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Florida courts and law enforcement take warrants very seriously. If you have a warrant out for your arrest, you could be stopped in a routine traffic stop and be taken into custody immediately. That is why it is so important to handle the warrant with the help of a skilled and knowledgeable South Florida warrants attorney.

At The Law Offices of Eric M. Matheny, P.A., you will find a former prosecutor who has an in-depth understanding of the local criminal justice system. As a South Florida warrants lawyer, Attorney Matheny can advise you on the proper course of action to avoid further penalties and negative consequences.

The firm offers a free, initial consultation during which you can discuss your warrant situation directly with a South Florida defense attorney.

What Are the Different Types of Warrants?

  • Various types of warrants exist which are issued by criminal courts for specific purposes. These include:
  • Arrest Warrants
  • Bench Warrants
  • Search Warrants

An arrest warrant may be issued by the court when it has been demonstrated through enough evidence that there is probable cause that an individual has committed a crime. The individual named in the arrest warrant may not even know that the warrant has been issued. Under these circumstances, law enforcement could show up at your home and arrest you in front of your family, friends, and neighbors.

If you fail to appear in court for a scheduled court appearance, you may be named in a bench warrant. This type of warrant is an order for your arrest, giving law enforcement the authority to pick you up and bring you before the judge to answer for the charges connected with the warrant. Bench warrants may be issued when you fail to comply with a court order or requirement or fail to appear. In the case of any type of warrant, you should not ignore it but contact the South Florida warrants attorney at the firm to get the help you need. He can help negotiate with the judge on your behalf, present the proper legal arguments and explanations and work towards a favorable resolution.

Contact the South Florida warrants lawyer at the firm if you have an outstanding warrant in Miami-Dade or the surrounding areas today.

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What Makes Attorney Eric M. Matheny the Right Choice?

  • Tried 50+ Jury & Non-Jury Trials

    Attorney 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 Attorney

    Attorney 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 Prosecutor

    With 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 News

    A 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 Offered

    We believe everyone deserves high-quality legal representation at an affordable rate.

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