Criminal Law

Policeman Arresting ManWe understand that being arrested or accused of a crime brings chaos and stress to your life. Friends and family have questions. Employers want answers. You may even be subject to suspension or termination of your job simply because you have been accused of a crime.

Unlawful Arrest ConceptThese are just a few reasons why hiring an experienced lawyer, who cares about you and your case, is of paramount significance. You need a lawyer who can help you navigate these rough waters.

If you have been arrested, you may wonder, “When I should hire a lawyer?”  The answer is, now.

For over 17 years, we have successfully defended thousands of clients charged with varying felony and misdemeanor cases in State and Federal Courts throughout Florida. We have experience in:

•    Investigations: including pre-indictment and pre-filing
•    Federal Court: Indictments, Trials, Sentencing
•    Probation, including Violations of Prabation and Early Termination
•    Injunction/Restraining Order Hearings
•    Sealing/Expungement of Records
•    Appeals

Felony Drug Offenses we have handled include, but are not limited to:

•    Trafficking in Cocaine
•    Trafficking in Marijuana
•    Trafficking in Oxycodone/Hydrocodone
•    Trafficking in Heroin
•    Conspiracy to traffic in controlled substance
•    Manufacturing of Marijuana
•    Maintaining a residence for the purpose of drug manufacturing
•    Sale of a Controlled Substance within 1000ft of school
•    Sale of a Controlled Substance within 1000ft of convenience store
•    Sale of a Cocaine; Sale of Heroin; Sale of Scheduled IV Substance
•    Sale of Marijuana > 20g
•    Possession of Scheduled IV Substance
•    Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Heroin, Possession of MDMA, Possession of Marijuana > 20g.

Firearm Offenses we have handled include, but are not limited to:

•    Robbery
•    Aggravated Battery with a Firearm
•    Aggravated Assault with a Firearm
•    Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
•    Carrying a Concealed Firearm
•    Possession of a firearm during the Commission of a Felony

Property Crimes we have handled include, but are not limited to:

•    Grand Theft
•    Dealing in Stolen Property
•    Organized Scheme to Defraud
•    Uttering a Worthless Check
•    Insurance Fraud

Violent Felony Offenses we have handled include but are not limited to:

•    First Degree Murder
•    Felony Murder
•    Vehicular Homicide
•    DUI Manslaughter
•    Leaving the Scene of an Accident Causing Serious Bodily Injury
•    Carjacking
•    Aggravated Battery with a Deadly WeapoAggravated Assault with a deadly weapon
•    Aggravated Battery on Law Enforcement Officer
•    Battery on Law Enforcement Officer
•    Resisting Arrest with Violence
•    Domestic Battery by Strangulation
•    Felony Domestic Battery

Misdemeanor Crimes we have handled include, but are not limited to:

•    DUI
•    Leaving the Scene of an Accident
•    Driving Under a Suspended License
•    Driving without a Valid License
•    Domestic Battery
•    Violation of Injunction
•    Battery
•    Assault
•    Trespass
•    Loitering
•    Criminal Mischief
•    Resisting Arrest Without Violence

We provide Criminal Law Legal Services in all state and federal courts located in St. Lucie, Martin, Palm Beach and Broward counties, with additional representation in further counties depending on the case.