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Hardee County Criminal Defense Lawyers


866-608-5529 – Bowling Green, Wauchula, Zolfo Springs

The Criminal Defense Attorneys at Whittel & Melton stand ready to represent you or a loved one for any criminal charge prosecuted in the State Courts of Hardee County, Florida.


There is possibly nothing more frightening than being arrested for a criminal offense. All criminal charges, whether charged as a misdemeanor or felony offense, can carry severe penalties, including jail or prison time, steep fines, community service, probation, the suspension of your driver’s license, and even court ordered rehabilitation. Beyond the criminal consequences, you could also face a permanent mark on your criminal record, which is something that can affect your life negatively in the future.

If you are convicted of a criminal offense, you may be left dealing with the aftermath of this mistake every time a good opportunity comes your way. You could find it difficult to further your education at a university, seek new employment, secure a financial loan or even purchase a new home. Many times future opportunities can be severely hindered all because of a blemish on your criminal record. That is why you cannot just ignore criminal charges – they do not just go away on their own. If you have been charged with a crime and wish to avoid a conviction, you should act quickly and obtain the help of a Hardee County Criminal Defense Lawyer at Whittel & Melton. Call us today at 866-608-5529.


At our firm, our team of dedicated legal professionals understands just how devastating a criminal conviction can be. Whether you are facing allegations pertaining to an Internet crime or a white collar offense, our firm can provide you with a powerful defense to attack the charges. We are equipped to handle all types of criminal charges, including federal crimes and fraud charges to sex crimes and violent crimes. At Whittel & Melton, we give every client the personalized attention they deserve so that you can achieve a successful outcome.

No case is too serious for our team of former prosecutors, two former nominees for State and Federal office, a member of Florida’s Super Lawyers, retired military and a retired New York City Police Officer. If you are facing a serious violent crime like murder or armed robbery, you can feel confident that we will fight aggressively to protect your rights. We will take the time to thoroughly investigate every angle of your case, evaluate the evidence the prosecution has against you and devise the best legal strategy for your unique situation. For more information about how our firm can help you, call us today at 866-608-5529 for a free consultation. We proudly assist clients throughout Hardee County, including the communities of Bowling Green, Wauchula, Zolfo Springs and the surrounding areas.


While you may think your situation is hopeless, understand that a Hardee County Criminal Defense Lawyer at Whittel & Melton can immediately begin building a compelling argument for your case. We deal with clients accused of criminal charges on a daily basis. We are well-versed in defense law and can mount a solid defense for your case. No matter the charges you are facing, it is crucial to consult with an attorney at our firm. The State will stop at nothing to achieve a conviction, but we can help you defeat the charges against you.

The sooner you contact us, the sooner we can start building a strong defense on your behalf. Call us today at 866-608-5529 to get started. You have nothing to lose by calling us for a complimentary consultation, so don’t waste another minute and call us today!

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Hardee County, FL Criminal Defense
Attorneys Whittel & Melton, LLC
Bowling Green, Wauchula, Zolfo Springs

CAUTION – We do NOT advise any existing Hardee County Criminal Defense clients to reach out to any of the following State or Government Agencies. The information listed below is simply information that may prove useful to your defense in Hardee County. All legal issues related to your Hardee County Criminal Defense case should be discussed with our attorneys only.

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Client Reviews

This firm was extremely helpful and courteous to deal with. I did not expect to need their services, but was fortunate to find such a great firm. Thank you for your services.


Great customer service. I was always kept updated on every new detail throughout my whole case. The staff made me feel very comfortable and confident in choosing their services. Highly recommend.


I have been to this office three different times and have not one complaint ! Always prompt and on point. I wouldn't pick any other office!


The staff was very attentive and answered all my questions regarding my criminal case. I was very pleased with the outcome and professionalism.


Could never see myself using any other law firm. My case was a difficult one it was handled with perfection and extreme professionalism.


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Phone: 352-666-2121 Fax: 352-556-4839 Toll Free: 1-866-608-5LAW