Trust an Experienced Sarasota Criminal Attorney to Protect Your Rights and Your Freedom
Criminal and personal injury attorneys with a proven record of case success serve Sarasota and Bradenton
If you have been arrested for a DUI or other criminal offense, don’t navigate the criminal justice system alone. The Sarasota criminal defense attorneys at the law firm of Carlson, Meissner, Hart and Hayslett, P.A. are experienced, zealous advocates when it comes to defending your rights and your freedom. A DUI or other arrest can have a serious and negative impact on your life, your family and your future, so it is important to have a qualified and knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer on your side to advocate for your rights, minimize penalties and achieve the best possible outcome for your case.
Attorney Jason Reid is Board Certified in Criminal Law, which indicates he is an expert in criminal trials. If you’ve been arrested, you need a knowledgeable Sarasota criminal attorney with the skills, resources and history of success on your side. Trust Carlson Meissner Hart and Hayslett – defending the accused since 1971.
We are also well-known in Sarasota, Bradenton and throughout the Tampa Bay area for our aggressive advocacy for injured accident victims. Our knowledgeable accident and personal injury attorneys are here to help when you have been seriously injured in an accident caused by someone else’s negligence.
Our high standard of excellence and tireless advocacy sets our law firm apart
We know that you have your choice of attorneys. However, not all attorneys are the same. Our Sarasota criminal defense and personal injury attorneys consistently achieve favorable outcomes for our clients. We offer you:
- Outstanding reputation — We are known for obtaining positive results for our clients because we are relentless advocates with extensive knowledge of the law.
- Strong commitment to protecting your rights — Our attorneys have been representing individuals in Florida for more than 40 years and are committed to the communities where we live and work.
- Responsiveness — Count on our attorneys to communicate with you directly and promptly respond to calls and questions.
Our team of skilled attorneys are proud to provide you with compassionate representation in accident and personal injury cases, criminal defense matters, DUI, workers’ compensation claims and social security disputes.
Accomplished attorneys with more than 125 years of combined experience handling all types of legal matters
The attorneys of Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett have developed a strong reputation for fighting for clients legal rights and pride ourselves on that reputation. We continue to develop innovative approaches to legal issues and constantly strive to achieve positive outcomes for client and their families. Trust us to get the results that you need.
With our innovative legal strategies, we offer a proven record of case success and positive outcomes for clients. Some typical strategies include:
- Reducing criminal charges from felony to misdemeanor
- Getting criminal charges dismissed for lack of probable cause
- Successfully challenging the legality of an arrest
- Negotiating plea bargains without jail time for a DUI arrest
- Obtaining large settlements in car accident cases
- Appealing Social Security Disability denials to obtain past and future benefits
- Winning workers’ compensation hearings for benefits
If you need strong legal representation, contact our Sarasota attorneys today. Serving Manatee and Sarasota County and surrounding areas
Don’t wait to assert your legal rights, whether you have been injured in an accident, arrested for DUI, are facing criminal charges, or your claim for workers’ compensation or Social Security Disability benefits has been denied. Start by contacting the attorneys at Carlson, Meissner, Hart and Hayslett, P.A., either by phone at 941-202-4600 or through our convenient online contact form. We offer a free initial consultation and welcome clients from Manatee and Sarasota County. Se habla español.
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We are experienced trial lawyers and skilled negotiators with the resources necessary to take on even the largest case. Our attorneys will not back down when your future and your freedom is at stake. Clients throughout Florida have relied on us for steadfast legal representation with a personal commitment for more than 40 years. When you need help, we act quickly and decisively to secure the best possible results for you and your family. Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett, P.A., fighting for the injured and defending the accused since 1971.