Misdemeanor Crime Defense Attorney
Lapina, Founder of Lapina Law, proudly provides
professional Misdemeanor Crime Defense Lawyer legal services in Orlando,
Winter Park, Kissimmee, Maitland, Longwood, and the
entire Central Florida Area.
407.598.0643 to speak to Attorney
Daniel S. Lapina
about your legal rights and options involving
misdemeanor crime defense
or other criminal defense legal issues.
misdemeanor crime convictions may not carry the same
severity of punishment and consequences as felony
convictions, they still may involve jail time, fines,
probation and other penalties which a court may impose.
important to know that misdemeanor crime convictions
will show up in background checks, making it difficult
to apply for college, employment or organizations you
desire to be associated with. Having aggressive and
experienced legal representation in your corner may help
reduce the charges, eliminate penalties, or even have
the charges dropped.
Charges may include, but are not limited to:
Boating under the influence;
DUI (first offense);
Some Domestic Violence Charges;
Driving with a Suspended License;
Certain Lewd & Lascivious Acts;
Loitering and Prowling;
Minor in Possession of Alcohol;
Possession of Marijuana or Drug
Prostitution / Solicitation;
Resisting an Officer without Violence;
Unauthorized Sale of Alcohol.
Depending on the
specific misdemeanor crime that an individual is tried for, a
conviction may result in:
specified period of incarceration jail;
Lengthy periods probation;
Suspension or revocation of your driving privileges;
Potential vehicle forfeiture;
other mandatory programs or classes ordered by the
court that are to be paid for out of the guilty
parties own pocket.
In the State of Florida
there are two degrees of misdemeanor crimes:
Degree Misdemeanor: punishable by up to a $500
fine, sixty (60) days jail and/or 6 months probation;
Degree Misdemeanor: punishable by up to a $1000
fine, twelve (12) months jail and/or probation;
while representing your legal rights we will
aggressively fight for your freedoms utilizing every
legal resource available under the law in an effort to
help you achieve the best possible resolution in the
defense of misdemeanor charges or other criminal defense
charges you may be facing.
is hired to represent you in a misdemeanor crime case or
other criminal defense legal issue, we will review and
analyze all the evidence against you, all witness
statements, and ensure you are fully aware of what your
rights are, your legal options, and defense strategies
that may best serve your specific case. Our priorities, in order
include to fight to have the charges against you
dropped, seek to have the charges reduced, negotiate to
have you receive probation instead of incarceration, or
negotiate for a diversion program (when available) that
will allow the charges to be expunged after the
successful completion of the diversion program.
Orlando and Central Florida Misdemeanor Crime Defense Lawyer, Daniel
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regarding your misdemeanor crime defense or other
criminal defense legal needs.
Professional Misdemeanor Crime Defense Attorney legal services in Orlando,
Winter Park, Kissimmee, Maitland, Longwood, Orange
County, Seminole County, Osceola County, Lake County,
and the entire Central Florida Area.