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    Avvo Rating: 9.4  
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    Andrew T. Hibbert is a lifelong Floridian who was born in Orlando and then grew up in Islamorada in the Florida Keys. After graduating high school, Andrew went back to Orlando to attend the University of Central Florida. It was during his freshman...
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    Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 10  
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    Former prosecutor for 6 1/2 years, criminal defense since 2002. Tried over 100 jury trials.
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    Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 10  
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    Professional, aggressive representation. I have the jury trial experience to protect your rights.
  • Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 10  
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    A question that I am often asked is "why have you dedicated so much of your career to defending criminals?" The answer is this.   First, experience has proven to me that many people who find themselves arrested or accused of a crime are hardworki...
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    Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
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    100% Criminal Defense. Choose A Firm With Proven Results. Call Today 239 247-5273
  • Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 10  
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            I am an Attorney at The Byrd Law Firm where I practice Criminal Defense and Family Law.  I was born and raised on Long Island in New York and came to Florida to pursue a college degree at Stetson University.   While studying at Stetson I...
  • Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 7.7  
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    John Casella earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from New College of Florida in 1980 (the Honors College of the State University System of Florida) and his Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law in 1982. He is admitted to the Fl...
  • Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 6.6  
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    With more than a decade of experience protecting the rights of clients during criminal proceedings, Attorney Brian Lail has earned a reputation for dependable advocacy when his clients need a Sarasota criminal defense attorney. As the founder of L...
  • Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 10  
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    I spent countless hours working on my websites and growing my practice through attending seminars and lecturing.   Unlike other lawyers, I personally put in case results and work on video shots.  My clients or prospective clients need to understan...
  • Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 10  
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    When someone is accused or charged, regardless of whether it is a DUI, child abuse, sexual assault, drug possession, theft, or homicide, no one possesses more motivation than Mr. Finebloom in zealously protecting his client's rights under the law ...
  • Sarasota Criminal defense Attorney
    Avvo Rating: 10  
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    Zachary Cantor graduated from the University of Michigan with a major in English Language & Literature.  Following graduation Mr. Cantor attended Brooklyn Law School where he received his Juris Doctorate.  While attending law school Mr. Cantor wor...

If you have criminal charges in Sarasota County, you might need an experienced criminal defense attorney familiar with Florida state law and local county law. Criminal defense attorneys based in Sarasota County are more familiar with the county legal process, evidence commonly gathered to prove guilt, and the types of defense strategies to get you a favorable outcome. They will work to defend you against the criminal charges, trying to get the case dismissed or reduce the sentence. Criminal defense attorneys will negotiate conditions to prevent a trial but will represent you in a trial by jury or by the judge. They work to ensure clients don't experience loss of liberty.

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

Many Sarasota County attorneys bill on contingency or other, non-hourly arrangements. This may be dependent on factors like experience and different specializations within criminal defense.