Miami Criminal Lawyer
Yale Galanter, is a nationally recognized authority in the field of criminal litigation. He is skilled in the area of criminal trial law with more than 30 years of experience. Galanter Law has offices in Miami and Fort Lauderdale, so if you are looking for a Miami Criminal Lawyer or a Fort Lauderdale Criminal Lawyer, CALL TODAY!
Been charged with a crime, don’t delay. The Law Offices of Yale L. Galanter, P.A. have been able to achieve successful results for their clients through aggressive negotiation and effective litigation. Our lawyers will answer your questions and take the time to ensure that you feel comfortable and fully understand your rights, your options, and the consequences of your decisions. Whether you are a celebrity, business professional, or an individual concerned with losing your liberty, the lawyers at Galanter Law will take the time to investigate every factor in your situation and work diligently to achieve the best results possible for your case.
Traffic Crime Offenses
DUI manslaughter, Driving Under the Influence (DUI), culpable negligence, leaving the scene of an accident and driving while license suspended are some of the most common traffic crime offenses that occur in the Miami, Florida area. Fines, probation, alcohol counseling, community service, loss of license, increased insurance premiums and jail time are all very real consequences of being found guilty of a traffic crime whether it is culpable negligence, reckless driving, careless driving or even boating under the influence. A person’s past driving record can and will play a major role as to whether or not they are going to be charged with misdemeanor or felony charges. Depending on where you are based, either a Miami Traffic Ticket Attorney or a Fort Lauderdale Traffic Ticket Attorney will be able to inform their clients what they are up against, what their legal rights are and what legal options they have that will ultimately help them to obtain the best possible results in a court of law.Click on these links for more information about what to do when charged with a DUI in a certain area: Fort Lauderdale DUI Attorney, Miami DUI Attorney and Palm Beach DUI Attorney.
Florida’s mandatory drug laws are some of the most severe in the country. If you are facing a drug charge in Miami, Florida whether it is possession with intent to sell or possession of drug paraphernalia, you are going to need a Miami Drug Attorney or a Criminal Defense Attorney in Fort Lauderdale . When charged with any drug crime be it state/federal trafficking crimes, state/federal drug possession or state/federal drug conspiracy to possess an individual faces court costs, license suspension, extensive fines, probation and even time behind bars. Drug defense attorneys will know the best course of action to assist their clients in getting their drug charges reduced or even thrown out of the court system all together. Click on these links for more information about what drugs are tested in drug court and about the local drug Courts: Broward Drug Court, Miami Drug Court, Palm Beach Drug Court and here for more information about the Florida Drug Court Programs as well as the Drug Court Treatment Programs.
Burglary / Theft
Burglary can be defined as breaking and entering into a home or place of business and depending on the action it can be charged as either a felony or a misdemeanor. Burglary is also known as breaking and entering. It does not matter if it is a home invasion, business, building or motor vehicle of any sort. If there is intention of committing a crime inside then it is considered to be a burglary.
Robbery can be defined as an action that uses force, violence or assault on the individual that goods, property or money is being stolen from and can carry a sentence of up to 15 years of prison time. In the case that possession of a weapon during commission of crime was used, a sentencing of up to thirty years behind bars can be given to the guilty. Theft crimes are categorized as either petit theft (valued under $300) or grand theft (valued over $300). Depending on where you are based, either a Miami Criminal Defense Lawyer or a Fort Lauderdale Criminal Attorney will be able to inform their clients what they are up against.
The definition of domestic violence is an assault, aggravated assault, battery, aggravated battery, sexual assault, stalking, kidnapping or any other criminal offense that brings physical injury or death to a family member or someone who is living underneath the same roof as the individual being charged with domestic violence. Without the help and experience of domestic abuse attorneys the following are very real penalties that can happen: not being allowed to be around your family or children, mandated to go to counseling/therapy, and/or being sentenced to time behind bars.
A violent crime is considered to be a criminal offense committed with the use of violence or the threat of using violence. Whether it is aggravated assault with serious bodily injury, kidnapping charges or robbery charges with a firearm their freedom is going to be at risk. In Miami, Florida nothing can tarnish a person’s reputation, finances and overall future worse than facing the violent crime charges of murder charges, manslaughter charges, and attempted murder charges. All of these crimes have life changing punishments that include a life sentencing behind bars. Without the help of a veteran violent crime lawyer the outcome of any trial is likely not going to be favorable for the defendant. Call Galanter Law for the very best Criminal Defense Attorney in Miami or Fort Lauderdale Criminal Lawyer.