Violent Crimes in Fort Lauderdale
Representation from a Board Certified Expert in Criminal Law
Violent crimes are those which involve threats of violence or the use of violence. Even if a person was not harmed as a result, simply the attempted use or threat of violence can lead to an arrest. Violent crimes are often allegedly committed while carrying out other crimes, such as a theft offense. If you are currently facing charges for a violent crime, it is imperative that you consult with a Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyer right away. Our legal team at Raisman & Raisman, P.A. is prepared to offer you aggressive defense against violent crime charges.
Types of Violent Crimes & Common Penalties
Violent crimes are charged as either misdemeanors or felonies. Depending on the nature of the alleged crime, a conviction could carry immediate and lasting consequences. This could include time in jail or prison, large fines, restitution, required counseling, and a felony on your permanent criminal record. If you are convicted of a felony violent crime, you will lose your right to vote, to own a firearm, and your ability to find housing or employment could be impacted.
We offer the defense of the following violent crimes:
- Sexual battery
- Domestic violence
- Armed robbery
Protect Your Future & Freedom
Our firm is prepared to act quickly after you have been arrested for a violent crime of any type. Our Fort Lauderdale violent crime attorneys are prepared to work together to review your case, gather evidence, and establish a strong defense strategy on your behalf. You cannot afford to skimp on your legal defense when you are facing a charge of this severity.
Contact our office at (954) 800-4477 if you are interested in speaking with a Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyer during a free consultation. We also offer payment plans, which we can discuss in detail with you.