Multiple Felony Charges of Burglary of an Occupied Dwelling, Burglary of a Conveyance and Grand Theft of an Automobile Dropped
All Charges Dropped
Our client was accused of committing a rash of auto and home burglaries
and thefts. Longwell Lawyers intensively scoured the evidence and established
affirmatively that our client did not commit the crimes, leading to the
law enforcement officers and prosecutors to immediately drop the charges
by filing a No Information Notice. One of the arresting officers even
offered an apology to the client.
Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon
Our client was arrested for Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon (Domestic
Violence). Longwell Lawyers worked to obtain exculpatory evidence and
file motions that caused the prosecutor to decide not to file formal charges.
The case was completely dropped.
All Charges Dropped
Full list of charges: Multiple Felony Charges of Racketeering (R.I.C.O),
Money Laundering, Structuring Transactions to Avoid Reporting (Fraud),
Prostitution and Deriving Support From Proceeds of Prostitution
Our clients were accused of having an ownership interest in a business
that was allegedly facilitating and profiting from prostitution. The charges
were the result of a several year, multi-agency human trafficking investigation.
The clients used another lawyer during the investigation and were arrested
and faced up to over 800 years in prison, if convicted. Longwell Lawyers
got to work. Within a few short months, the State filed a No Information
notice, dropping all of the charges against two of our co-defendant clients.
Aggravated Battery on a Pregnant Person Dropped
Client was no charged/case dropped
Our client was arrested for allegedly fighting with and throwing his pregnant
wife into the side of a parked car. The police relied upon a video of
the incident and a witnesses account. Longwell Lawyers acted quickly and
effectively to meet with the alleged victim to get her sworn statement
and a copy of the video. After filing a pre-trial motion with the court
and setting it for a hearing, the State prosecutor agreed not to file
any charge against our client. A No Information Notice was filed at the
hearing, dropping the case completely.
Importation of Cannabis Case Dropped
No conviction/charge dropped
Seminole County – Our client was accused of importing over 2500 grams
of cannabis. Longwell Lawyers got to work and got the State to drop the
charge by scrutinizing the evidence, taking depositions and file motions
to suppress evidence.
DUI involving crash/Hit and Run Case Dropped
Our client was accused of being involved in a hit and run crash with a
mother motorist without stopping afterward. Our client allegedly was located
nearby and a DUI investigation ensued. Our client reportedly appeared
to be impaired and did not pass a series of field sobriety exercises.
A breath test indicated that our client had a BAC of .20 (2.5 times over
the legal limit of .08)
DUI (injury/property damage); Reckless Driving; Hit and Run (Leaving the Scene).
No conviction and civil infractions dismissed
Seminole County. Client was accused of “rear-ending” another
car and then leaving the scene. The alleged victim and pursued the client
and bystanders claimed that the client drove recklessly while trying to
get away. The client stopped in a business parking lot and was confronted
by the alleged victim. The alleged victim was very aggressive. Police
arrived and arrested the client for DUI, Reckless Driving, Leaving the
Scene of a Crash and cited our client with several civil infractions.
The client registered a breath test result of .104. The client’s
license was administratively suspended as a result of the breath test
result. Longwell Lawyers was retained and immediately got to work. We
helped the client obtain a license within 10 days of the arrest. A plea
of not guilty was entered for all criminal and civil charges. The alleged
victim was ultimately charged with Battery and Criminal Mischief attacking
our client and maliciously damaging our client’s car. The DUI against
our client was dropped. Our client avoided any criminal conviction and
the civil infractions were dismissed.
Sex Offense Charge Dropped
Meet a minor for unlawful activity dropped
Our client was accused of trying to meet with a minor for sexual purposes,
and was facing up to 15 years in prison and a lifetime designation as
a sex offender. Longwell Lawyers fought hard and was able to get the charge
dropped to unlawful use of a two way communication device (which is not
a sex offense). The client was not convicted of any crime and did not
go to prison.
Client Accused of Murder Released on Bond
Client released on reasonable bond
Our client is accused of murder in a case that has been publicized in the
media. Board Certified Criminal Trial Expert Benjamin Jones, led Longwell
Lawyers in property asserting our client’s right to be presumed
innocent and to be released on a reasonable bond while awaiting trial
on his charge, resulting in a reasonable bond being set.
Felony Possession of Controlled Substance and Possession of Paraphernalia charges dropped
Our client was stopped by law enforcement for a minor traffic violation.
The Officer claimed to smell the odor of Cannabis and searched the vehicle.
Various controlled substances and paraphernalia were allegedly seized
from the motor vehicle and from the client. The client allegedly admitted
to the possession and use of the controlled substances and paraphernalia.
Client was arrested and charged.
Longwell Lawyers pressed the case to a pre-trial motion hearing and the
State filed a Nolle Prosequi, dropping the charges.