Sex Crimes Defense Attorneys in Jacksonville, FL

Top-Rated Sex Crime Defense Firm in Duval, Nassau, St. Johns, and Clay Counties

Monroe Law, P.A. is one the most highly-awarded criminal defense firms in Jacksonville, specializing in sex crimes defense. Led by Attorney Monroe, a seasoned legal expert with an impeccable record of success, our firm is your trusted ally when facing allegations of sex-related offenses. Serving Duval, St. Johns, Clay, and Nassau Counties, our firm understands the intricacies of the local legal landscape and can leverage our knowledge to your advantage.

Our team of Jacksonville sex crimes attorneys has extensive experience defending clients against a wide range of sex-related charges, including sexual assault, rape, child molestation, indecent exposure, and possession of child pornography. We have the knowledge and resources to handle even the most complex sex crime cases.

We understand that being accused of a sex crime in Florida can have devastating consequences for your reputation, relationships, and future. That's why we'll work tirelessly to protect your rights and fight to clear your name. From investigating the facts of your case to challenging the prosecution's evidence, we'll explore every possible avenue to achieve a favorable outcome for your case.

Call (904) 507-6194today to schedule a free consultation with our Jacksonville, FL sex crime defense experts at Monroe Law, P.A. Protect your future - contact us today.

Our Unparalleled Reputation

Monroe Law, P.A. is proud to be a top-rated and award-winning criminal defense firm in the Jacksonville area. With a reputation for excellence, our track record speaks volumes. Attorney Monroe has never lost a case at trial, a testament to our unwavering commitment to protecting the rights and interests of our clients. 

Why Choose Monroe Law, P.A.?

  • Expertise in Sex Crimes Defense: Sex crime allegations are among the most serious charges one can face, especially in Florida. Attorney Monroe possesses a deep understanding of Florida's complex sex crime laws and the nuances of the legal system. Let us use our firm's expertise to your advantage.
  • Never Lost a Case at Trial: Our case results tell the story of our commitment to achieving favorable outcomes for our clients. We've successfully defended individuals against a wide range of sex crime charges, securing acquittals, reduced charges, and dismissals. Attorney Monroe has never lost a case at trial.
  • Personalized Defense Strategies: At Monroe Law, P.A., we recognize that every case is unique. We tailor our defense strategies to the specific circumstances of your case, leaving no stone unturned in our pursuit of justice. 

Sex Crimes Cases We Handle in Florida

Monroe Law, P.A. provides comprehensive criminal defense representation for a variety of sex-related offenses, including:

Potential Penalties for Sex Crimes in Florida

Sex crimes in Florida carry severe penalties, and the consequences vary depending on the nature of the offense and specific circumstances. Here's an overview of potential penalties for various sex crimes in FL:

Sexual Battery (Second Degree Felony):

  • Level 8 offense severity ranking.
  • Minimum sentence: 94.5 months in prison.
  • Maximum penalty: 15 years in prison, 15 years of sex offender probation, and up to $10,000 in fines.

Aggravated Sexual Battery (Victim 18 or Older, First Degree Felony):

  • Level 8 offense severity ranking.
  • Minimum sentence: 94.5 months imprisonment.
  • Maximum punishment: Up to 30 years in prison, 30 years of sex offender probation, and up to $10,000 in fines.

Aggravated Sexual Battery (Victim Between 12 and 18 Years Old, Life Felony):

  • Level 9 offense severity ranking.
  • Minimum sentence: 108 months in prison (unless there are grounds for a downward departure).
  • Maximum penalty: Up to life in prison without the possibility of parole.

Capital Sexual Battery (Victim Under 12 by Defendant 18 or Older, Life Felony):

  • Life felony.
  • Mandatory life imprisonment without the possibility of parole.

Sexual Battery with a Deadly Weapon (Life Felony):

  • Level 10 offense severity ranking.
  • Minimum sentence: 126 months imprisonment.
  • Maximum penalty: Up to life in prison.

Sexual Battery Likely to Cause Serious Personal Injury (Life Felony):

  • Level 10 offense severity ranking.
  • Penalties similar to sexual battery with a deadly weapon.

Other Sex Crimes and Their Penalties:

  • Lewd or Lascivious Battery: Minimum 7 years imprisonment, up to 15 years.
  • Statutory Rape: Minimum 5 years in prison, up to 15 years.
  • Lewd Offenses: Range from probation to a maximum of 15 years in prison.
  • Some Sex Crimes Considered Misdemeanors: For instance, one count of solicitation or prostitution.

It's essential to note that these penalties can have a lasting impact on your life, including the requirement to register as a sex offender. Defending against sex crime charges demands a skilled legal team with experience in Florida's complex legal landscape. 

Contact Monroe Law, P.A. Today - Protect Your Rights

We understand the devastating impact that sex crime allegations can have on your life, reputation, and future. At Monroe Law, P.A., our Jacksonville criminal defense lawyers are committed to vigorously defending your rights, preserving your dignity, and working tirelessly to secure the best possible outcome for your case.

When you're facing sex crime charges in Jacksonville, FL, trust the proven experts at Monroe Law, P.A. to be your steadfast advocates. Your initial consultation is confidential and provides an opportunity to discuss your case and legal options. 

Contact us today to schedule your free consultation and take the first step towards a strong defense. Your future is worth protecting.

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