Augusta GA Lawyer: Criminal Defense, Divorce, and Family Law

Aggressive Trial Attorney

PJ Campanaro named Attorney of the Month in the prestigious Attorney at Law Magazine. Click here to read the article.

PJ Campanaro is an experienced trial attorney that handles cases in Georgia and South Carolina.

PJ Campanaro handles the following cases: Personal Injury, Truck and Car Accidents, DUI, ALS hearings, felony and misdemeanor criminal cases, divorces, military divorce, child custody, adoptions, child visitation, criminal defense, and child support.

PJ Campanaro is a former Assistant District Attorney General for the Ninth Judicial District in Tennessee, the Former Acting Solicitor General for the Richmond County – Augusta Georgia area, and the former Chief Assistant Solicitor General in the Augusta Judicial Circuit. Ms. Campanaro also served as a Staff Attorney for the State of Tennessee dealing exclusively with Drug Forfeiture Cases.

As the Chief Assistant Solicitor General, Ms. Campanaro had the opportunity to prosecute thousands of cases, many of which ended in a jury trial. Ms. Campanaro had a 100% success rate on her DUI jury trials in Richmond County and can bring that expertise and hard hitting trial experience to your case. To discuss your case call 706-821-2222.

As a former attorney for the state of Georgia, Ms. Campanaro knows exactly how to examine your case and determine what evidence the state may have missed-evidence that you are innocent. She also knows how the government builds and proves their case in court, and how to attack the State’s case and persuade the judge and the jury that you are innocent.


Family Law

Criminal Defense

The Law Office of PJ Campanaro was formed in 2010 after PJ had spent over 10 years in the trenches of litigation as a prosecutor and litigator.  PJ grew up in a small town in East Tennessee and pursued and English and Political Science degree from the University of Tennessee.  She graduated in 1996 from the University of Tennessee knowing that she was ready to pursue a law degree after having headed a Nationally Competitive Mock Trial Team.

PJ pursued her law degree at Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Alabama and continued her Mock Trial success making it to the championship round of the Mock Trial Competition in only her second year of law school.  PJ received an opportunity to work as a law clerk on a major criminal case involving a serial killer in Knoxville, Tennessee and finished out her legal studies while working daily on the Zoo Man case.

After law school, PJ worked as an Assistant District Attorney General, a Staff Attorney for the State of Tennessee pursuing asset forfeitures, and then, after moving to Georgia, worked as the Chief Assistant Solicitor General in Richmond County for six years.  PJ has taken hundreds of cases to trial and had 100%  conviction rate on her DUI cases in Richmond County.  PJ has the trial experience needed to pursue your case to trial if that is what is needed.

lawyersaugustageorgia_3295PJ also knows how to fight for what is needed in your personal injury case.  She received an award for her work with victim’s in cases and has the sensitivity coupled with toughness to get the compensation that victim’s deserve.

PJ also has a passion for exercise and fitness.  She has competed on several Half Marathons, a Full Marathon, and most recently, the Augusta Half Ironman. She believes that the mental and physical toughness that is required for these events helps her prepare for the trials of litigation.  PJ lives in Evans, Georgia with her family.

Personal Injury Practice Areas

Get the Compensation You Deserve

Founded on the belief that every injured person deserves to have an experienced attorney at his or her side during a legal dispute, the Augusta, Georgia, Law Office of PJ Campanaro LLP practices in the areas of personal injury (known as PI), car accidents, medical malpractice, truck wrecks and wrongful death claims.

We Help Injury Victims

lawyersaugustageorgia_3289We help people and their families recover compensation for their injuries following a serious auto accident or tractor trailer accident, injuries caused by medical malpractice, back and neck injuries suffered in a slip and fall accident, and catastrophic injuries sustained in an industrial accident, including injuries on the job.

When it comes to representing injured people and their families, our goal is simple — it is to find the best avenue to hold wrongdoers liable and force them to compensate you for your injuries. Injured people deserve to have access to the court system in order for them to prove their right to financial compensation. It is our job to ensure your story is heard by the courts and to fight to get you financial compensation and justice for your injuries.

If you have been injured or a loved one has been killed in an accident in Georgia, contact one of the experienced lawyers at the Law Office of PJ Campanaro for a free initial consultation. We will fight hard to get you the compensation that you and your family deserve.

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PJ Campanaro Attorney at Law
601 North Belair Square, Suite 16 Evans, GA 30809
(706) 821-2222