What Are the Penalties for a Domestic Violence Conviction in Florida?

A domestic violence conviction in Florida can ruin a person’s future, family, and tarnish their good name. If you’ve been accused of committing an act of domestic violence, the most important thing you can do is reach out to an experienced Pensacola domestic violence lawyer here at The Law Office of James M. Burns at […]

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What Are the Penalties for Arson in Florida?

Some people think that the destruction of certain property isn’t a crime that can warrant very serious penalties, however, this is simply not the case. Various crimes, including graffiti, criminal mischief, and arson can put a person behind bars for years, among other penalties. If you are someone who was recently charged with arson or […]

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Charged With a Thanksgiving Eve DUI? Here’s What You Should Know.

Thanksgiving is a time of celebration. Many of us celebrate the holiday by spending time with our friends and families. It’s not uncommon for people to celebrate Thanksgiving Eve and Thanksgiving itself by having a drink or two. This is completely fine, as long as no one gets behind the wheel of a motor vehicle […]

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What Are the Long-Term Consequences of Having a Criminal Record?

There are few things worse than being convicted of a crime. No matter where you live, a criminal conviction can haunt you for years into the future. If you were recently charged with a crime, you need an experienced Escambia County criminal defense lawyer who can fight your charges to help ensure you never receive […]

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