Have you or a loved-one been charged with a concealed weapons violation. If so, you need to speak to a Florida Concealed Weapons Lawyer immediately!

A “concealed firearm” is  firearm of any kind that the holder conceals from the ordinary sight of another person.  It may be in a person’s pocket, in a belt holster underneath a jacket, hidden under the clothes, in a purse or bag or in a holster that is concealed from another person’s view.

Criminal charges involving carrying a concealed firearm is a very serious offense that may be charged as a third degree felony punishable by up to 5 years in state prison and a fine of up to $5,000.  This offense neither applies to a person who is licensed to carry a concealed firearm nor to particular devices meant for self-defense such as pepper spray or a stun gun.  If you are facing criminal charges involving carrying a concealed firearm, a Florida criminal defense attorney can help you.

It is crucial that a Florida Criminal Lawyer review your charges so he or she can best represent your interests throughout the duration of the case. It is your attorney’s job to uphold your rights and to utilize the law in your favor.

If you have been charged with carrying a concealed weapon, contact us today for a Free consultation to discuss your rights.