PRACTICESDefense of Public Officials and Public Figures
Money Laundering Defense
EDUCATIONMr. Withers obtained his undergraduate degree in Liberal Arts from the University of Georgia in 1979 and obtained his law degree from the University of Georgia in 1984.
ADMISSIONSState Bar of Georgia
Savannah Bar Association
United States District Court Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Georgia
United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
State of Georgia v. R.M., CR14-2111-J3 (Eastern Judicial Circuit)
Mr. Withers successfully defended the case, which resulted in not guilty verdicts and preserving the reputation of a well-respected professional in the community.
State of Georgia v. W.G., CR13-0485-KA (Superior Court of Chatham County)
Mr. Withers, with the aid of computer forensics, proved his client could not have committed the crime based on prosecutors' timelines. The case resulted in an acquittal.
United States v. M.F., CR411-200 (Southern District of Georgia)
Mr. Withers secured not guilty verdicts on all counts for his client, the only one of twelve indicted parties who opted to go to trial.
State of Georgia v. J.B., SU11CR044W (Superior Court of Effingham County)
With his client facing mandatory sentencing of 25 years imprisonment upon conviction, Mr. Withers secured not guilty verdicts on all counts in a major felony criminal trial.