Criminal Defense

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Our Criminal Defense Areas
Of Practice:

  • Criminal Legal Representation 
  • Minor Misdemeanors
  • DUI / Traffic Cases
  • Life Felonies
  • Death Penalty Cases
  • Juvenile Matters
  • Violations of Probation

If you have been charged with a criminal offense, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney to protect your rights. The criminal justice system has a unique set of rules and a language all its own. You can easily become intimidated and overwhelmed by prosecutors or law enforcement officers who know the system. Our team will aggressively work to present the best defense possible in your case.

Whether it's a Felony or Misdemeanor charge, a DUI charge, Violation of Probation or a Juvenile case, you can count on our criminal defense lawyers to safeguard your rights. We have the knowledge and expertise to defend the charges you are facing and steer your case in the right direction. With our combined years of criminal defense work, we have represented thousands of clients in criminal cases ranging from minor misdemeanors and traffic cases to life felonies. 


If you're charged with a DUI offense, you always have the right to defend yourself before the Court. You can rely on our aggressive and exemplary legal services to present the best possible defense and steer your case towards a positive outcome.

When a person is facing DUI criminal charges, they stand to lose a great deal if they do not have experienced and aggressive legal representation. Many times individuals do not contact an attorney because they don’t think they will be able to afford the cost or they do not know which attorney will do the best job for them. There is never a situation in which a person should attempt to represent themselves in a criminal matter. We have more than 50 years of combined legal experience and have handled thousands of criminal cases - from misdemeanors to life felonies. We are an established law firm with an excellent reputation for achieving the best possible results for our clients. We urge you to contact our office today for a free consultation. We understand that the charge you are faced with is a priority for you and you need an attorney who will make it their priority. Allow us to be that attorney.

In our criminal cases involving DUI defense, we focus on handling the administrative hearing regarding the status of your driving privileges, as well as the criminal proceeding. We take on complex and difficult cases, using a detail oriented approach, combining our knowledge and hard work to present the best defense in your case.

We know from experience that the police start building their case as soon as they decide to pull you over. When you retain us to defend you on a drunk driving charge, we will conduct a thorough investigation of the facts and circumstances surrounding your arrest. This includes a review of whether you were properly advised of your rights after being placed into custody. We will also examine police reports and question any witnesses to verify whether field sobriety and blood alcohol tests were correctly administered. Call us today so we can begin working for you!

Juvenile Law

The juvenile Justice System deals with juvenile offenders under the age of eighteen. The Juvenile Justice System tends to emphasize the rehabilitation of juveniles versus the adult Criminal System which has more of a focus on punishment for crimes committed. If your child is facing a juvenile legal matter, call Weaver, Weaver & Collins, P.A., to get the best result.

A criminal conviction in the military justice system can bring about dire consequences for a service member and their military career. An attorney experienced in military law can make all the difference in achieving a favorable resolution in your case. At Weaver, Weaver & Collins, P.A., we have that attorney. Don’t take a chance on your future, call us today for your free consultation with an attorney who has over thirty years of military service including Judge Advocate.

Violation of Probation

If you are charged with a violation of probation, the prosecution will seek to prove you knowingly and willfully violated the conditions of your probation. Call us today to discuss your criminal law concerns.

To schedule a free confidential consultation, contact our experienced Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys online or call us at 850.939.5299.


Our team will aggressively work to present the best defense possible in your case.

Client Reviews

Gulf Coast's Excellent Attorney

5.0 stars

Posted by Daniel
December 6, 2012

Mr. Weaver is a great attorney to work with and has assisted me in several situations, such as criminal defense and DUI. Mr. Weaver is prompt, responsive, and has great attention to detail. He is easy to work with and cares about his clients best interest and will fight for your rights. Also, the fees are very reasonable. Mr. Weaver has handled my legal matters to 100 percent of my satisfaction and I highly recommend him.

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