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In Florida, there are several degrees of severity within the “felony” category. The least serious felony is a third-degree felony, which can result in up to 5 years in prison. More serious is the second-degree felony, which carries a punishment of up to 15 years in prison. First-degree felonies can result in up to 30 Read More

The Defense Group is perfectly fine with accepting high-profile cases, as long as no lawyer is forced to violate the group’s policy on communication with the press. Once their case is filed, The Defense Group will not participate in any press conferences, and neither will their client. They will continue with their work, and anything Read More

We are ready and able to help clients who speak Spanish. Contact an attorney at The Defense Group through our online contact form or call us at 407-831-1956 for a free consultation. We are available 24 hours a day in case of emergency, and we are able to arrange appointments for nights or weekends if Read More

If The Defense Group takes a case, it is a guarantee that they will give their best efforts–both emotionally and technically–to get the best possible result for their clients. According to attorney Hal Uhrig, the firm will not take cases that they find morally objectionable. For example, if a client wants to hire them, and Read More

If the police find any evidence of violence when they arrive for a domestic dispute–whether it be the victim’s word or just a knocked-over piece of furniture–someone will be arrested. The person who was arrested will not be allowed out of jail for any reason until he or she sees a judge (usually within 24 Read More

Legally, marijuana is ranked as one of the least important drugs, and thus it carries some of the smallest penalties. On the other end of the scale are drugs like heroin and cocaine, which are considered much more dangerous and carry much greater legal punishments. The two types of drugs that Hal Uhrig and The Read More

Ever since a domestic abuse case in the 1980s that ended in tragedy, the police always arrest someone if they arrive at a domestic violence disturbance. Even if nobody is convicted of a crime at the end of it all, this ensures that no further disturbances can occur later that night. If you or someone Read More

When a person is found guilty of marijuana possession, whether the crime is considered a misdemeanor or a felony depends on the quantity found. If someone is discovered to have under 20 grams of marijuana, the crime is a misdemeanor. This means that he or she will have one year in jail and a fine Read More

The Central Florida Defense Lawyers of The Defense Group handle a wide variety of criminal cases, from misdemeanors like petty theft all the way up to murder. Hal Uhrig and his team of attorneys have acted as the defense in numerous drug cases (especially drug trafficking, which carries a minimum mandatory sentence), DUI cases, and Read More

The Defense Group’s first objective in nearly every case is to get the case dismissed. This minimizes the consequences for the client, and it prevents everyone involved from getting tangled up in an unnecessary trial. However, some cases cannot be dismissed and are required to go to trial. In order to properly assist in these Read More