgia State Patrol trooper for speeding in the City of Atlanta. Client was administered Standardized Field Sobriety Tests and exhibited manifestations of being impaired by alcohol. ...
  • DUI Dismissed
    Client hired The Law Offices of Howard J. Weintraub, P.C. with two pending DUI arrests. Both of these cases occurred in Cobb County, Georgia. Within a few months of hiring our firm, Client was again arrested for another DUI in Cobb County. Client was ...