Destin Lawyer for Felony Traffic Crimes
Flaherty Defense Firm defends vacationers, military members, and locals who have been charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Fleeing or Eluding Law Enforcement, DUI with Serious Bodily Injury, and DUI Manslaughter in Destin.
This page is not about speeding tickets or broken taillights. Those cases are for traffic ticket lawyers. If you’ve been accused of a serious felony such as Leaving the Scene of an Accident with Injury, Fleeing or Eluding Law Enforcement, DUI with Serious Bodily Injury, or DUI Manslaughter in Destin, you are facing a felony conviction and a possible prison sentence. If you’re in the military, a felony conviction means your career is over.
With stakes this high, you need a serious, experienced felony defense team.
My name is Tim Flaherty. Since 2001, I’ve been a criminal defense lawyer in Destin and throughout the Florida Panhandle. My team and I at Flaherty Defense Firm are ready to help you, so give us a call at (850) 243-6097 for a free case review.
Felony Traffic Crimes in Destin
There are numerous potential felony traffic crimes under Florida law, but this page will focus on the 4 most common, and most serious, felony traffic crimes. All of them carry a possible jail or prison sentence and a permanent felony conviction on your record:
- Hit and Run/Leaving the Scene of an Accident
- Fleeing and Eluding
- DUI with Serious Bodily Injury
- DUI Manslaughter
Flaherty Defense Firm can Help You
Most people that get arrested for a felony traffic crime have never been in trouble before. Most of them never thought they would be at serious risk of facing a jail sentence. If that is you, please do not let your fear and stress paralyze you into doing nothing. Please do not make the mistake of thinking this will just “go away.” It won’t. You’re going to have to fight for it.
If you were in an accident where someone was injured or killed, I’m sure you’re consumed with guilt along with the worry and fear. Just remember, doing a “bad” thing, or making a mistake, does not make you a bad person. And sometimes people who are 100% innocent get falsely accused. Either way, your team at Flaherty Defense Firm will be there with you every step of the way.
If you have been accused of Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Fleeing or Eluding Law Enforcement, DUI with Serious Bodily Injury, or DUI Manslaughter in Destin, call Flaherty Defense Firm 24/7 at (850) 243-6097 for an immediate case review.