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Athens University misconduct Attorney

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No matter is too small when it comes to your education. If you have been charged with university misconduct, you deserve to have the best defense possible. Contact our office today for a free consultation.

University misconduct Defense

You have worked hard all your life to get into a great school like The University of Georgia.  A simple mistake or accusation that violates the University of Georgia code of conduct shouldn’t undo years of hard work and thousands of dollars spent on tuition.

While the allegations against you (and their ramifications) may seem overwhelming, you do not have to face them alone. At Ryan J. Swingle, Attorney at Law, LLC, we represent UGA students facing allegations from cheating to sexual assault. We are here to take your call, listen to your story, and help you create a plan to protect your academic future.

Type of university misconduct

We understand that any allegation of wrongdoing has the ability to derail your education, regardless of the severity of the offense. When it comes to protecting your future, no matter is too small. Athens criminal defense attorney Ryan Swingle has experience representing student misconduct involving:

  • Academic Dishonesty
  • Code of Conduct Violations
  • Damage to University Property
  • Hazing
  • Misuse of University Property
  • On and Off Campus Arrests
  • Theft Offenses
  • Trespass

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As a two-time graduate of The University of Georgia, Ryan understands the life of a student in Athens.  As an attorney in Athens for the last 18 years, he knows how to advocate for your rights in front of a university court or tribunal. A student accused of misconduct can be reprimanded, suspended and even expelled from our State’s colleges and universities.

Please don’t gamble with your future by proceeding to a Code of Conduct hearing without the assistance of an experienced attorney.  Let’s look back at this time in your life as an event that made you stronger, not one that changed the course of your life for the worse.

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