Call 407.340.9380 to speak with Attorney William C. Hancock about your legal rights and options involving Misdemeanor or Felony Criminal Defense issues.
The stress associated with being arrested, booked into jail, and being the subject of a criminal investigation can be truly overwhelming. Especially if you have never been been the target of the criminal justice system before.
The first thoughts that may be swirling around in your head may be:
It is important to know that being arrested does not automatically mean you will be convicted. Each person that is arrested has rights, including the right to have legal representation. Obtaining experienced legal counsel who is dedicated to protecting your rights and freedoms is an important step anyone arrested for a misdemeanor or felony criminal charge should not take lightly. The attorney you choose to represent you may make a significant difference in the outcome of your criminal case.
In the State of Florida the degrees of felony crimes include:
In the State of Florida the degrees of misdemeanor crimes include:
In defending your rights and freedoms, our goal in criminal cases is to thoroughly examine the evidence against you, put the actions of law enforcement under a microscope (including probable cause) , review witness statements, in an effort to find cause for dismissal, get the charges reduced, negotiate fair and acceptable plea, obtain probation instead of jail or prison time, or seek to have a diversion program granted (when available).
If the criminal case goes to trial, we will aggressively defend you in an effort to prove your innocence.
Contact Orlando and Central Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer, William C. Hancock.