CRIMINAL DEFENSE PRACTICE AREAS
How you respond to your charges and defend your rights will have a direct impact on your freedom and your future. At this critical time, everything you say, do, and choose can make the difference between imprisonment and the freedom to move forward with your life. Trust Former Public Defender Ashley Goggins, to argue passionately on your behalf in court or in seeking a plea agreement.
Our experienced legal team is very familiar with defending clients facing a broad range of criminal offenses, including misdemeanors. No matter how minor or serious the offense, we understand what to do to defend your rights.
When it comes to finding the right Jacksonville criminal defense lawyer, you need an attorney who will put your best interests first. In the face of a felony charge, you may feel hopeless and overwhelmed. That’s why we are here.
The consequences of a juvenile crime conviction are far-reaching. If your child has been arrested or detained for a criminal offense, he or she may face incarceration as well as the possibility of having a juvenile record.
VIOLATION OF PROBATION
We understand that violations of probation (VOP) are particularly difficult on the accused and their loved ones. In Jacksonville, and throughout Florida, you are not typically given a bond on violations of probation and many warrants.
Mental health issues have gained a lot of statewide and national attention and courts around the world are implementing problem-solving courts for mentally ill criminal defendants to avoid jail time in lieu of treatment.