If you have been arrested and charged with a crime in Melbourne, Florida or anywhere in Brevard County; whether it be a felony, a misdemeanor or a DUI offense, the consequences can sometimes be dire and affect your ability to work, earn a living and do the normal things in our daily lives. If you are arrested or charged with a criminal offense, you need the best representation possible. Only an attorney can represent your interest vigorously in State or Federal Court against the government authorities that have filed the charges against you.
Our Melbourne, Florida based defense team has over 55 years of experience in the Criminal Justice System, both as prosecutors and as effective criminal defense lawyers. The firm represents clients charged in State and Federal Court in felony cases, such as burglary, robbery, sexual offenses, child abuse offenses, drug offenses, murder, car-jacking, theft and trafficking in stolen property cases.
We also represent clients charged with driving under the influence or DUI charges, and misdemeanors such as domestic violence/battery, theft, worthless checks, driver license offenses and fraud. Our experienced staff will represent you in obtaining bail reductions and vigorously represent you through arraignment, pre-trial discovery, trial of the case and appeal if necessary.
Our principal criminal defense lawyer was an experienced former prosecutor who once was a Felony Division Chief in the State Attorney's office in Brevard County, Florida. Since leaving the State Attorney's office, he has been a zealous advocate of those citizens charged by the government with criminal offenses for over 25 years. On our staff is a fulltime investigator who has been a former Sheriff's Homicide Investigator and an investigator for the Brevard County Medical Examiner's Office. During our investigation of every case, we will leave no stone unturned.
Established in 1976, the firm has four distinguished attorneys to represent you. The firm has been awarded the coveted "AV" rating from Martindale - Hubbell, the most authoritative legal rating source in the world. An "AV" rating is the highest rating available and is awarded only to select firms. Not all attorneys or firms are rated, and the "AV" rating signifies "legal abilities are of the very highest standard" and that "professional ethics are unquestioned."