Recently the Florida Legislature revised the statute dealing with probation. You may now be eligible to convert your probation to administrative probation or terminate your probation in its entirety. To do so, a few conditions must exist. If you have… Continue Reading Florida Statute Revised to Allow for Modification of Probation or Early Termination of Probation
Recently, The National Law Journal published an article titled “Reading the Legal Community for More Neuroscientific Evidence” by Owen D. Jones. This article addresses the advancement of Neurolaw in the justice system. Introduction: A late-career ad man came home from… Continue Reading The National Law Journal article, “Reading the Legal Community for More Neuroscientific Evidence”
Diversion offers are plea offers negotiated with the State Attorney. There are five programs offered in the First Judicial Circuit which is the Circuit for Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okaloosa and Walton Counties. Pre-trial Diversion, the misdemeanor program, and Pre-trial Intervention,… Continue Reading What is a Diversion Program?
As a criminal defense attorney, Mr. Swiatek’s goal is that everyone understands their rights. This page of Resources was created so that you may be well-informed of local and national legal information. This page was last updated 1/2020. The Courts… Continue Reading Legal Resources