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Were You Caught Knowingly or Unknowingly Leaving The Scene of An Accident in Florida and Are Looking For A Broward County Hit and Run Defense Attorney, Who Listens To Your Case, Doesn’t Complicate Cases For Extra Billing, and Works with You To Get You Back To Your Life Quickly and Efficiently?

In Florida, the crime of Leaving the Scene of an Accident is committed when a person:

  • is involved in an accident or crash with another person’s property, such as a vehicle, building, or structure; and
  • willfully leaves the scene of the accident or crash without providing their name, address, registration information, and driver’s license to the owner of the property.

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If you or a loved one have recently been arrested for or are being charged with a Hit and Run, odds are you’re feeling stressed, anxious, and scared. The uncertainty of what to do next when you have been accused of a criminal offense can be paralyzing – at a time when it is imperative you take immediate action. The right first step you need to take is to contact me. We provide dedicated and effective defense for our clients through every step of the process.

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The penalties for Leaving the Scene of an Accident vary, depending on any property damage, injury, or death involved.

  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident Involving Property Damage is a Second-Degree Misdemeanor- imposing a maximum sentence of 6 months in jail, 60 days probation, and $500 in fines
  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident Involving Injury is a Third-Degree Felony punishable as a Level 5 offense under Florida’s sentencing guidelines- imposing a maximum sentence of 5 years in prison, 5 years of probation, and $5,000 in fines
  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident Involving Serious Bodily Injury is a Second-Degree Felony punishable as a Level 6 offense under Florida’s sentencing guidelines- imposing a maximum of 15 years in prison, 15 years of probation, and $10,000 in fines
  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident Involving Death is a First-Degree Felony punishable as a Level 7 offense under Florida’s sentencing guidelines- imposing a maximum of 30 years in prison, 30 years of probation, and $10,000 in fines; while this is the maximum sentencing, a judge is required to impose a mandatory minimum sentence of 4 years in prison

Any person convicted of a Hit and Run that results in injury or death, will have their license revoked for a period of at least three years by the Florida DHSMV and cannot obtain a hardship license until they complete a 12-hour Advanced Driver Improvement Course.

Why Choose R. David Williams P.A. for your Criminal Defense Case?

Confidential Case Assessment
During your confidential case assessment we will listen to the details of your case, and formulate a strategy to defend you as well as possible.
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Our Attorneys have been helping individuals like you Navigate the law for over 25 years. Criminal Law is our top priority, let us make you and your case part of that focus.
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We pride ourselves in fast response time when communicating with our clients. We will never let your questions or concerns go unaddressed.
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This isn’t just a Criminal Charge, this is your life. We understand that, and our dedication to our clients helps get them back to their lives as efficiently as possible.
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At the Law Offices of R. David Williams, we have staff that are fluent in English and Spanish, ensuring that each client gets proper representation.
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Your situation requires honesty from both us and yourself. We will tell you what you need to know, not necessarily what you want to hear. Our approach focuses on efficiency and speed to resolve cases as quickly as we can.
No Case Too Difficult
This is where tenacity and knowledge of the law matter. We do what is necessary, even in complex cases.

We understand that people in different situations have different needs and concerns, and we help them find their way.

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A Serious Charge Deserves a Serious Defense

Being charged with, arrested for, or accused of any crime is not only stressful but has wide-reaching consequences if not handled correctly with the utmost attention. This can affect many aspects of your life—don’t wait or hope for the best. Our attorneys will assist in finding the best possible outcome for your specific case. Call today to discuss how we can help you get back to your life.

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We help families through these tough times throughout South Florida and Miami.

Locally, clients come to us from Miami, Miami Beach, Key Biscayne, Coral Gables, Doral, Kendall, Coconut Grove, Pinecrest, and other surrounding areas.

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Don’t risk your future and your reputation. We welcome your questions and want to understand your situation to help you move forward and get the superior protection and representation you or your loved one is entitled to receive. Since time is often critical to ensure the best result, contact us now by calling us for one-on-one assistance at 954-522-9997(954) 522-9997 with your questions, a description of your situation, or to schedule a consultation. You may also simply fill out the form above on this page. Your form will be directly emailed to our office. All information is confidential.

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