Legal Question in Criminal Law in Florida

i was charged with 1 count of scheme to defraud <$20,000 and 1 count of fraud. use of personal ident information, both 3rd degree felonies. can i possibly receive probation, fine and community service, if i've never been convicted of a crime before?

Asked on 1/15/13, 10:41 am

2 Answers from Attorneys

Eric Trabin The Trabin Law Firm

Yes that is possible but not guaranteed. These are felonies and so you could also go to jail. Hire an attorney to work to get you the best possible outcome.

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Answered on 1/15/13, 10:42 am

Joseph Vredevelt Best Vredevelt & Associates

If you've never been in trouble before probation is usually an avenue an attorney can procure.

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Answered on 1/15/13, 2:18 pm

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