Aggressive South Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer

In the state of Florida, a person who wrongfully fabricates a public record, court document, deed, testament of any sort, bond, certificate, or any document that can be used for the exchange of legal finances with the purpose to deceive or cause harm is committing forgery. Forgery is a white collar theft crime. Forgery may also pertain to bogus merchandise, such as jewelry, glasses, watches and luxury handbags.

Penalties for Forgery in Florida

  • Forgery is a 3rd degree felony. If a person is convicted of forgery he/she can face up to 5 years in state penitentiary and a fine of up to $5,000.

Forgery may be charged as a state or federal crime depending on the intensity of the case. Time is of the essence. Even if you have not been formally charged with a crime, attorney Hernandez can intercede and work to protect your rights. Involving an attorney as early in the process as possible is important if you are to have the best opportunity of successfully fighting your charges and avoiding a conviction. Due to the difficulty of the cases and the probable sentences that attach, it is essential that you contact Mr. Hernandez. With his extensive knowledge of the legal system, attorney Hernandez will provide you with the most aggressive and knowledgeable legal representation possible in the face of your forgery charges. 

For more information and your free consultation contact attorney Armando Hernandez today at 305-442-2590.