Okeechobee Misdemeanor Defense Attorney
Are you facing a misdemeanor charge in the Okeechobee area? The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. represents individuals who are charged with any type of misdemeanor in Okeechobee county or anywhere in the Treasure Coast region. Misdemeanors, while not as severe as felonies, still carry the risk of significant hardship if you are found guilty. You could face harsh consequences, including fines and a prison sentence of up to a year, as well as parole and other penalties that can impact your life.
An experienced misdemeanor defense attorney could help you fight the charges you face. With the assistance of The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A., you may be able to avoid a conviction and the associated penalties that can hinder your life and impact your finances significantly. We have decades of legal experience helping those who have been accused of misdemeanors in Florida, and we’re here to help you.
If you or someone you know has been charged with a misdemeanor in Okeechobee, Taylor Creek, Fort Drum, or other areas of Okeechobee County, contact The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. immediately. Call us at 863-220-4400, and we’ll review your case for free.
How We Can Help
When facing a misdemeanor, many will suggest the charges aren’t serious enough to justify the effort required to find a good criminal defense lawyer. However, this could not be further from the truth. A misdemeanor conviction can result in:
- A year in prison
- Monetary fines in the thousands of dollars
- Probation for 1-5 years
- A suspended driver’s license
- A permanent mark on your criminal record
Those are very serious penalties that may lead to devastating long-term consequences. It is absolutely necessary to find the right lawyer to help you fight your charges.
Mr. Golden has established a notable record of misdemeanor victories for his clients over a career that has spanned more than two decades. With his assistance, many of his clients have been able to beat their charges entirely and return to their normal lives, unscathed.
His success is best illustrated by the awards he has won for his dedication to his clients, and his considerable victories both in the courtroom and at the negotiation table. In 2015, he was named Avvo’s Clients’ Choice for Criminal Defense, and he maintains an Avvo Superb rating as well as an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Misdemeanor Charges We’ll Fight for You
A misdemeanor is a category of criminal charge, rather than a description of the alleged crime itself. Some common crimes that can be charged as misdemeanors include:
- Credit card fraud
- Involuntary manslaughter
- Petty theft
- Parole violation
- Assault and battery
At The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A., we have experience defending against these and other misdemeanor charges. What we can do for you depends on the details of your case. After assessing your case in a free consultation, we can help you decide the best course of action, whether that means arguing for a reduced sentence or a lesser charge, or seeking to drop the charges altogether.
If you were arrested in Okeechobee and are now facing misdemeanor charges, call The Law Offices of David Golden, P.A. to discuss your legal options. We’re ready to defend you, so call us 24/7 to schedule your free, confidential case evaluation with us today.