PRACTICE AREAS

Violation of Probation

Accused of Violating Probation? Worried You'll Be Sent to Prison? 

TALK TO A KNOWLEDGEABLE PROBATION VIOLATION ATTORNEY IN PENSACOLA, FL.

For years, Panhandle Defense Firm has been the defending many Pensacola, FL residents in your position. Probation violation charges can be intimidating, but rest assured that our lead attorney will stand up for you. 

If needed, our probation violation lawyer will ask the judge to lower your sentence. This sentence is called a downward departure, and it could take the form of...

- Seeking treatment for a relevant mental health disorder

- Participating in an alternative sanctions program

- Participating in a rehabilitation program

Let's discuss your options. Call 850-207-2750 now to speak with our probation violation lawyer. 

WHEN WOULD A UDGE AGREE TO LOWER YOUR SENTENCE? 

In Florida, judges can decide to deviate from probation violation sentencing guidelines for a number of reasons. You might not go to prison if...

-You were trying to get medical help for someone who has overdosed.

-You're participating in an alternative sanctions program.

-You weren't the one who initiated the incident. 

Attorney McGuire can provide guidance about your situation. Contact Panhandle Defense Firm in Pensacola, FL today. 

DUI

Fighting for the Rights of Drivers in the Pensacola, FL Area

IF YOU'VE BEEN ACCUSED OF DRUNK DRIVING OR BOATING UNDER THE INFLUENCE, REACH OUT TO OUR DUI LAWYER TODAY!

Many Florida residents who turn to Panhandle Defense Firm have never been accused of a crime before. Driving or boating under the influence is a serious charge, and the thoguh of facing trial can be overwhelming. You'll rest easy knowing our DUI lawyer is on your side. 

Let attorney McGuire know if..

This is your first or second offense.

Your license has been suspended. 

Your facing fines or jail time. 

Call 850-207-2750 today if you've been charged with driving or boating under the influence in the Pensacola, Fl area. 

WE'LL WORK TOWARDS A FAVORABLE OUTCOME

A first DUI conviction could result in up to six months in jail, 50 hours of community service and $1,000 in fines. A DUI lawyer in Pensacola, FL can petition for sentencing alternatives, such as installing an ignition-interlock device in your car.

Attorney McGuire understand the ins and outs of DUI law in Florida. He'll protect your rights by...

-Setting aside time to learn about your and your case

-Investigating the circumstances of your arrest

-Developing a defensive strategy 

Contact Panhandle Defense Firm today to talk to attorney McGuire. 

Drug Possession

You were busted for Drugs at a Traffic Stop. Now What?

CALL A REPUTABLE DRUG POSSESSION LAWYER IN PENSACOLA, FL

You've likely heard about drug busts on the news. During a traffic stop, an officer smelled marijuana and arrested the driver on drug possession charges. Now it's happened to you. A drug possession lawyer in Pensacola, FL will help you fight your charges. 

Panhandle Defense Firm holds law enforcement accountable. We'll do our research to make sure your arresting officers...

-Followed protocol.

-Had probable cause.

-Didn't violate your rights.

Contact our drug possession lawyer today to start building your defense. 

KNOW YOUR LEGAL SUBSTANCES IN FLORIDA. 

Drug trafficking and possession penalties vary widely based on the type and amount of illegal substance involved. 

Contact a seasoned drug lawyer if you were charged with possessing or trafficking a...

-Schedule I substance: Herion | LSD | Marijuana

-Schedule II substance: Hydrocodone | Oxycodone | Methamphetamine

-Schedule III substance: Ketamine | Anabolic steroids

-Schedule IV substance: Xanax | Valium | Diazepam

-Schedule V substance: Cough syrup containing codeine 

Panhandle Defense Firm is on your side. Call 850-207-2750 now to speak with a drug lawyer in Pensacola, FL. 

Domestic Violence 

Facing Domestic Violence Charges? 

A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ATTORNEY IN PENSACOLA, FL CAN TAKE ON YOUR CASE

When you're dealing with domestic violence charges, you can't afford to work with an underqualified lawyer. You need an experienced domestic violence attorney on your side. That's where attorney Thomas F. McGuire III of Panhandle Defense Firm comes in. Our lead attorney has helped countless clients in Pensacola, FL build strong defenses against their domestic violence charges. You can count on him to help you, too. 

Call 850-207-2750 now to speak with a reputable domestic violence attorney in the Pensacola, FL area. You can schedule a consultation with attorney McGuire at your convenience.

CHOOSE A FIRM THAT'S MANAGED A WIDE RANGE OF CASES

Over the years, Panhandle Defense Firm has taken on a variety of domestic violence cases in the Pensacola, FL area. We have extensive experience handling cases involving: 

-Spousal abuse 

-Assault on a female 

-Child abuse, neglect and endangerment 

-Sexual abuse

-Threats and harassment 

-Criminal trespassing 

-Battery 

-False Imprisonment 

To get the guidance you need in your domestic violence case, turn to Panhandle Defense Firm today. Our lead attorney will fight aggressively to defend your rights at every turn.