Q: If a person calls impersonating a lawyer is it an arrestable offense?
The person in question was just released from jail on drug and gun charges.
Possibly so, but the circumstances of the event will determine that. For example, if the person claimed being an attorney to convince you to send him/her money to settle a lawsuit or claim, that would likely be something a Prosecutor would want to pursue. Having a recording of the exact statements or criminal acts is ideal since Georgia allows one party of a conversation to record the other party speaking.
William C. Head
(See information here about one-party recording, in my article on recording police at a DUI Checkpoint)
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