Federal Criminal Defense
Lead attorney Paul Petruzzi is an experienced Miami federal criminal defense lawyer who has handled more than 600 cases in federal courts across the United States. As such, Mr. Petruzzi and his legal team know federal criminal defense law. They know that a criminal charge – especially in federal court – can cause serious anxiety and disruption to you and those around you. Because of this, they have compiled general information that can be of use to you and your loved ones for your own peace of mind.
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Although specific defenses to any criminal offense will vary depending on the nature of the case, the firm’s legal team has provided basic answers to frequently asked questions about federal criminal offenses. The team hopes that you can use this information to help you learn more about federal criminal court cases, gain a better understanding of the nature of your particular federal case, and get a big-picture view of what you are facing.
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Answers To Your Questions From The Law Offices of Paul D. Petruzzi, P.A.
Do I need an attorney?
Yes. If you are under federal investigation or indicted for a federal offense, it is urgent that you speak with legal counsel specializing in federal criminal law. An experienced federal criminal lawyer knows how to properly defend your rights, your reputation, and your freedom in federal court. At the Law Offices of Paul D. Petruzzi, P.A., not only do we provide our clients with exceptional representation, but we focus on eliminating the potentially negative impacts that a criminal conviction could have on your life.
If I am arrested, can I be released on bail?
This depends on the details surrounding your case and ultimately the judge’s decision. Their decision will be based on various factors such as the nature of the crime, the weight of evidence, any prior offenses, and if you pose any level of danger to the community. For more information on bonds for federal crimes, click here.
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Even if we already addressed your particular question, it is very common for additional questions or concerns to arise. The team welcomes your input and are here to help. All you have to do is schedule a no-cost, no-obligation case evaluation with the team to review every aspect of your case in detail.
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