After graduating from Stetson College of Law, I began working as an assistant public... more
After graduating from Stetson College of Law, I began working as an assistant public defender. I successfully litigated thousands of cases as a public servant. The experience I gained from working for the Public Defender's Office in the Sixth Circuit contributed to my desire to continue representing individuals accused of crimes in the private sector. My law partner and I opened our firm in Pin... view profile
Melissa is licensed to practice law in the United States Federal Middle District... more
Melissa is licensed to practice law in the United States Federal Middle District Courts as well as the Florida State Courts. She is experienced in the courtroom, having conducted both jury and nonjury trials in both criminal and civil cases. Throughout her career, Melissa has remained active in the legal community. Additionally, in keeping with her commitment to public service, she continues to... view profile
As a criminal defense attorney, Barry became certified in the operation of the... more
As a criminal defense attorney, Barry became certified in the operation of the Intoxilyzer 5000, the instrument used to test all DUI suspects in the State of Florida, up until the introduction of the Intoxilyzer 8000 in 2006. He has handled in excess of 5500 criminal cases and was lead attorney in over 179 jury trials.
After graduating from the University Of Florida College Of Lawwith honors, Thomas... more
After graduating from the University Of Florida College Of Lawwith honors, Thomas Cope was employed as an Assistant State Attorney in the State Attorney's Office of the Sixth Judicial Circuit of the State of Florida. Mr. Cope tried numerous misdemeanor cases before being promoted to a felony prosecutor, where he was also a part of the DUI manslaughter response team. Mr. Cope tried over 40 jury ... view profile
Tampa and St. Petersburg Florida Attorney Stephen C. Maltezos has several years... more
Tampa and St. Petersburg Florida Attorney Stephen C. Maltezos has several years experience in defending persons arrested and charged with dui's, misdemeanors, and felony crimes in the Florida counties of Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, Sarasota, and Manatee. Stephen C. Maltezos is a criminal defense, dui defense, and personal injury law attorney who was born in New Orleans and raised in So... view profile
I focus my practice exclusively in the area of criminal defense litigation. I have... more
I focus my practice exclusively in the area of criminal defense litigation. I have practiced criminal defense for over 10 years. Most of the cases I handle are serious felony cases, including robbery, homicide, firearms charges and sex offenses. I have a holistic approach to representing my clients, not only focusing on avoiding jail or prison time, but also focusing on how criminal charges can... view profile
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.
Criminal Defense Attorneys in cities near Pinellas Park, FL