Mr. Moffitt handles many types of criminal cases. His office is conveniently located near the Collier County Courthouse in Naples. If you have pending criminal charges in Collier County or Lee County, please contact him for a free consultation.
Mr. Moffitt understands the importance of hiring the right lawyer for pending criminal charges. He also knows that this decision should not be taken lightly. Mr. Moffitt welcomes you to his office for a free consultation about your criminal case. To speak directly with Mr. Moffitt right now, please call 239-298-6538.
You should hire a criminal lawyer because it is your right. If you are facing criminal charges in Collier or Lee County, you may not know what rights you have. You are likely feeling stress and anxiety. You may have posted a bond and are wondering if you will get that money back. You may be wondering if you will have to go to jail or prison. You may be curious as to the best and worst possible scenarios you are facing. It is likely that you are not familiar with how the criminal justice system operates and how you will defend yourself from the seemingly infinite resources of law enforcement and the State Attorney.
A knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer can help. Mr. Moffitt will utilize the rules of evidence and the rules of criminal procedure to defend you. He will answer your questions and keep you informed throughout the case. He will review the prosecution’s evidence, cross-examine their witnesses and file the proper motions to prevent a violation of your constitutional rights and due process. The goal being to provide you with the best defense possible given your specific situation.
Criminal cases are serious because they may result in jail or prison time, fines, probation, no contact orders and they can have long lasting consequences, such as losing one’s right to own or possess firearms, vote in elections, live in certain areas, etc. There is simply too much at stake in a criminal case to leave your defense to chance. Mr. Moffitt has handled thousands of criminal cases.
Unfortunately, this is mostly subjective, or a matter of opinion. Lawyers are also prohibited from predicting or guaranteeing success or specific results. To truly understand the strength or weakness of a case, a lawyer often needs to review all of the evidence in the case, which is only obtained after a lawyer has been hired and filed a “Notice of Appearance” and “Demand for Discovery.” Be wary of lawyers that tell you that they’ll “make this go away” or that they “guarantee a win.”
Hiring the best criminal defense attorney for your particular case can be one of the most important decisions you will ever make. When selecting a criminal defense lawyer to handle your case, here are just a few factors out of the many that you may want to consider before making a decision.
Be wary of lawyers that hold themselves out to be the best criminal defense lawyers. The question of who is the “best” is strictly one of opinion. all criminal cases are different. The facts are different. The witnesses are different. The charges are different. Each client needs what is best for him or her. When choosing the right criminal defense attorney for your case, there are several factors that you should consider, a few of which are listed as follows:
Hiring a criminal defense lawyer for your case is an important decision that should not be taken lightly. You should interview your lawyer based on some of the factors outlined above. Be wary of lawyers that make promises or guarantees to win your case as these promises are unethical.
Many people travel to Naples or Fort Myers for vacation or for business. Sometimes people who have been arrested here must return home with pending criminal charges. Mr. Moffitt routinely handles cases in Collier and Lee County. He is familiar with the local rules of the courts and is sometimes more likely to know the sentencing habits of certain judges or what to expect from dealing with certain prosecutors.
There may be several court dates, hearings, and depositions that Mr. Moffitt will need to attend. Mr. Moffitt has been handling criminal defense cases in SWFL for over 17 years.
If you are under investigation or have already been arrested and charged with a crime in Collier or Lee County, you should highly consider hiring a local attorney to represent you. Mr. Moffitt will likely have an edge over out-of–county lawyers for the following reasons:
These are just some of the benefits of hiring Mr. Moffitt when pending charges are in Collier or Lee County. Mr. Moffitt’s office is conveniently located near the Courthouse in Naples.
Mr. Moffitt has handled a multitude of criminal defense charges. Here are some, but not all, of the types of charges he has handled: Murder, Drunk Driving, Boating Under the Influence (BUI), Drug Trafficking, Drug Manufacture, Drug Sales, Drug Possession charges, Paraphernalia, Burglary, Arson, Willful and Wanton Reckless Driving, Suspended License, Expired License, No Valid License, Trespass, Assault, Battery, Domestic Violence, Fishing violations, Hunting violations, Prostitution, Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felons, Violation of Injunction, and many types of theft charges such as Grand Theft and Petit Theft, etc.
How many years experience does the criminal defense lawyer have actually practicing criminal defense? Mr. Moffitt has over 17 years of experience dealing with criminal cases. After first practicing law as a Government Attorney, he then opened his own law office in Naples. Over the last 17 years, he has defended countless individuals charged with crimes. Mr. Moffitt strives to craft the best defense available to each client.
If you are facing a criminal charge in Collier or Lee County and would like to speak to a criminal defense attorney, please contact Mr. Moffitt at 239-298-6538.