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TALLAHASSEE CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY


If you have been charged with a crime in the Tallahassee area, you need a tough experienced attorney on your side to fight for your rights.Facing criminal chargescan be a frightening experience.You need a lawyer who knows the law, understands the Tallahassee Criminal Justice System, and has a proven track record of successfully defending his client.

Luke Newman is an experienced Tallahassee criminal defense attorney who began his practice in 2004 as part of a small law firm handling only criminal matters,from civil traffic infractions to murder appeals. In 2009, Luke opened his own law practice dedicated to criminal trial advocacy and criminal appeals. He is one of fewer than 70 Florida attorneys board certified by the Florida Bar in criminal appeals. He has been appointed by the Florida Bar to chair the committee which tests and evaluates other attorneys (including prosecutors and judges) seeking criminal law board certification. He has been elected by his peers to statewide leadership positions in the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys and has been asked to serve a speaker on criminal defense practice at statewide seminars for other defense attorneys.

 

HAVE YOU BEEN CONTACTED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT?

Until you have retained an attorney who has advised you otherwise, do not speak to anyone. Please exercise your constitutionally guaranteed right not to incriminate yourself. Do not answer any questions. Even when a law enforcement officer has approached you…

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HAVE YOU ALREADY BEEN  CONVICTED? 

Has someone been convicted of a crime and sentenced?  Florida appellate and trial processes are completely different.  Not only are the issues important – the timelines and avoidance arguments can ruin an otherwise winning appeal.  Contact Luke Newman to consult with a Board Certified Specialist in Florida Criminal Appeals. 

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HAVE YOU BEEN ARRESTED BY LAW ENFORCEMENT?

Luke Newman, P.A. has the skills and experience to provide you an aggressive defense and a positive outcome. If you are facing criminal charges in Tallahassee, you need a lawyer who will put your interests first and provide you with a skilled and comprehensive defense.

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