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Fort Myers, FL Criminal defense lawyers (163 attorneys, 973 reviews)

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  • The Robert Foley Law Firm
    2401 First Street, Suite 255, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Robert Foley is a retired FBI Agent and former State Prosecutor. The Firm practice is 100% State and Federal Criminal Defense in Lee and Charlotte County, Florida.
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    Lee Viacava
    1375 Jackson Street #201, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Accused of a crime or arrested? Call 24/7 for a free consultation with a dedicated & experienced local lawyer. Southwest Florida resident for 31 years. Trusted knowledge with proven results.
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    Practice area
    45% Criminal defense, 30% DUI and DWI, 10% Domestic violence, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
    Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs
    30 minutes

    License
    FL, Active since 2007

  • Law Office of Spencer Cordell, P.A.
    1625 Hendry Street, Suite 101, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney by the Florida bar based on my expertise and experience
  • Law Firm of Scott T. Moorey
    1430 Royal Palm Square Boulevard, Suite 101, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Good People Do Get Arrested!..............Experienced and Aggressive Local Criminal Defense Attorney
  • Calvo & Calvo, Attorneys at Law
    1534 Jackson Street, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Arrested? Let an expert in criminal trial answer your questions. Call Calvo & Calvo Attorneys at law
  • Law Offices of Cavanaugh & Cavanaugh, P.A.
    4461 Camino Real Way, Suite 1003, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Experience and Knowledge When you Need it Most. Experiencia y Conocimiento cuando más lo necesitas. Dan is a trial attorney providing legal services to Southwest Florida. He was a prosecutor for ten years in two states and has defended clients for...
  • Calvo & Calvo, Attorneys at Law
    1534 Jackson Street, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Aggressive criminal defense by a former prosecutor. Call me now to go over your case 239-332-5501
  • The O'Brien Law Firm
    1617 Hendry Street, Suite 316, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 9.5  
    Licensed
    Aaron O'Brien vigorously represents people of all kinds in all kinds of predicaments.  He has earned a reputation for a tenacious style and success in the courtroom.   Governor Rick Scott appointed Aaron O'Brien to teh Judicial Nominating Commis...
  • Janese Caruthers Law Firm, P.A.
    1342 Colonial Blvd., Building K 228, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Janese Caruthers was born in Birmingham but raised and schooled in Macon, GA. She is a graduate of Furman University and Cumberland School of Law at Samford University. Ms. Caruthers won several leadership awards during both undergraduate studies ...
  • Brown, Suarez & Rios, P.A.
    1532 Jackson Street, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am a double Gator, having gotten my degree in history and law degree from the University of Florida.  I was raised in Southwest Florida and returned here to build my law practice with my partners Jimmy and Rene.  I love to read, fish and play go...
  • 2423 1st St, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 6.7  Attention 
    Licensed
    WE ARE AVAILABLE 24-7 FOR FREE CONSULTATIONS!
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    Practice area
    55% Criminal defense, 15% Divorce and separation, 15% DUI and DWI, and more.

    License
    FL, Active since 1998

  • Von Gruben Law, P.A.
    Infinite Professional Center, 3049 Cleveland Ave. Ste. 259, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 8.2  
    Licensed
    Review: “Mr. Von Gruben was recommended to me by another attorney. He is compassionate, non-judgmental and professional. He kept us informed and updated during the process. After months and months of getting the round around in co...
  • Scarmozzino Law Firm, P.A.
    1617 Hendry St., Suite 306, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    James Michael (Jim) Scarmozzino was born in Garden City, New York. He graduated from Holy Trinity Diocesan High School and attended the State University of New York at Stony Brook. He earned his juris doctorate at the University of Dayton School o...
  • Peter M. Dennis, P.A.
    1533 Hendry Street, Ste. 300, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am an experienced local attorney, with local insight! If you have been arrested, or have a civil dispute you can trust that I will PERSONALLY handle all aspects of your case. If you hire me, you get me! I am a Martindale- Hubbell AV rated attorn...
  • The Robert Harris Law Firm
    2052 Virginia Ave., Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 8.1  
    Licensed
    Review: “Mr. Harris defended my son against 2 felony charges. He worked tirelessly to be sure that my son received a fair trial. He made sure that my son, who had suffered a traumatic brain injury just prior to the events that led...
  • 1375 Jackson St., Suite 402, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Licensed
    As a criminal defense attorney for more than 14 years, I have represented thousands of clients in nearly every type of case, whether misdemeanor or felony. Whether in a postconviction proceeding, appellate proceedings and trial level proceedings. ...
  • Rios Law Group P.A.
    2241 Cleveland Ave, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 7.5  
    Licensed
    Enriched with a multi-cultural upbringing and a passion for justice, Jason Rios began his life-long journey to become an attorney by enrolling at the University of Florida to study the human mind as well as human behavior. After graduating with a ...
  • Law Office of Cedric B. Hall, P.A.
    2069 First St., Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 8.2  
    Licensed
    Born and raised in Southwest Florida.  I am committed to helping to serve this community.  I served in the United States Army during Desert Storm and Desert Shield.  I want to be your soldier for your case.  
  • Ringsmuth, Day & O'Halloran, PLLC
    Po Box 9362, Fort Myers, FL
    Avvo Rating: 8.1  
    Licensed
    Mrs. O'Halloran received her undergraduate bachelor's degree from the University of Florida and her law degree from Loyola University of New Orleans where she graduated magna cum laude. She was distinguished as a William L. Crowe Scholar for gradu...

It’s important to consult a criminal defense attorney when you are facing criminal charges. Seek an attorney whose case experience lends itself to your specific matter. This means identifying a lawyer who understands the nuances in Florida's criminal laws and appeals process and is able to successfully negotiate on your behalf.

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How much does a criminal defense lawyer charge per hour in the Fort Myers area

Based on Attorneys' reported rates, you should expect to pay between $144.00 and $187.00 per hour. This rate may be dependent on factors like experience and different specializations within criminal defense.