Criminal Defense Lawyers in Gainesville, Ocala, Lake City & Palatka
If you've been arrested or accused of a crime, ask to speak with a lawyer.
Being arrested can be a frightening experience that leaves you feeling desperate and confused about your immediate future. Although you should be cooperative, this is not the time for you to assist the police or criminal investigators. In fact, all law enforcement officials are well-trained in gathering the evidence that a prosecutor can use to build a case against you. Whatever the cause of your arrest, the case will not be resolved at the scene of the crime. At the Law Offices of Thomas L. Edwards, P.A. , our criminal defense lawyers appreciate every opportunity to provide the highest caliber of legal representation both in and out of court.
Misdemeanor & Felony Crimes
Our defense attorneys understand there is a natural tendency to want to fix things, but when you're facing a misdemeanor or felony charge, you need professional assistance to help you know where you stand and which legal strategies offer the best possible outcomes. We will listen carefully to your concerns and use our experience and expertise to help you fight for a dismissal of the case, a reduction of the charges or issue a plea to lessen the penalties. Using the most methodical approaches, we will protect your Constitutional rights by conducting a thorough investigation to uncover important facts, such as police mistakes, investigative errors or lack of evidence.
When your freedom and future are on the line, you need a law firm that has the knowledge to address the charges before an indictment is filed as well as defend you in a court of law against the most serious criminal offenses. From the time of your arrest to the point of legal resolution, the most important decision you will make is the selection of your defense lawyer. We can help you determine the right strategy for bail, arraignment, a pretrial hearing or trial. Representing criminal cases in Gainesville, Ocala, Lake City and Palatka with a defense designed to deliver the best possible outcomes. Call toll free at 877-377-7801 or use this website's convenient 24/7 Contact Us form for a prompt response.