Felony Crime Defense in Miami-Dade County
Guidance for Life Changing Charges & Consequences
In the state of Florida, receiving a felony charge is incredibly serious. Depending on how serious the alleged crime, at a minimum, you face the possibility of jail time, and at maximum, it could cost you your life. For the sake of your life and your loved ones, you need an advocate on your side who can skillfully argue for your case and protect your freedom.
At The Law Offices of Eric M. Matheny, P.A., our Miami-Dade County criminal defense attorney has dedicated his legal profession to helping those throughout Florida who are in serious legal need.
Common Felonies in Florida
A felony charge can vary in degree and kind. In Florida, felonies can be either first, second, or third degree. Varying in intensity, you face the possibility of life in prison, or a lengthy prison stay, in addition to the major monetary fines you are liable to pay.
- Felonies in Florida range from:
- Aggravated assault
- Aggravated battery
- Drug possession
- Sexual battery
- Armed robbery
- Grand Theft Auto
Courts will also weigh if you have previous felony charges, and if this is the case, you face a stricter punishment.
Helping Miami-Dade County Residents in Court
At The Law Offices of Eric M. Matheny, P.A., we have proven results in a variety of criminal cases where we have skillfully argued and defended those needing legal assistance. We have been featured in the Miami Herald and have been a regular contributor on the radio. We are passionate about what we do and are committed to giving a voice for those needing an advocate.
Contact Our Miami Office Today
If you are facing felony charges, you owe it to yourself and your loved ones to seek legal aid. Call our Miami-Dade County felony lawyer today at (305) 504-6655 and receive a complimentary consultation. We can start the process to regaining your life back.
I was charged with three felony charges related to check fraud. Eric used his expert knowledge to help resolve the charges with one day of jail served on the day that I surrendered myself to have charges filed.- Former Client
He made everything very clear and easy to understand and always kept me up to date with any changes.- Camila
We highly recommend him and would not hesitate to supply a personal reference concerning his professional conduct and compassion.- Michael
Tried 50+ Jury & Non-Jury TrialsAttorney Eric M. Matheny has tried enough cases to know that every case deserves a unique strategy in the courtroom. Our firm keeps your future in mind and always protects your rights.
Recognized Criminal Defense AttorneyAttorney Eric M. Matheny has been named among the “Best Criminal Lawyers in Miami” three years in a row: 2017, 2018 and 2019, by Expertise.com.
Experienced Former ProsecutorWith an insider’s perspective on the justice system, he has the ability to assess the strengths and weaknesses of a case to make wise decisions about how to proceed with your defense.
A Trusted Voice in the NewsA featured commentator on The Rick Jensen Show on WDEL, on the radio program “Let's Talk About,” and in the Miami New Times, Miami Herald, Sun Sentinel, and other publications.
Payment Plans OfferedWe believe everyone deserves high-quality legal representation at an affordable rate.