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Extraditions Put a Skilled and Trial-Proven Attorney in Your Corner

Miami Extradition Attorney

Protecting Your Rights & Interests in Fort Lauderdale

Has an extradition warrant been filed against you? If so, you may have an increased chance of conviction depending on the jurisdiction. In some instances, you may be extradited to a jurisdiction that may increase your chances of prosecution.

If you currently have an extradition warrant against you, it is extremely important to immediately seek the help of a good criminal defense attorney who understands the process and can navigate you through the legal processes involved with extradition.

Miami extradition attorney Evan Hoffman is a former prosecutor, so he knows how the extradition process works from each side of the system. This can work to your advantage if you have Mr. Hoffman as your defender. Extradition warrants may involve both federal and state law, making it an extremely complex issue.

We are here for you. If your case is in Miami call (305) 928-1669, if your case is in Broward County call 954-737-3004 now to get started.

What Is Extradition?

Extradition is the practice of one state transferring custody of an arrested person to another state in which the person is accused of having committed another crime in response to an extradition request or warrant. In some instances, more than two states can be involved if a person is accused of having committed crimes in multiple states.

The process involved with extradition can be very complicated because it involves laws from multiple states and can even involve federal laws. A lot depends on which states and legal departments within those states are involved. Some states have better relationships between them when it comes to working together for extraditions than other states do.

In some rare cases, extradition can be requested from a country outside the United States if a person is accused of having committed a crime in another country, and that country has an extradition treaty with the U.S. In those cases, it is a must to have an attorney because state, federal, and international laws can all be involved, and those cases also involve the U.S. State Department.

What Is the Rationale behind Extradition?

Extraditions are most often carried out because one state has a stronger case against the person than another state, thus there is a better chance of conviction, or the person has committed a greater crime in another state (or country.) However, once the person is finished with proceedings in one state, they may be extradited back to the other state to face charges there as well.

What Are the Consequences of an Extradition Warrant?

It all depends on the circumstances involved, but generally, an extradition means that a person will face a greater charge and a greater chance of conviction if extradited to a second state. Some states may also have stiffer penalties than others. For instance, one may have the death penalty while the other may not. So, it may be in the defendant’s best interest to fight the extradition.

In some cases, plea bargains between the defendant and the various authorities of any states involved can be reached.

Consult with The Hoffman Firm

Extradition is a very serious and complicated legal issue which, in cases of more serious crimes, can even mean the difference between life in prison or the death penalty.

It is crucially important to have an experienced criminal defense attorney working for your interests who will ensure that your rights are protected under the law. Our Miami extradition lawyer at The Hoffman Firm is prepared to fight for you.

Call us at (305) 928-1669 if you are in Miami, or 954-737-3004 if you are in Broward County, to schedule a consultation with an experienced criminal defense attorney.

Why Should You Choose The Hoffman Firm?

Here Are Six Reasons
  • Client-Focused Representation

    Our Firm is dedicated to client satisfaction. We are available 24/7 to help those in need.

  • Decades of Experience

    Attorney Evan Hoffman has over two decades of experience fighting for the accused.

  • Premier Criminal Defense Firm

    Experienced Attorney Evan Hoffman has handled some of the most high profile and complex cases.

  • Proven Track Record

    Client satisfaction is our top priority. At The Hoffman Firm we take great pride in our success and case victories.

  • Florida Former State Prosecutor

    Attorney Evan Hoffman has extensive knowledge of the strategies used by prosecutors throughout Florida.

  • Free Initial Consultation

    We offer free initial consultations to ensure that we have your best interests in mind.

Hear it From Our Clients

Read What Past Clients Had to Say
  • “As busy as he is, I was always able to get a hold of him. He provided me his personal cell phone and I was always able to text him if I had any questions.”

    - John
  • “Evan was able to get all my charges dismissed and now 6 months after the worst mistake of my life (getting arrested), Evan was able to give me my life back.”

    - Stacy
  • “I cannot say enough great things about Evan and his staff. He helped me and he will help you too. Call Evan if you are ever in legal trouble.”

    - Armando
  • “I know that I am grateful for all of Evan's hard work and can without a doubt recommend him to my friends, family and all of those out there on the world wide web.”

    - Joshua
  • “If anyone is ever arrested or even under investigation, I can assure you the only person you need to call is EVAN!”

    - John
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    Mr. Hoffman was able to convince the State Attorney’s Office to drop all charges.

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