First Time Offenders

Whether you are an adult or juvenile, a first offender is a person who is convicted of a crime for the first time. The experienced criminal defense attorney at the Law Office Of Thomas E. DeMine III, P.A. can help you explore all the options available to a first-time offender in Florida. They have a special section of the firm that is dedicated solely to first time offenders. Being arrested for the first time due to a misunderstanding and even a mistake can be stressful, confusing and scary. Hiring a Criminal Defense Attorney with years of experience can make the difference as to whether you will have a criminal record or not. To meet the condition of a 1st time offender, a person needs to prove he or she has no other exposure to crimes in their life time.

Common First Offenses in Fort Myers & Cape Coral, FL and the surrounding areas

These offenses are usually nonviolent, minor and can be traced back to poor decisions hastily made in a lively atmosphere. Some of the most common first offenses in Fort Myers & Cape Coral, FL or the surrounding areas are:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Possession with Intent to Sell
  • Minor in Possession of Alcohol
  • Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs (DUI)
  • Reckless Driving
  • Criminal Mischief
  • Trespassing
  • Petit Theft

If you have been charged with one of these offenses or another misdemeanor or felony, reach out to the Law Office Of Thomas E. DeMine III, P.A. immediately. Contacting an experienced Florida criminal defense attorney as soon as possible could increase your chances for a favorable outcome.

Contact the Law Office Of Thomas E. DeMine III today to speak with a qualified criminal defense and first time offender lawyer in Fort Myers & Cape Coral, FL.