Criminal Defense


Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney - Lawyer, serving Orlando, Orange County, Seminole County, Osceola County, Volusia County, Brevard County, Lake County, and the surrounding Central Florida areas by providing aggressive and experienced criminal defense legal representation.


When arrested, charged, or under investigation for a misdemeanor or felony crime it can be a very traumatic time. The accused often faces the uncertainty of what the end result will be, how your future may be affected, and in many cases, how your family and loved ones may be impacted as well.

Seeking the legal advice and representation of experienced legal counsel may be extremely valuable in ensuring you are fully aware of your legal rights and options and potential defense strategies. Experienced legal counsel may also provide you the best opportunity for the charges to be dropped or reduced, to be granted probation instead of jail or prison time, or to achieve the best possible resolution in the event your case goes to trial.

Craig A. Sonner represents the legal rights and goals of those involved in misdemeanor or felony criminal defense issues in the Orlando, Orange County, Seminole County, Osceola County, Volusia County, Brevard County, Lake County, and the surrounding Central Florida areas. For a confidential legal consultation, please call (407) 331-1775.

Our law office handles criminal defense cases including, but not limited to:

If you have questions, concerns, or legal needs regarding misdemeanor or felony criminal defense issues, we urge you to seek the legal advice of an experienced Orlando criminal defense attorney & lawyer. Contact Craig A. Sonner at (407) 331-1775 to schedule a confidential legal consultation.

There are three degrees of a felony crimes in the State of Florida:

  • 3rd degree felony: punishable by up to a $5,000 fine, five (5) years prison and/or probation;

  • 2nd degree felony: punishable by up to a $10,000 fine, fifteen (15) years prison and/or probation;

  • 1st degree felony: punishable by up to $15,000 fine, thirty (30) years prison and/or probation.

There are two degrees of a misdemeanor crimes in the State of Florida:

  • 2nd degree misdemeanor: punishable by up to a $500 fine, sixty (60) days jail and/or 6 months probation;

  • 1st degree misdemeanor: punishable by up to a $1000 fine, twelve (12) months jail and/or probation.

Forms of fraud may carry stiffer penalties for a conviction as fraud charges may be prosecuted in the federal court system. It is important to realize that in the federal criminal court, the prosecution is often has a lower standard regarding showing burden of proof to obtain a conviction.

Any criminal charge has the potential for adversely affecting your life, freedoms, and in some cases, your basic civil rights. Be proactive in protecting your rights by seeking experienced legal counsel to stand up and fight for you.

If you require professional legal services regarding misdemeanor or felony criminal defense issues, be proactive in protecting your legal rights by seeking the legal advice of an experienced Orlando criminal defense attorney & lawyer. Contact Craig A. Sonner by calling (407) 331-1775.


Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney - Lawyer, serving Orlando, Orange County, Seminole County, Osceola County, Volusia County, Brevard County, Lake County, and the surrounding Central Florida areas by providing aggressive and experienced criminal defense legal representation.

 

 

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