AIKEN AND O'HALLORAN SW FLORIDA CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEYS
We know that an arrest, or a legal prosecution, can sometimes be overwhelming. We are dedicated to helping you through this ordeal. Understanding your options, and making good choices, is critical to getting a good result.
A bad choice, or decision made in haste, may have gotten you into your current situation. Your most important decision, your next decision, is the selection of an experienced criminal defense attorney to guide and advise you through the Court system.
You need to understand how you got into your current situation, and most importantly, how you are going to successfully resolve it, with the least consequences to you life.
In the criminal Courts, and in the criminal justice system, experience matters.
Good results are the product of decades of actual experience, and in knowing the law, in knowing how to negotiate, and most importantly in knowing how o actually try a jury trial.
Good results are no accident.
It takes hard work and years of experience to come out on top.
The truth is that most cases in the criminal justice system are resolved through negotiation. Your criminal defense attorney has to be a skilled negotiator.
The prosecutors have to know, that at trial, they will be facing a formidable opponent with decades of actual trial experience.
The first step in to set a target goal. That may be staying out of jail, avoiding a felony conviction, avoiding a terrible label like becoming a registered sex offender or a habitual offender.
The next step is analyzing the evidence and researching the law. Can the case be won on a legal technicality? Are the State's witnesses believable, reliable, and available? Was the search and seizure legal? Were you advised of your rights? Are there winnable legal issues
To get a good "deal", the prosecutor has to know he is in for a fight, a legal and factual battle.
Only then are plea negotiations successful and good offers made.
When negotiations are exhausted, you need a top notch experienced criminal trial lawyer with decades of experience under his belt
Call for a free consultation immediately.
Some people want to wait for a Public Defender to be appointed.
That only happens if you can show the Court you cannot afford your own private lawyer.
Now is not the time in life to "scrimp". You need the best lawyer for you and your case.
The Public Defenders handle hundreds of cases and often are overworked and underpaid.
Do you really want the cheapest lawyer, you can get when your life and your future is on the line?
Would you want the cheapest life raft, or the cheapest parachute.
Initial consultations are free.
Lawyer's fees vary dramatically.
What your are paying for is decades of experience, his or her skills, his or her reputation and loyalty and dedication.
Call for a free consultation and a free quote
Hiring a lawyer is an important decision that should never be based on advertising alone.
We encourage you to compare our legal education, background and experience with others.
We encourage you to call for a free consultation at which time we can provide additional details regarding our individual levels of training and courtroom experience. We encourage you to schedule a face to face consultation.