There are several types of criminal defense law, each requiring special skills and experience. Federal courts and state courts need to be navigated in very different ways. Often, what works in one court won’t work in another so a good criminal defense lawyer in Miami should be your first call. A knowledgeable federal criminal […]
If a federal agent ever calls you to “interview” you, get in touch with a Miami criminal defense lawyer immediately. You don’t have time to waste. Anything you say could be used against you. Don’t answer their questions without a criminal attorney. A good criminal lawyer in Miami should be the first person you […]
Today, more people pay with plastic than ever before and they’re not using cash as often. With the uptick in credit card activity, there is also an uptick in credit card fraud. Much of the world’s credit card fraud occurs in the United States. In fact, 47% of the world’s credit card fraud occurs […]
Legislators who want to show their constituents that they are tough on crime push for provisions supporting mandatory minimum sentences. However, this takes the authority away from judges to use their discretion to take into account complex situations that may not merit such a harsh punishment. First-time offenders for drug charges can, in some […]
In Florida, counterfeiting and forgery are considered felonies and can consequently result in severe penalties. Such charges have serious ramifications for those accused and should be handled by an experienced Miami criminal lawyer. So, if you or someone you know is being investigated for forgery, you should immediately schedule a free consultation with a […]
Under both Florida and federal law, intentionally providing false information in court is considered a criminal offense. That crime is called perjury, and although it’s a relatively simple crime, it carries consequences which can be devastating for the accused. Perjury can be punished by imprisonment for up to 15 years.
If you have been accused […]