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Facing Criminal Charges?

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When you are seeking a high-quality criminal defense attorney the decision you make may make a critical difference in your future. At Hager & Schwartz, P.A., the legal team is an outstanding group of Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyers that can aggressively fight for your defense in any criminal charges. When charged with a crime, you face serious consequences in Florida, and every opportunity you can find to increase the chances of a good outcome in your case should be taken quickly. If you have been arrested and charged with a crime in Hollywood, Fort Lauderdale or a nearby community, it is crucial that you contact a criminal defense lawyer from our law office without delay. A powerful defense begins immediately.

As former state prosecutors, our legal team has a unique advantage in defending those accused of crimes. We understand both sides of the case and are better able to prepare the most strategic defense for you. Our vast experience has shown us that people are falsely accused of crimes in Florida every year. It has also shown us that the justice system is often too harsh on those who have made a mistake. Our goal is to fight to retain your freedom and future.

Defense for Felonies & Misdemeanors

Do you need a top-notch Fort Lauderdale criminal attorney? At our criminal defense law firm, our legal team is prepared to defend numerous criminal cases.

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No matter what charges you face, our criminal defense law firm will be able to protect youand advocate your freedom. If you have been outrunning a bench warrant, our legal team may be able to help you face the criminal justice system and attempt to reduce any penalties that may be associated with the offense you have committed. At our office, our team has dedicated their careers to practicing solely on the defense of all felony and misdemeanor charges in the state of Florida. Whether you are facing a white collar crime such as insurance fraud, mortgage fraud, identity theft, embezzlement or bribery, we will stand at your side and protect your future at any cost.

We are extensively familiar with all Florida statutes and remain up to date on all laws to ensure that our clients receive the highest level of defense for their offense. We can even help you with the sealing of your criminal record if you have already been convicted of a crime. Our vast experience and in-depth understanding will provide you with the best defense possible. Choosing to work with us means choosing the best criminal defense lawyer available to you. Our experience and passion for your rights make us an easy choice. You have nothing to lose so do not delay contacting us and receiving your free evaluation.

With serious crimes,it is absolutely critical that your criminal defense lawyer is a skilled trial lawyer and can present a compelling defense on your behalf. The ability to work a courtroom is not common to all attorneys. In criminal cases, this skill is an absolute must, as many cases do end up in the courtroom, and your criminal defense lawyer can "make or break" the case for you. When seeking a Fort Lauderdale criminal defense attorney, it is strongly advised that you contact Hager & Schwartz, P.A. immediately after your arrest.

Do not hesitate to contact us today!

The legal team at our firm is highly qualified in the defense of all types of criminal cases. Attorney John Hager was once a member of the prosecution team at the Broward County State Attorney's Office and is extremely familiar with both sides of criminal cases. Attorney Brett M. Schwartz once was the Assistant State Attorney in Miami-Dade County and honed his outstanding skills as a litigator during his tenure. This background knowledge and experience provides a strong advantage for the firm's clients with regard to negotiations, plea bargains and other legal maneuvers that are frequently necessary in criminal cases.

As South Florida's premier criminal defense law firm, we are proud of our team and the results we have attained for our clients. Our track record in court is a testament to our dedication to fighting tirelessly for the freedom of people in any situation. No matter how hopeless your situation appears, you can be confident that a Fort Lauderdale criminal defense lawyer from our legal team is more than able to help you. If you are looking for qualifications that shine and a hard-working, determined firm to represent you, then you don't have to look any further. Criminal defense is what we do, it's who we are. What are you waiting for? Get us on your case today!

Hager & Schwartz also has offices in Fort Lauderdale, Hallandale Beach, Hollywood, Dania Beach and Lauderdale Lakes.

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