Canan Law

If you are searching for a St. Augustine criminal defense attorney, look no further. Our firm at Canan Law includes former state prosecutors who understand the nuances of the local, state, and federal criminal justice system. They know how the prosecution thinks and can walk you through this challenging time. Our lawyers have worked on all types of cases, such as drug crimes, crimes against others, fraud, computer crimes, sex offenses, traffic crimes, and property crimes. Even if you think your case is not serious, you need effective representation that can stay by your side throughout the court process.

Understanding Criminal Law

Criminal law refers to wrongs against the public and community in general. These offenses range from misdemeanor traffic citations to the most serious of felonies, such as sexual assault or homicide. The defendant, or person who is charged, will be represented by a criminal defense lawyer. The jurisdiction will attempt to convict the defendant through the efforts of the prosecutor. For reputable and seasoned help with your criminal case, our St. Augustine criminal defense lawyer works to ensure your constitutional rights are protected

Legal Guidelines Surrounding Your Defense

The courts impose a strict set of rules in order to make sure the trial is fair for both sides. You will be facing an experienced prosecutor who will do their best to gain a conviction against you. You need a reputable criminal defense lawyer who understands these complex rules and who can effectively navigate through the court process. The sooner you retain competent legal counsel, the more likely you are to keep from making a statement to the authorities that could undermine your case. Although law enforcement must read you your Miranda rights, the average person might not understand what these entail. Your attorney can clarify these constitutional rights and make sure you are protected through the court process.

We help clients resolve their court cases as quickly and efficiently as possible with the minimum amount of negative impact. If you have questions about your criminal case, contact our St. Augustine criminal defense attorney at Canan Law at (904) 849-2266 today.

Hear From Past Clients

    He Earned My Respect & Trust

    “Andrew came highly recommended by a friend who is a lawyer. In the courtroom, he is incredibly prepared. In giving advice, he steers his clients down the right road. I feel like was looking out for my best interest.”

    - Chip S.
    Very Grateful

    “Everyone at Canan Law was friendly and hospitable. Attorney John Westfield was very professional. He listened very well and always had our best interests in mind. Most importantly, he was prepared in court.”

    - Markell F.
    Thank You For Everything You Have Done

    “Their entire team was very professional and knowledgeable about my specific case. They took time to explain in detail what they were doing every step of the way. I was EXTREMELY satisfied with the end result.”

    - Hamid B.
    I Couldn't Be Happier

    “A wealth of talent at this firm. Responsive and direct; they valued my time and money. My outcome was exactly what I expected despite the many changes that I presented them.”

    - Steve K.
    Very Pleased with Every Aspect

    “I was very pleased with every aspect of Canan Law. They walked us through a difficult situation and were available and courteous throughout. I felt they heard and understood me.”

    - Dana P.
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