Orlando Criminal Defense Attorney

Over 40 Years Combined Experience At Work To Represent You

At OrlandoDefense.com, our criminal defense team provides the expertise and insights needed to achieve your best possible outcome. We look forward to learning your story and working with you. Part of a network proudly serving Orlando and Central Florida, including Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Flagler, Lake, Citrus, Marion, St. Johns, and Alachua counties.

No Matter The Charge, We can help.

*Our practice areas are not limited to the above list. We help people with a wide variety of criminal defense cases. Schedule a consultation today to find out how we can help protect your freedom.

Meet the Attorney

We Have The Experience Your Case Deserves

Jeffery Higgins Managing Attorney | Florida Native A Florida native licensed to practice law since 1998, Jeff is a skilled lawyer with significant trial experience and an excellent bedside manner. He proudly gets his best reviews from people who appreciate his caring approach and dedication to their case. Learn more about Jeffery Contact Jeffrey

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An Overview of Florida Drug Possession Penalties

If you are facing drug possession charges in Florida, you should know that Florida drug possession penalties can be steep. Florida has some pretty harsh drug laws in comparison to other states. If you have been arrested for drug charges, it would be a good idea at this point for you to contact Orlando Defense to help with your...

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Where Is the Line Between Domestic Violence and Self-Defense?

Can self-defense be a valid defense against a domestic violence charge? Yes, it definitely can. Sometimes a criminal action can be acceptable if you are defending yourself—even if the other person is smaller and weaker than you, and even if they are your spouse. Overview of Domestic Violence in Florida Law Under Florida law, “domestic violence” is not typically...

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What Are the DUI Penalties in Florida?

The DUI penalties in Florida are some of the toughest in the nation. DUI convictions in Florida cannot be expunged or sealed. Consequences include steep fines, driver license revocation, possible jail time, mandated ignition interlock devices, increased insurance premiums, and community service. Even if you are a tourist from out of state, you could end up with warrants for...

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