At the Law Firm of Ron L. Baum P.A., we practice Criminal Law EXCLUSIVELY. We have several Practice Areas. Attorney Ron Baum has been defending clients in Broward County for over 28 Years.
To better understand the importance of criminal defense and its vital role in the criminal justice system, a criminal defense overview may be helpful. According to the 5th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, “…it is unlawful for an individual to be deprived of life, liberty or property without due process of law….”
Have you been charged with a criminal offense? If so, contact a criminal defense attorney to discuss your case today.
When an individual is charged with an alleged violation of the law, due process of law requires certain steps to be taken. The following are the rudimentary steps in a criminal defense case:
Booking and Bail
Defendants in a criminal defense case may be subjected to only a portion or all of these steps. It is during these processes that the individual has the right to protect himself or herself by retaining legal representation. While defendants have the option of entering into these proceedings without legal representation, most defendants choose to have the assistance of an expert criminal defense attorney.