Kissimmee Sex Crimes Attorney

holding someone downFlorida law is very strict and does not favor individuals who might have been suspected of mistreating others sexually. In many cases, when handling a sex crime, prosecutors are known for putting extra pressure and effort into these cases. The main reason behind this is simply because they want to show off their skills in front of the media and most importantly to satisfy the public’s interest. If charged with a sex offense, It’s important to hire an attorney immediately, as a conviction can negatively affect your future and freedom.

What Constitutes a Sex Crime in Kissimmee?

At The Umansky Law Firm, we have experienced sex crimes defense lawyers who are committed to defending those accused or charged with sex crimes in Kissimmee. In addition, our lawyers have handled numerous cases regarding sexual assault claims all across the state of Florida. Thanks to our wide knowledge of the law and our insight into Kissimmee judges, prosecutors, and courts, we can effectively offer the services that you need to help you understand the charges before you, the penalties you might face and the various options available for defending yourself. 

Therefore, we have addressed a wide range of sex crimes and defended many people charged with various sexual offenses including the following:

  • Child molestation
  • Internet sex crimes
  • Rape

Sometimes people find it challenging to handle these charges since it’s often difficult to get the fair criminal process they deserve. The main reason you might undergo such challenges is simply because of the negative public stigma related to sexual offenders. However, the good news is that we’re focused on helping you overcome the difficult and challenging situation you might be going through. Our sex crime lawyers are well-trained and have confidence. Hence, they’re not afraid to handle a challenging case.

Defense Strategies for Sex Crimes in Kissimmee

We will work to the best of our ability to help you come up with a strong defense. We will launch a thorough investigation regarding your charges and everything that leads to your arrest. This strategy has helped us resolve many sex crimes cases that we have come across and it has helped many people mount an aggressive defense against their charges. In an effort to uncover any information that might be of great help in combatting your case, we will sift through the witness statements and tangible evidence available on your charges. There are various types of defense strategies that can be used and may be admissible including:

  • False Charges: People often frame others for false charges in order to damage their reputation and freedom.
  • Illegal Search and Seizure: Evidence can’t be admissible if it was obtained in a disorderly manner or achieved using unlawful measures.
  • Entrapment: It’s said that a crime is not committed if the person had not planned for it.
  • Computer Hacking: With numerous cybercrime cases nowadays, it is possible that someone might have hacked into your computer and did something wrong without your consent.

In addition, to help build your defense, we will check on any conflicting witness statements or inconsistencies in evidence to make them invaluable during plea negotiation or court trial.

Florida Sex Crime Penalties

It’s very important to hire an attorney early enough before your case gets far out of hand. When you hire one of our Kissimmee criminal attorneys to assist you with the sex crime charges when it’s still at an early stage, your chances of winning the case or avoiding severe penalties are very high. There are various penalties for sexual crimes and the most common ones include:

  • Sex offender registration
  • Probation
  • Jail term
  • Heavy fines
  • Revoked or supervised child visitation rights
  • A restraining order against you

For some, they’ll experience multiple consequences from a single charge, and the degree one faces can heavily impact sentencing. Many penalties carry statutory minimums and depend on the type of sex crime committed, the status of the victim, and if any aggravating factors like a gun were part of the offense. A defendant having a previous record of any other criminal activity is also a key factor as part of the punitive process.

Trust a Umansky Law Firm Attorney in Kissimmee to Help

Even if the allegations against you are completely false, attempting to defend yourself on your own is a risky undertaking in Kissimmee. Put The Umansky Law Firm to work for your case today and trust our more than 100 years of combined criminal defense experience to protect your rights and future during the trial. Our membership with the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers demonstrates our successful defense of individuals accused of this crime category.  Protect your rights and your future and call us today at (407) 228-3838 or schedule a free case evaluation online.