Martin County, FL

Martin County Criminal Defense Attorney

STUART, FLORIDA CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYER
WHITTEL & MELTON, LLC
FORMER STATE PROSECUTORS
CALL TODAY (561) 367-8777

Palm City & Jensen Beach, FL Criminal Defense Attorneys

When facing criminal charges, you need the best Florida Criminal Defense Attorney to handle your case. The consequences of a conviction for a criminal charge are usually quite serious, often life-changing. Criminal prosecutors in Martin County are aggressive and have numerous resources at their disposal, which means they will stop at nothing to pursue a conviction. Your case requires a Martin County Criminal Defense Lawyer at Whittel & Melton who can protect your rights at all times and provide you with an aggressive line of defense from start to finish.

Why Choose Us?

At our office, your needs come first. We are dedicated to defending clients throughout the state of Florida, including those facing severe charges in Martin County courts. As former prosecutors, we are more than familiar with how the State builds its case and will fight on your behalf to make sure you achieve the most favorable outcome for your case. We urge you to act fast and call us today statewide and toll-free at (561) 367-8777 .

Whittel & Melton – Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving All of Martin County

As trial attorneys, our firm has years of experience defending clients against various misdemeanor and felony charges. We are equipped to handle every type of criminal offense, including DUI, drug crimes, fraud and white collar crimes, domestic violence, assault and battery, shoplifting, armed robbery, burglary, murder, sex crimes and more. We know just how humiliating and devastating criminal charges can be, which is why we are determined to help you obtain a successful outcome so that you freedom and future are protected.

Criminal charges can negatively affect your life in so many ways. Regardless of whether you are innocent or guilty of the charges against you, criminal charges can tarnish your personal and professional relationships, employment status and even your reputation and standing in the community. An aggressive Martin County Criminal Defense Lawyer at Whittel & Melton can make sure you get to share your version of the story. Whether you have been accused of a crime of violence or a weapons charge, you need to know that you have options and we can help you challenge these charges in Martin County courts.

With the new technologies constantly evolving, Internet and white collar crimes are being heavily prosecuted now more than ever. Overzealous law enforcement officers and prosecutors alike have added pressures placed on them to aggressively pursue those suspected of bank fraud, embezzlement and identity theft. A Martin County Criminal Defense Attorney at Whittel & Melton can assist with these types of offenses and make sure your civil rights are protected against illegal search and seizures of your property. We will thoroughly investigate any evidence against you to find holes or weaknesses in the prosecution’s case with the hopes of your charges being lessened or dropped.

We can help clients faced with lesser misdemeanor crimes all the way up to the more complicated felony cases like child pornography and solicitation allegations. At Whittel & Melton, we understand the potential consequences associated with these crimes and will stop at nothing to see that your charges are reduced or dismissed entirely. If convicted of these crimes, you could be facing harsh penalties, so do not risk your future by using a court appointed public defender. It is very important to involve a Martin County Criminal Defense Lawyer at Whittel & Melton who you can be sure will provide you with the powerful defense you need to attack the charges against you. Contact us today online or call (561) 367-8777 .

DON’T FACE THE JUDGE ALONE! Martin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Can Help.

A conviction for any criminal offense can bring about devastating consequences. Depending on the severity of the crime, you could be faced with imprisonment in county jail or state prison, heavy fines, probation, community service, restitution to the victim, driver's license suspension, counseling, drug or alcohol treatment, registration as a sexual offender or predator and possibly more. A criminal conviction can change your life for the worse, often resulting in financial ruin and permanently damaging your reputation and relationships with friends and family. Even if you do not have to spend any time behind bars, the fact that you have a criminal record can create problems in the future. You may find it hard to find a good job or even obtain suitable housing.

Because criminal matters have such disastrous consequences, it is very important to discuss your charges with a criminal defense lawyer who can provide you with an honest assessment regarding your case. A Martin County Criminal Defense Lawyer can address the specific concerns you have, answer all of your questions and explain all of your options to you. For a free evaluation of your case, contact us today online or call us statewide and toll-free at (561) 367-8777 .

Our firm defends clients throughout Martin County, including the cities of Stuart, Arundel, Hobe Sound, Hutchinson Island South, Indiantown, Jensen Beach, Jupiter Island, North River Shores, Ocean Breeze Park, Palm City, Port Mayaca, Port Salerno, Sewall's Point and William Field.

Martin County Criminal Defense Attorneys

Client Research & Information:

CAUTION - WARNING - We do NOT advise any existing Martin County clients to contact any of the below Martin County government agencies.

All clients should be informed about the charges against them, and after speaking to our office FIRST; the best place to begin is to filter through information that is readily available to the public.

Below are some Martin County web pages that may be useful in your Martin County Criminal Defense Representation.

Martin County, FL Sheriff's Office
Martin County, FL State Attorney's Office
Martin County, FL Public Defender's Office
Martin County, FL Jail and Detention Facility
Martin County, FL Clerk of Circuit and County Court
Martin County, FL Property Appraiser
Martin County, FL Tax Collector
Martin County, FL Supervisor of Elections
City of Stuart, FL
Stuart, FL Police Department
Palm City, FL Chamber of Commerce
City of Jensen Beach, FL

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