West Palm Beach Appeals / Post-Conviction Lawyer
A criminal conviction is no doubt devastating, but it doesn't have to be the end of the story. A post-conviction appeal may be available to you or your loved one, depending on the circumstances. Our West Palm Beach criminal defense lawyers at Perlet, Shiner, Melchiorre & Walsh, P.A. can help gain an opportunity for another trial after a guilty verdict. If you believe that you or a loved one may qualify for a post-conviction appeal, it is important to begin the appeal process right away.
The Florida State Attorney General's Office is responsible for representing the state in over 10,000 felony criminal appeals each year. After conviction in state court, your appeal will be filed with the Florida District Court of Appeals. If the deadline to file is missed, an appeal will not be possible.
In South Florida, including the cities of Boca Raton, Jupiter, Wellington and West Palm Beach, criminal defense attorneys will help protect your legal rights after conviction. They will advise the convicted of the options available for appeal, prepare the appeal, and work hard to get the best possible results.
Call (561) 349-4856 to schedule a free initial consultation.