State Crime Defense Lawyer in Orlando
Facing Criminal Charges In Florida?
If you have been accused of a crime in the state of Florida, it is important
that you act quickly to protect your rights and your freedom. At the Law
Offices of Horwitz & Citro, P.A., our Orlando criminal defense attorneys
have decades of experience defending local residents against
criminal charges. Let us put this experience to work for you.
- Our skilled legal staff is prepared to handle a wide variety of Florida
state criminal charges, including:
Arson: Evidence in arson cases is often ambiguous and open to interpretation.
If you have been accused of arson, our attorneys can help you investigate
the situation and protect your interests.
Assault: Have you been arrested for simple assault, aggravated assault or battery?
Protect your rights by retaining an experienced criminal defense attorney
who is committed to raising a vigorous defense on your behalf.
Assault with a deadly weapon: Aggravated assault is a third-degree felony, punishable by a state prison
sentence of up to five years. If you have been charged with aggravated
assault, we have the experience, commitment and determination to provide
the aggressive defense you need.
Gun offenses: If you have been accused of an assault, illegal purchase or unauthorized
sale involving a firearm in Florida, a skilled criminal defense lawyer
may be your best ally.
Domestic violence: Our attorneys use a number of effective defense strategies to minimize
the negative impact of domestic violence charges.
Vehicular homicide: The average prison sentence in a vehicular homicide case in central Florida
is usually around eight to 10 years. A vigorous defense is worth all your efforts.
Breathalyzers, blood tests, and field sobriety tests: If you have been charged with DUI, talk with one of our attorneys to learn
more about your rights and options, as well as the timelines that you
will need to follow in order to maintain your right to drive.
College student offenses: College students and other young adults facing criminal charges have a
lot at stake. Even when facing a minor offense, such as underage drinking,
it is critical to take proper action and call an experienced criminal
Resisting arrest: Fighting charges of resisting arrest can be challenging, as police officers
garner significant credibility with judges and juries. Our law firm can help.
Robbery: A person commits robbery if he or she takes the property of another person
through the use of violence or fear. If you have been accused of a robbery,
there are a number of defense strategies we can employ on your behalf.
Burglary: There are a number of effective defenses to burglary charges in Florida.
Contact our law firm to learn more.
Theft: Our law firm is committed to defending our clients against theft charges
in the Florida justice system.
Tourist crime: Tourists come from around the world to central Florida communities to
visit theme parks and enjoy the beaches. Unfortunately, visitors to the
Orlando area may find themselves charged with crimes, including shoplifting,
assault, speeding or drunk driving.
Tourist shoplifting: Aside from DUI, one of the most common ways that tourists get into trouble
with the law is shoplifting. If you have been arrested for shoplifting
while visiting Florida, our law firm is prepared to offer knowledgeable
advice and vigorous representation.
Trespass after warning: Have you been asked to leave a bar, nightclub, restaurant, or another
commercial establishment? If so, you could be arrested for trespass after
warning if you choose to return.
Skilled Assistance for Those Facing Drunk Driving Charges
A DUI charge can have an extremely disruptive effect on your life, as those
convicted will usually face heavy fines and the long-term loss of driving
privileges. A conviction is especially devastating for commercial drivers
who rely upon their license to maintain their livelihood.
If you have been accused of drunk driving, our Orlando DUI attorneys will
help you build an effective defense against the charges.
- We have experience with the full range of drunk driving charges in Florida,
Defense for minors charged with DUI: The charge of underage driving under the influence can have serious, long-term
repercussions for young people.
DUI drugs: In Florida, a person may be convicted for driving under the influence
if his or her ability to safely operate a motor vehicle is impaired by
alcohol, drugs or a combination of alcohol and drugs. This law extends
even to legally prescribed medication.
Felony DUI: Having a skilled defense attorney is important in any DUI case, but it
is all but essential in a felony DUI case.
Multiple DUI offenses: A first-time DUI conviction has many negative consequences, but a repeat
conviction has many more.
Contact the Law Offices of Horwitz & Citro, P.A.
To schedule a consultation at our Orlando law office, contact us
online or call (407) 901-5852. We serve clients across central Florida.