Charles Magarahan is a highly experienced attorney in Atlanta, Georgia, who concentrates his practice on criminal defense, particularly for clients who have been accused of drunk driving offenses. He and his team of skilled associate attorneys defend clients throughout the Atlanta metropolitan area.
Mr. Magarahan is a graduate of Loyola University and the University of Georgia School of Law. He has been licensed to practice in the state of Georgia since 1973.
In his long career, Mr. Magarahan has amassed a record of successfully defending clients, even in difficult cases. Relying on his superior legal skills and his knowledge of police methods for determining intoxication, he has helped hundreds of clients to be acquitted or minimize the damage a conviction can bring.
Recognized throughout the state as an authority on DUI/DWI defense, Mr. Magarahan has authored articles about the subject in a variety of legal and academic journals. He frequently meets with other defense attorneys and lectures at professional conferences and seminars.
Active in professional organizations, Mr. Magarahan is a member of the DeKalb Bar Association, the Forsyth County Bar Association, the State Bar of Georgia and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He also serves as chairman of the Judicial Recommendation Committee of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and has served as chairman of the Atlanta Bar Association's Criminal Defense Section. He currently serves on the board of trustees for the Atlanta Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education Section.
Mr. Magarahan was awarded the Lifetime Achievement award by the organization Georgia Defense of Drinking Drivers in 2010. He received the organization's Lawyer of the Year award in 2008.
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Last Updated: 11/10/2016