For Divorce, DUI & Criminal Defense,

We’re the attorneys you need on your side.

We’re The Law Firm That Fights For You

Our Lawyers Help You Get Justice

If you’re in a situation where you need an attorney, we understand the stress you’re under. Whether you are dealing with a DUI, an impending divorce, a child custody case, or criminal charges, our law firm has the experience you want on your side.

Located in Suwanee Georgia, we serve clients throughout Gwinnett, Forsyth, Hall, Jackson, Dawson, & Barrow Counties. With our attorneys, you get the personal attention your case deserves.

When you’re facing legal problems, you need compassionate lawyers who know the law and ways to use it on your behalf. Our law firm has the training and experience your case needs. Call us today and let’s work together toward the outcome you want.

Our attorneys have the expertise you need. Call us for a free initial consultation and your legal issues.

Family Law

We help our clients cope with divorce, child custody issues, child support, and other aspects of family law.


If you are arrested for a DUI, you want our attorneys representing your case. This is a particular area of specialty for our firm.

Criminal Law

We represent clients who are facing any type of misdemeanor or felony offenses from murder, assault, drug possession, sex crimes, and more.

Personal Injury

If you or a loved one has been injured in a motor vehicle accident, at work or anywhere else, contact us for a free consultation.

Our Law Firm

When you’re dealing with legal issues, you need non-judgemental attorneys who understand the dynamics of the legal system. In a few words, you want someone to fight for you. That’s exactly what we do.

Each of our attorneys has his/her specialties but we take a team approach to every case. We understand that each case has a uniqueness that’s important to understand in order to develop an effective legal strategy. While we approach our clients with consideration and kindness, we apply the exact amount of aggression necessary to get results.

Our Attorneys


Amy M. Carter

Ms. Carter is an Atlanta native but moved to Texas with her family in 1992 where she finished high school. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California Irvine in 2000 where she competed on the National Speech and Debate Team.

She went on to law school at the California Western School of Law and won two DUI jury trials while clerking at the public defender’s office before graduating from law school.

She is widely recognized by her peers as one of the best female divorce attorneys around Atlanta.


Phil Pilgrim

Mr. Pilgrim is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice. Afterward, he attended Georgia State University College of Law where he earned his law degree.

During law school, he clerked for Judge Steve Jones of the Western Judicial Circuit and served as a prosecutor for the Forsyth County Solicitor General’s Office as well as the Dekalb County District Attorney’s office. After completing his law degree, he served as a prosecutor in Forsyth County where he spent a majority of his time in active litigation.

Best DUI Attorney

If you or a loved one has recently been arrested for a DUI in Atlanta, there’s no question that you need expert legal advice. While many DUI attorneys have good experience defending DUI cases, wouldn’t you rather than a lawyer who spent years prosecuting these types of cases?

As a former prosecutor, Mr. Pilgrim is very knowledgeable about the ins and outs of how the prosecutor will approach the specifics in your DUI case. He understands prosecutorial tactics well and can help guide your case toward a better outcome. While there are no guarantees in any legal case, hiring our law firm for a DUI or criminal case puts our experience to work on your behalf.

Family Law Lawyers

When you are facing a divorce, child custody issue, or other family legal matters, it can feel like everyone has an opinion but no one really knows. Navigating through the legal ramifications of a divorce or legal family matter can have life-long consequences. That’s why it’s always smart to have appropriate legal representation by your side.

Amy M. Carter is an experienced family law attorney who understands the dynamics around negotiations of family legal issues. She is an experienced and often aggressive litigator who can help you protect your rights when you are dealing with some of the most difficult issues a person can face. Call us for a free consultation today.

Criminal Defense Attorneys

We understand that good people get caught up in the legal system. It’s also important that legal consequences can follow you the rest of your life an impact every aspect of your life. That’s why you need effective legal counsel.

We are experts in many different types of criminal defense work. Because Mr. Pilgrim has spent so much time as a prosecutor, he and Ms Carter work effectively together to build a strong defense for your case.

When you need the best criminal defense attorneys in town, call Carter Pilgrim.

Some of the different types of criminal charges we have experience with include:



Drug Charges





Sex Crimes

Whether you are dealing with a misdemeanor or felony charge, let our law firm help you navigate the legal system. Don’t just google, “lawyers near me”. Call us today for a free consultation.

Our Service Area

We are located in Suwanee Georgia, but we defend clients throughout Gwinnett County, Forsyth County, Hall County, Barrow County, Jackson County, and Dawson County.  Contact our Atlanta law firm as soon as possible to learn how we advocate for your best interests.

Carter Pilgrim
Attorneys at Law

3725 Lawrenceville-Suwanee Rd, Suite A-4
Suwanee, GA 30024

Phone: Call our office 770-945-2320

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