If you are facing a murder, manslaughter, homicide, or attempted murder charge it is important to have an attorney with a proven history in handling the defense of serious criminal charges. Jeff Dean has this history with vast experience and success in litigating serious criminal cases.
Mr. Dean has won NOT GUILTY verdicts in a murder and manslaughter case even though the evidence of guilt was overwhelming and the client admitted to the crime. Besides murder, Mr. Dean has won dismissals or acquittals in a wide range of criminal cases, including: assault, date rape, drug charges, domestic violence, assault, prostitution, and charges alleging non-consensual sexual contact.
In your case, Mr. Dean will develop the best defense plan and he will fight throughout to win. He may prove you that you acted in self-defense or that you did not have the requisite intent to commit the act. The law presumes your innocence. A charge is not enough. Because you have been charged with a homicide does not mean you are guilty.
“I was charged with murder and Jeff Dean won not guilty verdicts on all counts. The evidence against me appeared insurmountable. The police said that I confessed the crime to them. My fingerprints were on the gun. I was found at the crime scene. The case seemed impossible to win and Jeff won!” D.R. Former Client
Protect your rights! Call Jeff Dean today: (305) 967-6311 or (954) 204-3633.
Different Florida Homicidal Crimes
Murder and homicide charges can result in life in prison. However, there is a lot of confusion and shades of grey around a murder accusation. Jeff Dean can help you if you have been charged with any homicidal crime, including murder or manslaughter. Some of the offenses that you may be faced with if you have been charged with taking another person’s life include:
- Attempted felony murder
- Partial birth abortions
- Killing of an unborn child
- Aggravated manslaughter
- Criminal vehicular manslaughter
Degrees of Murder Crimes
Attempted murder involves attempting to cause death to someone or injure someone while carrying out a felony, such as arson or robbery. This can result in life in prison, even if the person does not die. If the person does die then this is considered homicide and you could be looking at the death penalty. Even manslaughter and aggravated manslaughter comes with severe fines including up to $15,000 in fees and up to 15 years in prison.
Florida Murder Defense Lawyer and Tactics
There are many defense tactics that you can take. You may be able to plead self-defense or claim justifiable use of deadly force if someone has broken into your home or if you fear for your life. Because murder accusations are so severe, you want to be sure that you work with a highly experienced defense attorney to pursue the best outcome possible.
Your defense will depend on a number of factors including the witnesses to the event, the circumstances surrounding the attempted murder, your previous criminal history and any evidence in your favor or against you. Jeff Dean will work with a team of experts, investigators, research analysts and doctors to exhaust every outlet to pursue the best possible scenario, whether this is an acquittal or a reduced sentence.
Contact Fort Lauderdale and Miami Murder Defense Lawyer Jeff Dean Today
A murder crime conviction can flip your entire world upside down. This is something that you want to avoid at all costs. Facing a murder accusation can mean months of waiting and plenty of unwanted attention for you and your family. Let Jeff Dean help you handle this difficult time in your life and ensure that you receive a high quality defense.
Call Jeff Dean today: (305) 967-6311 or (954) 204-3633.