Criminal Defense Options

Know Your Rights

Understand Your Defense

4 Stars

Brian S

The group came up with a plan that was unknown to me, but it worked, and saved me money and grief. I'm very pleased and grateful!

Schedule Free Evaluation

Free Case Evaluation: 3 Easy Steps



Complete our simple online questionnaire



Schedule a free consultation with one of our Attorneys



Receive individualized solutions tailored to your situation


Taking another person’s life, without lawful excuse, is considered criminal homicide. There are two classifications of criminal homicide: murder and manslaughter. A person that is charged with either murder or manslaughter faces many risks that could adversely affect their future. The penalties for these offenses include life prison terms and the death penalty. The factors surrounding the offense may determine the type of punishment sought by the state. An accusation of taking the life of another person is the most serious accusation that can be made. It is imperative that you seek an experienced criminal defense attorney to handle your case. Your life may depend on the outcome.

Murder has different legal definitions. It is murder to take the life of another with premeditation. You may also be charged with murder if a person is killed, intentionally or unintentionally, during the commission of a felony. Further, murder charges can be made if you act with disregard for the safety of others and your action is imminently or inherently dangerous to others. Manslaughter is a lesser charge than murder and is generally defined as unlawfully taking another person’s life due to negligence or in a situation that does not constitute murder.

Manslaughter may involve the accident death of another.Alternatively,the act of killing may have been committed in the heat of passion. Manslaughter may be punishable by up to 15 years in prison or in some circumstances a life sentence.

Our Locations


150 North Orange Avenue

Suite 303B

Orlando, Florida 32801

(407) 455-7359

Get Directions


100 South Ashley Street,

Suite 600

Tampa, Florida 33602

(813) 496-7375

Get Directions

Fort Lauderdale

888 South Andrews Avenue

Suite 302

Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316

(954) 334-7776

Get Directions

Fort Myers

5237 Summerlin Commons Blvd

Suite 305

Fort Myers, Florida 33907

(239) 275-2279

Get Directions

West Palm Beach

324 Datura Street

Suite 150

West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

(561) 847-7721

Get Directions

St. Petersburg

970 Lake Carillon

Suite 356

St. Petersburg, Florida 33716

* By Appointment Only*

(727) 497-6076

Get Directions


Lakeland 1102 S. Florida Ave

Suite 121

Lakeland, Florida 33803

* By Appointment Only*

(863) 327-1724

Get Directions


6767 North Wickham Road

Suite 400

Melbourne, Florida 32940

* By Appointment Only*

(321) 460-1646

Get Directions


120 South Woodland Boulevard

Suite 203

DeLand, Florida 32720

* By Appointment Only*

(386) 626-0011

Get Directions


1415 Panther Lane

Suite 374

Naples, Florida 34109

* By Appointment Only*

(239) 201-2527

Get Directions


3350 SW 148th Ave.

Suite 110

Miramar, Florida 33027

(305) 967-6361

Get Directions


50 North Laura St

Suite 2566

Jacksonville, Florida 32202

(904) 224-1522

Get Directions