West Palm Beach Entrapment Attorney
Although entrapment is not a common defense, in certain circumstances, it can mean the difference between conviction and acquittal. In South Florida, entrapment is defined as being arrested for a crime that would otherwise not have been committed if not encouraged or coerced by an agent of law enforcement. If you or a loved one has been arrested, and you believe that the arrest was due to entrapment, our West Palm Beach criminal defense attorneys at Perlet, Shiner, McKamey, Melchiorre & Walsh, P.A. are skilled and will conduct a thorough investigation into the specific facts of the case and protect the rights of the accused. Entrapment is often used in drug-related cases.
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Entrapment Is Against the Law
Your lawyer will need to conduct an investigation to put together a successful entrapment defense. If you do go to trial, our skilled West Palm Beach criminal defense lawyers will bring to light the circumstances surrounding the entrapment defense. Hiring a skilled criminal defense lawyer with experience in entrapment cases is vital to defending your rights. A felony conviction can result in serious consequences that will make your life more difficult now and in the future.