William Hanlon is a Tampa Florida sex crimes lawyer with nearly 20 years of experience addressing a wide range of sexual offenses. His knowledge of the law and his insight into Florida courts, prosecutors and judges allows him to offer the advice you need to understand your charges, the penalties you face and the options you have for defending yourself.
Florida Sex Crimes Attorney Experienced Defense When Your Future and Freedom May
Be Impacted by a Sex Crime Florida authorities take a very severe stance against individuals suspected of sexual misconduct, especially when the victim involved is a minor or a vulnerable resident. In many cases, prosecutors put in extra effort when trying a sexually related case, simply because of their personal views of the offenses and the public’s and media’s interest in these types of cases. If you have been charged with a sex crime, do not hesitate to hire an attorney; the longer you wait to address your charges, the more difficult it can be to mount your defense.
Tampa Internet Sex Crimes Lawyer Internet Sex Crimes Aren’t Just for Reality Television Being charged with an internet sex crime can be a
frightening and confusing experience that can leave you feeling like you’ve just been caught by Dateline or some other reality show. Unfortunately, these charges are various serious, and can lead to severe penalties, including jail time, mandatory sex offender registration and the loss of your professional license. If you have been charged with an internet sex crime, or are the target of an investigation, do not wait to get an attorney involved; retain legal counsel before speaking to any law enforcement officer.
Tampa Child Molestation Lawyer ď‚— Aggressive Defense against Child Molestation Charges ď‚— Child molestation charges are very serious offenses
that can result in severe penalties, including jail time and registration as a sexual predator or offender. Combatting these charges can be very difficult, especially with the negative social stigma involved; many prosecutors put in extra effort when trying these cases. If you have been charged or are under investigation for child molestation, retain legal counsel immediately.
Pre-filing of Sex Charges If you have been recently arrested, or you have been made
aware that you could be the subject of a pending sex charge investigation by law enforcement it is critical that you call the Criminal Defense Group immediately. Even if a law enforcement officer arrests you for a sex offense, that arrest does not mean that formal charges will necessarily be filed against you. The same holds true if you are under investigation by law enforcement. Any time there is a question as to whether formal charges should be filed, the State Attorney’s Office will review the evidence and ultimately make a filing decision. A suspect may have his or her charges aggravated, reduced, or dropped by the State Attorney’s Office prior to a formal filing decision.
http://www.tampasexcrimesattorney.com Hanlon Law 210 N Pierce St. Tampa, FL, 33602 Phone: (813) 228-7095 (813) 334-3910