Cases

  • 2013 307147 CFDB

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Feb 17, 2016
    Outcome: Guilty of second degree felony, Not Guilty of charge carrying mandatory life sentence
    Description: Client was charged with both a first degree felony carrying mandatory life and with a second degree felony. Video evidence all but ensured a guilty verdict on the second degree felony. However, due in large part, I believe, to certain objections I successfully raised in the case, the client was found not guilty of the charge carrying a mandatory life sentence.

  • 2011 035631 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Mar 07, 2012
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Client was charged with Felony Battery for stabbing someone. I was able to convince the jury my client acted in self-defense.

  • 2009 032089 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Oct 08, 2010
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Client was charged with Armed Robbery with a Firearm. The state succeeded in showing the jury as "similar fact evidence" the client committing another armed robbery with a firearm. However, the jury found my client not guilty in my case due to a weakness in the state's case that I was able to exploit.

  • 2008 CF 000946

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Jun 18, 2009
    Outcome: mistrial
    Description: Client was charged with sale of cocaine. Jury deadlocked despite video evidence of my client making the sale. Client ended up receiving a better plea offer due to the mistrial.

  • 1999 036637 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Nov 01, 2000
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Client was charged with Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felon. I was able to show that other people had access to the gun and may have possessed the gun without the client's knowledge.

  • 2000 030331 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Sep 08, 2000
    Outcome: Guilty of a misdemeanor, rather than the charged felony
    Description: Client was charged with Aggravated Battery on a Pregnant Person. I was able to convince the jury that the client did not know the victim was pregnant. Therefore, the jury convicted my client of a misdemeanor, rather than the felony.

  • 1999 033171 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Feb 10, 2000
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Client charged with Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felon. Due to inconsistencies in police testimony, I was able to convince the jury that my client was not guilty.

  • 1998 033475 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Sep 19, 1999
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Client was charged with Sale of Cocaine. The state played a recording they claimed contained my client's voice during the transaction. The buyer testified, as well, that my client had sold him the cocaine. Despite this evidence, I was able to convince the jury that the state had failed to prove its case.

  • 1998 034335 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Apr 23, 1999
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Charge was Burglary of a Dwelling. I was able to convince a jury that my client had been invited to the house, despite the owner's denial that this had occurred.

  • 1998 034374 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Apr 08, 1999
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Client was charged with Sale of Cocaine. Despite eyewitness testimony that the client had made the sale, I was able to convince the jury that there was a reasonable doubt whether my client was guilty.

  • 1997 033357 CFAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Mar 04, 1998
    Outcome: Not Guilty
    Description: Client was charged with Robbery. I was able to exploit a weakness in the initial identification of the perpetrator and obtain a Not Guilty verdict.

  • 1995 047020 MMAES

    Practice Area: Criminal defense
    Date: Feb 14, 1996
    Outcome: Mistrial
    Description: Client was charged with DUI. Jury could not reach a verdict. Client was then offered a reduced charge and pled no contest to that charge.