Jacksonville Sex Crime Defense Lawyer
Defending Sexual Offenses Charges in Florida
If you are under investigation, have been questioned, or have been arrested for a sexually-related offense, you need an experienced criminal defense lawyer to represent you before answering questions or speaking to authorities. In an effort to appear cooperative and demonstrate your innocence you may think that making a statement will work to your advantage, but those very statements can and will be used against you. Invoke your right to a lawyer immediately!
If you are suspected of or have been charged with any type of sexual offense, Mitch Stone will discuss the circumstances, facts and law with you and he will communicate with law enforcement for you in order to ensure your rights are protected. Contact our Jacksonville criminal defense lawyer to arrange a confidential, free consultation.
Defense Against Date Rape Allegations & Other Sex Crimes in Florida
Mitch Stone is a former assistant state prosecutor who served in the Special Assault Unit - now known as the Special Victim’s Unit (SVU) - prosecuting sex crimes and capital sexual offenses. His extensive experience in handling these sensitive and highly charged cases will work to your advantage. In many sex crimes cases it is difficult to obtain a complete dismissal of charges prior to trial or to convince the prosecution to abandon the case based on credibility factors. Attorney Mitchell A. Stone has accomplished both. He focuses on thorough investigations to demonstrate deficiencies in the evidence necessary for a conviction. He looks to the motives of those claiming to be victims to expose the possibility of false accusations.
Mitch Stone understands the importance of maintaining confidentiality and protecting the rights of people accused of sex crimes. He knows how to work with courts, prosecutors, and the media, if necessary, to minimize his clients' exposure to publicity. His goal is to reduce the risk of conviction and imprisonment.
The types of sex crimes cases Mitchell A. Stone, P.A. has successfully defended include:
- Capital sexual offenses, sexual battery, and aggravated sexual assault
- Sex trafficking
- Lewd and lascivious assault and Lewd conduct
- Indecent exposure
- Traveling to meet minors
- Spousal rape, date rape, and statutory rape
- Child molestation and child sexual abuse
- Internet sex crimes, sexting, and use of a two-way device to entice minors
- Child Pornography: Possession, Production, and Distribution
- Violations of Sex Offender Registry laws or a Failure to Register
- Prostitution: Solicitation, Offering, Pimping
Contact a Proven & Dedicated Jacksonville Sex Crimes Defense Attorney
Mitchell A. Stone represents clients in state court and federal court on sexually related charges. Do not hesitate to contact our law firm or call our offices at (904) 263-5005 regarding your criminal law case today.