Plantation Criminal Attorney
Broward County Criminal Attorney
Attorney Carl H. Lida focuses his legal practice on criminal law in Plantation and Broward County and has done so for nearly 40 years. We handle trials and appeals in misdemeanor and felony cases in Florida state and federal courts nationwide. Below are just some of the types of cases we handle in our criminal defense practice:
- White Collar Crimes
- Professional Licensing Defense
- Drug Crimes
- Sex Offenses
- Violent Crimes
- Theft Offenses
- Immigration Crimes
Why You Need to Hire an Attorney
For most of us, being arrested is an experience we are not familiar with, so the fear of the unknown and unfamiliar makes the process very stressful and frightening. You may feel that you are at the mercy of the police, prosecutors and judges, and that even the jury will be unsympathetic to your cause. Hiring a knowledgeable and experienced criminal lawyer puts a powerful ally on your side – somebody who knows the law and the process, someone who can let you know what to expect and who will be at your side protecting your rights and looking out for you every step of the way.
As a person accused of a crime, you have many constitutional rights to protect you from unfair treatment. Two of your most important rights are your right to refuse to be interrogated or give statements to the police, and your right to have an attorney assist you in your defense. By talking to an attorney before you talk to the police, you can protect your rights to the fullest extent and preserve your best chances for a positive outcome.
Why You Need to Hire Carl Lida
Carl H. Lida has been aggressively and energetically defending persons accused of crime in Plantation, Fort Lauderdale and Broward County for nearly 40 years. He is an attorney who is thoroughly familiar with Florida and federal criminal law and the process in both court systems. While the state has a heavy burden of proving its case beyond a reasonable doubt, it has a tremendous amount of resources to invest in the investigation, arrest and prosecution of suspected criminals. Carl Lida levels the playing the field by applying his knowledge and skill to finding creative solutions to your legal problems.
If you have been arrested and charged with a crime in the Fort Lauderdale or Miami areas, contact an experienced criminal defense attorney who has devoted his career to the defense of people charged with criminal matters and to assisting them in getting their lives back in order. Call Carl H. Lida at (954) 472-5001 or contact us online for a free consultation and immediate assistance.