South Florida Criminal Defense Attorney
Former Prosecutor Working on Your Behalf
Have you recently been arrested for a crime in Miami-Dade, Broward or Palm Beach County? If so, then you have a lot to be concerned about and rightfully so. The state of Florida is infamous for its harsh criminal justice system, especially for those crimes involving the possession, manufacture, distribution or trafficking of illicit drugs. Because of Florida's expansive coastline, it's a hotbed for all different types of illegal activity and law enforcement has invested massive resources into combating crime. When you are searching for a criminal defense attorney, it's a wise idea to select someone who is not only a defense attorney, but someone who has experience working as a Florida prosecutor.
Eric M. Matheny is more than your average Miami-Dade criminal defense lawyer, he is a former prosecutor as well. His legal career began during law school while he was interning for the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office. There, he served as lead counsel on six trials under the supervision of an Assistant State Attorney. Upon graduation, he was offered a position as an Assistant State Attorney for the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office. During his time at the State Attorney's Office he handled various types of cases involving
misdemeanors and felonies.
Insight Into the Other Side of the Courtroom
Only a former prosecutor has knowledge and perception into how the opposition thinks and acts. As a former Florida prosecutor, Attorney Matheny knows exactly where to look for holes or flaws in a prosecution's case. Other attorneys without the same level of experience may miss such flaws, which could be detrimental to their clients' cases. Let's face it, when you are facing criminal charges in the state of Florida, you are going to need all the help you can get.
Exemplary Criminal Representation in Miami-Dade County
Today, attorney Eric M. Matheny practices strictly criminal defense in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties. When he left the State Attorney's Office, he took with him the knowledge and experience that he had acquired along the way. He knew that he could use his inside knowledge to the advantage of those being accused of criminal offenses in Florida. Throughout his legal career, he has garnered a reputation for being meticulous, aggressive and tenacious in his legal representation. He is driven by results and thereby
100% dedicated to the success of his clients. If you are looking for the best legal representation in South Florida, having a former Florida State prosecutor such as Eric M. Matheny on your side could potentially make all the difference in the outcome of your case.
Contact a Miami-Dade criminal defense attorney from The Law Offices of Eric M. Matheny, P.A. today!