Robert G. Rubin – Criminal Defense Notable Cases:
Summaries of charges, defenses, and outcomes for clients prosecuted in counties throughout Georgia and the Southeast.
Charges Reduced After Indictment/Accusation
Felony drug charges reduced after Defense Attorneys help client get sober (2015)
Charges: Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana
After traffic accident, Client found with significant quantity of marijuana and drug paraphernalia in his car. Client was charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute and faced up to 10 years in prison.
Defense and Outcome:
Defense attorneys found that client had a long history of substance abuse - that he was a compulsive user, and not a dealer. Defense attorneys had client evaluated and treated in long-term residential treatment program. When client returned from treatment clear and sober, Defense attorneys negotiated a First Offender plea to Simple Possession, with no prison time, no conviction, and a full discharge and record restriction.