In the News
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into what led to the death
of a teen in the Dawson County jail. Channel 2′s Mike Petchenik
talked to Jonathan Sanford’s parents, who are devastated at the
loss of their son and said they just want answers. Sandford's parents
described the 18-year-old as a typical teenager, a recent high school
graduate looking forward to a fun summer with friends.
The Georgia Defender
AJ Richman is the co-chair of the Legislative Committee for the Georgia
Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. It is the largest formal organization
of criminal defense lawyers in Georgia. He was recently featured as their
Lawyer of the Week at the Georgia State Capitol where he lobbied for issues
related to criminal defense.
Richman Law Firm
Attorney A.J. Richman practices social distancing while joining a Zoom
call with president of the Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers,
Lawrence Zimmerman, and Judge Robert McBurney. The Georgia courts are
trying their best at staying connected during this COVID-19 pandemic.
Forsyth County News
Attorney A.J. Richman defense 16-year veteran police officer of the Forsyth
County Sheriff’s Office accused of domestic violence.
WSBTV channel 2
A decorated Alpharetta police officer and former military officer were
accused of excessive force during a traffic stop. As of April 4, 2020,
the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and Alpharetta Police Department cleared
him of excessive force. The case still remains open, but AJ Richman believes
all charges will soon be dismissed.
Charges reduced for Forsyth County mom accused of aggravated child molestation
and other sex crimes.