Being arrested and charged with a crime is one of the most stressful events that can happen in a person’s life. Even a minor criminal case will trigger worrisome questions like: Will I go to jail? Will I lose my job? Will I lose my driver’s license? Will this arrest stay on my record? How will this affect my immigration status? Will I have to report this to my boss, or disclose it on my college application?
Whether you are being investigated or you have already been charged with a crime, Stokes Law Firm has earned a reputation for aggressive representation grounded in solid research, thorough investigation, negotiations and preparedness. We have counseled thousands of clients throughout Florida faced with the accusatory finger of the government. We have extensive jury trial experience in cases of:
A strong defense in a criminal case is the key to your freedom — and your future. Every criminal case contains uncertainty and the outcome of your case depends upon the facts surrounding the crime charged, the strengths/weaknesses of the evidence, the validity of the enforcement and court procedures, the goals and strategies of the prosecution and, of course, your defense. As your defense team, Stokes Law Firm will navigate you through this complicated legal process. We will educate you about the legal and practical risks, as well as the consequences presented by your case and defenses.
Regardless of whether the charge involves Assault, DUI, Shoplifting/Retail Theft Violation, Probation, Drugs or Homicide, our approach to your defense is multi-faceted. Pre-trial motion practice is aggressively pursued to help clarify the issues, to limit the evidence, prevent surprises and eliminate baseless charges. Your case will be fully analyzed and your options will be thoroughly explained to you. Stokes Law Firm will handle all major legal aspects of your case, from start to finish.
Whenever Stokes Law Firm commits to a case, it strives to bring a level of professionalism, skill, and experience that is unparalleled. We provide criminal defense representation for a variety of crimes, such as felony and misdemeanor offenses including but not limited to: homicides, sex crimes, DUIs, theft crimes, drug crimes, domestic violence, federal crimes, white collar crimes, violent crimes, stalking, traffic offenses, juvenile crimes, weapons offense, forgery, fraud, and criminal appeals.
If you have been accused or charged with a criminal offense, it’s in your very best interest to hire a knowledgeable criminal lawyer to represent you in court. An experienced criminal defense attorney can drastically increase your chances of receiving a favorable result or verdict by building a strong case, collecting compelling evidence, and negotiating with prosecutors to get your charges reduced or dismissed. At Stokes Law Firm we know the serious consequences a criminal conviction will bring, and that’s why we devote our entire practice to defending and fighting on behalf of our clients’ rights and best interests.
Don’t let a criminal offense ruin your life or jeopardize your freedom. Over the years we have developed a good working relationship with law enforcement and the various State Attorneys’ Offices. The State knows that Stokes Law Firm can and will zealously represent its clients.