Felonies

Felonies

A Felony Criminal Charge is a serious matter which may affect your freedom, your family, and many other areas of your life.

If charged with a felony crime it is extremely important for you to seek experienced legal counsel so that you are fully aware of your legal rights, options, and potential defense strategies, based upon the specific circumstances of your case. In the State of Florida there are three degrees of felony crimes as well as capital felonies:
  • Third Degree Felony: punishable by up to a $5,000 fine, five (5) years prison and/or probation;
  • Second Degree Felony: punishable by up to a $10,000 fine, fifteen (15) years prison and/or probation;
  • First Degree Felony: punishable by up to $15,000 fine, thirty (30) years prison and/or probation.