"I have handled jury trials, ranging from misdemeanors to capital felonies, including cases where the State was seeking the penalty of death."
Patricia A. Cashman, P.A.
Practices in Orange, Osceola and Seminole Counties
"I took an oath the day I became an attorney to support the Constitution. Under the Constitution you have a right to a speedy trial by an impartial jury. You have the right to be free from unreasonable searches and seizures. You have the right to remain silent. You have the right to due process of law. No warrant shall be issued without probable cause. No bail shall be excessive. No cruel and unusual punishments shall be imposed. You have the right to counsel."
Over 29 years of Experience as a Criminal Defense Lawyer
Member of Florida Bar since 1984
Criminal Defense Attorney my entire career
Opened my own firm in 2001
Graduate of University of Florida
Member of National Association of Criminial Defense Lawyers
Adjunct Professor at University of Central Florida since 1993
AV rated (highest rating) by Martindale Hubbell
Author of Guide to Criminal Law for Florida
Guide to Criminal Law for Florida
Available for convenient bundling with any Wadsworth Criminal Law text or for purchase as a stand-alone item, this state-specific guide assists students in their exploration of Florida laws and cases and features chapter introductions, overviews of codes and implications, and exercises for Florida-specific penal codes.