Jacksonville-Based Federal Criminal Defense Attorney
Experienced Representation for Complex Cases
There are substantial differences between state and federal court when you are charged with a crime. The rules of evidence and procedure are different. Federal law enforcement has greater resources, and federal prosecutors, judges and federal sentencing statutes can be tougher. Many federal offenses carry mandatory minimum sentences. Certain offenses such as bank fraud mandate a term of incarceration if convicted.
Jacksonville criminal defense attorney Mitch Stone practices regularly in federal court. He has tried numerous complex federal criminal cases to verdict. He has had success in all types of federal criminal cases from the granting of motions to dismiss, to securing the exclusion of evidence, and importantly in obtaining jury acquittals at trial. Mitchell A. Stone, P.A., has the resources, experience and knowledge to achieve favorable results for clients charged in federal court, as well as advancing post-conviction appeals of federal convictions or sentences when necessary.
If you have been contacted by federal law enforcement agents, were arrested on federal charges, or are the subject of a federal grand jury investigation, Mitchell A. Stone, P.A., can help. Mitch Stone represents clients in Florida and all over the United States. Contact us immediately.
FEDERAL CRIMINAL DEFENSE
Mitch Stone is a board-certified criminal trial lawyer with 30 years of experience, including insights as a former prosecutor. He handles all federal charges:
- Drug trafficking
- Fraud and white-collar crimes
- RICO prosecutions
- Tax fraud and tax evasion
- International crimes
- Identity theft and internet crimes
- Terrorism charges
- Immigration crimes
- Environmental crimes
- Violent crimes (bank robbery, civil rights violations)
- Firearms offenses and enhancements
- Wire fraud and mail fraud
- Perjury and obstruction of justice
- Extortion and bribery
- Fish and Wildlife Endangered Species violations (Lacy Act)
- Counterfeit Currency
- Import Tariff Violations
- Importation of Counterfeit Goods
- Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency frauds
Mitchell A. Stone brings his federal criminal defense experience to counter experienced and aggressive federal prosecutors and to keep federal law enforcement agencies from taking advantage of clients during their investigation, interrogation, arrest, search and seizure procedures, and at trial. He has achieved favorable results for clients in cases brought by the FBI, ATF, DEA, HSI, ICE, IRS, SEC, Secret Service, NSA, CIA and other investigative arms of the U.S. government. He has represented clients from all walks of life including professional athletes, politicians, police officers, corporate executives, city and county employees and military officers.
See examples in our Success Stories.
FEDERAL CHARGES ARE EXTREMELY SERIOUS. CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY.
When facing the power of the federal government with all that's at stake, you need a board certified criminal defense lawyer who knows the federal court system and is willing to take your case to trial if warranted to protect your freedom.
Call our Jacksonville offices at (904) 263-5005, or contact us online for a free, confidential consultation.