PROBATION VIOLATIONS IN ORLANDO, FL
CONTACT AN ORLANDO PROBATION VIOLATION ATTORNEY TODAY
Violations of probation (VOP) occur when an individual breaks the terms of his or her probation. Circumstances that lead to probation violations include getting arrested for another offense, not appearing for a scheduled court appearance, or traveling out of state without the permission of your probation officer.
If you’ve been arrested for a VOP, you need a tough Orlando criminal defense lawyer. With more than 25 years of experience, the legal team at Longwell Lawyers has created a culture of success by pursuing the best possible results for our clients – and your case would be no exception.
Call an experienced probation violation attorney at (407) 593-5047 to discuss your case!
KNOWING YOUR RIGHTS AT A VOP HEARING
What happens when you violate your probation? For misdemeanor cases, you can be sentenced up to twelve months in the county jail. For felony cases, however, the resulting sentence can involve many years in prison. To avoid any additional penalties, it’s important to know your legal rights for your probation hearing in court.
You have the right to:
- Receive written notice of the violations against you
- Be heard by a judge in a court
- Present evidence and witnesses to support your case or refute the evidence against you
- Attorney representation
You have the right to retain a strong and effective legal counsel. Those who put their trust in Longwell Lawyers can be confident that we will work tirelessly to fight for you in court in order to secure your future.
START BUILDING THE DEFENSE YOU NEED
Probation is usually given to those who are shown leniency, but this time around it can be assumed that a judge will not be so sympathetic. With so much at stake, you need to take immediate action by contacting our Orlando probation violation lawyer in order to start strategizing your defense right away.