Clermont Criminal Defense Lawyer

“You are being placed under arrest” are words that no reasonable person wants to hear spoken to them by a police officer. Those six words signify a loss of freedom and the placement into a system that you have no control of. Although unfavorable decisions may have lead to your arrest, there is still an opportunity for you to proclaim your innocence. Some choose to do so while in the back of the police car, but the most appropriate time is in the courtroom with a Clermont criminal defense attorney by your side.

The highly qualified attorneys at The Umansky Law Firm understand what it takes to appropriately represent the accused. With a combined 60 years of legal experience, our lawyers have established themselves in the field of criminal law. Through defending numerous Lake County residents and visitors, we’ve gained the respect of the legal community and the trust of the local community. Trust us to help resolve your criminal case on the most favorable terms to you.

Clermont Criminal Defense Lawyers You Can Trust

The process of choosing legal representation for your criminal case is no small feat. This decision is one that should be made carefully and after intense scrutinization. Anyone who takes an in-depth look into the history of The Umansky Law Firm would find one of success that predates that of many rookie attorneys in search of their first few cases. Founding attorney, William Umansky, has practiced criminal law in the Central Florida area for over 25 years and has dedicated his life to defending the accused. The attorneys at The Umansky Law Firm share his passion for justice and exude it every time an ailed individual walks through the office doors.

There are few things more important than having an attorney who is willing to go the distance for you. To ensure that we can do just that, our team of attorneys builds tailored defenses for each case. Litigation may not be the most favorable option for the accused, but as a staple of our preparedness, we approach every case with the possibility of trial in mind. This helps us confirm that no stones are left unturned and that we place our client in the best position to receive a favorable judgment.

Criminal Defense Attorneys in Clermont

The Umansky Law Firm prides itself on being able to represent a diverse client base. In doing so, we ensure that our team of attorneys are well-versed in the various areas of criminal law. This includes:

Let our Clermont criminal defense attorneys to collaboratively construct a defense for you and take your case to trial if need be. Contact us today at 352-247-2561 for a free consultation or chat with us online 24/7.

The Umansky Law Firm
310 Almond St
Clermont, FL 34711

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Case Results

Burglary of Dwelling; Petit Theft

Withhold with 6 months probation and impulse control; adjudication withheld

Grand Theft ($300-$5000)

Nolle Prosequi-Case Dropped

CT-Driving Under the Influence Car (M1)

Nolle Prosequi - Case Dropped

CT- Driving under the influence car

Nolle Prosequi - Case Dropped

Grand Theft Third Degree

Adjudicated Guilty; One day jail/one day time serve; Restitution fees; Court Cost

Petit Theft < 300

We negotiated an agreement that entailed the State dropping the charge after our client completed a Pre-Trial Diversion Program. The Charge was dropped via a Nolle Prosequi.

Unlawful Speeding

Withhold of Adjudication; No points on license; Paid fine and clerk cost; 8 hour aggressive driver class; 90 days to satisfy fine and class

Shoot/Throw Missile Into Dwell/Struct/Veh; Child Abuse; Criminal Mischief; Battery (Domestic Violence)

No Information Notice - Charges Dropped

Attach Tag/Lic Plate To Unassigned Vehicle (M2)

Nolle Prosequi - Case Dropped

DUI with Minor In Car or BAL of .20 or Higher

Pled No Contest, 1 Year Probation, 10 day Car Impound, Community Service

Motion to Modify Probation

Motion Granted in 48 hours

Petit Theft

Adjudication Withheld, 4 Months probation, Costs/Fines, Impulse Control Class

Petit Theft of $100 or MORE (M1)

Nolle Prosequi

Refuse To Submit To DUI Test (M1)

Case Dropped

Battery on Law Enforcement Officer (F3); Disorderly Conduct (M2)

Nolle Prosequi - Case Dropped


Charges Dropped

Scheme to Defraud(F3); Grand Theft(F3)

Motion to Terminate Probation Granted

Unlawful Speed


Failed to Yield at Intersection

Not Guilty

Leave Scene Of A Crash W/Property Damage (M2)

Case Dropped

Motion to Modify and Impose a Withhold of Adjudication


Attempted Burglary of a Conveyance

Charges dropped

Possession of Cannabis (less than 20 grams)

Charges dropped


Reduced to reckless driving

Possession of Alcohol Under the Age of 21

Charges dropped

Driving Under the Influence

Reduced to Reckless Driving

Violation of Probation

Case Dismissed

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