Orlando Violent Crimes Attorneys
Florida Violent Crime Laws
If you are arrested and tried for a violent crime, you may have your entire future, your civil liberties, and your reputation on the line. Prosecutors will stop short of nothing to ensure that those accused receive all the penalties available for their charges, and you need to match fire with fire. At Alers Law Firm, we are not afraid to diligently defend our clients against violent crime charges and we can take on cases at both the state and federal levels. Our office is comprised of skilled legal professionals that have extensive experience in handling complex legal cases, and we encourage you to work with our office right away.
After an arrest, call our Orlando violent crime lawyers at (407) 988-0992 and schedule a consultation. We serve clients throughout Orange County and Osceola County.
What Constitutes a Violent Crime in Florida?
Most violent crimes are charged as felonies and a conviction would leave you with a lifelong criminal record, violent crimes in Florida include:
- Aggravated assault and/or battery
- Sexual assault
- Domestic violence
- Vehicular homicide
- Gun crimes
There are strict laws in Florida that govern violent crimes and the penalties that you could face if you are convicted. Penalties can include a lengthy prison sentence including the possibility of life without parole, steep fines and court costs, mandatory court-ordered counseling, and restitution owed to victims or their families.
Every case is unique and variables including motive, how the crime was played out, and how the parties were involved in the crime can all affect your sentencing and trial. The most effective way to defend yourself against these charges is to work with Alers Law Firm.
Experienced Violent Crime Legal Counsel
While it may feel that your whole world has been tilted after an arrest, it is important that you take action to protect yourself and your future. Remember that you have rights, and having our experienced Orlando criminal defense lawyers on your side can help reduce the sentence you are facing, protect against additional charges, and leave you with peace of mind that your rights are being diligently protected. We know that there are many circumstances that can lead to an arrest, and we always treat every client with the utmost respect. We want you to feel like you are family and that you can trust our firm.
For more information on how Alers Law Firm can help you, call us at (407) 988-0992. Se hablaespañol.