Georgia Pardons & Parole

Are you looking for answers to your questions about parole in Georgia?

  • When will an offender be eligible for parole?
  • What factors does the Georgia Board of Pardons and Paroles (“the Georgia Parole Board”) take into consideration when deciding whether to grant an offender release on parole?
  • What are the chances for a good parole decision and what can be done to enhance those chances?
  • Will the Georgia Parole Board consider an offender for a medical reprieve?
  • What unique challenges will sex offenders face in Georgia when it comes to parole?
  • Is there anything that can be done to facilitate an offender’s release from prison if the offender’s Performance Incentive Credit date (“PIC date”) or Tentative Parole Month (“TPM”) has already passed and the offender has not been released yet?

The only law firm in the entire state of Georgia to have on its staff a former Georgia Parole Board Member, the Atlanta law firm of McIntyre & Associates is in a unique position to answer these and other questions you have about parole in Georgia. To many people, the parole process is a mystery. We can help you understand what will happen at the Georgia Parole Board regarding an offender’s case and when it will happen.

Former Georgia Parole Board Member and Former Director of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Milton “Buddy” Nix, Jr.

Milton “Buddy” Nix, Jr. joined McIntyre & Associates as a Parole and Postconviction Consultant in 2010 after serving as a Georgia Parole Board Member from 2002-2009, holding the position of Chairman of the Georgia Parole Board from 2002-2006. Prior to his appointment to the Georgia Parole Board, Mr. Nix served as the Director of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for nine years and as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation for twenty-three years.

Mr. Nix works side by side with the attorneys at McIntyre & Associates to secure the best possible parole decisions in our clients’ cases. Who better to answer your questions and advise you about parole matters in Georgia than a former Georgia Parole Board Member who served on the Georgia Parole Board for seven years? Clearly, no other firm in Georgia is better qualified to answer your questions about parole than McIntyre & Associates.

At McIntyre & Associates we:

  • Address parole concerns of clients and their families
  • Provide experienced advice to clients and their families regarding what they can be doing right now to maximize the chances for a favorable parole decision the next time that the Georgia Parole Board considers their case
  • Represent clients before the Georgia Parole Board, meeting with Georgia Parole Board officials to learn more about the status of clients’ parole cases and submitting materials to the Georgia Parole Board on behalf of clients
  • Advise clients and their families about alternative remedies that could be pursued to facilitate release from confinement
  • Assist clients who encounter roadblocks in the final stages of the release process and also while on parole.

Let McIntyre & Associates provide you with a sound strategy of how to maximize an offender’s chance of being released on parole as soon as possible under current Georgia law and pursuant to Georgia Parole Board policies.