Categories for Criminal Defense

How to Reduce a Felony to a Misdemeanor

December 30, 2020

You’re probably aware that being charged with a felony doesn’t mean you’ll necessarily be punished for one, but do you know why and how that occurs? Felonies, which are a category of more serious crimes, carry hefty fines and prison time, whereas misdemeanors are crimes that are punishable by up... View Article

Can I Request Probation if I’m on Community Control?

September 28, 2020

If you’re on community control in Tavares, FL, probation often looks like a better deal—community control is much more restrictive. Sometimes the sentences are combined, such as having a period of community control followed by probation, assuming all the conditions of community control are met. They may also be imposed... View Article

What Happens if I Lie to My Lawyer?

July 24, 2020

We all want to present the best versions of ourselves, especially when we’ve been accused of a crime or are in a bitter divorce or custody battle. Maybe your intentions are good, or maybe you’re just trying to save yourself some extra embarrassment, but lying to your lawyer is never... View Article

How to Expunge or Seal a Criminal Record in Florida

May 13, 2020

Many people have questions as to the process for expunging or sealing a criminal record. The process involves a lot of moving parts including contacting the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and the appropriate State Attorney’s Office. You should hire an experienced attorney that handles these kinds of cases and... View Article

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