Okaloosa County Criminal Lawyers

Destin Drunk Driving Defense Lawyers

With more than 65 years of combined legal experience, attorneys Don Dewrell and Ashley Smith Herndon provide highly skilled and attentive criminal defense services. Our attorneys represent clients throughout the Florida Panhandle who have been charged with various offenses. Our Okaloosa County criminal attorneys consistently strive for the best possible outcome on behalf of each and every client.

The law office of Dewrell & Herndon can build a strong defense on your behalf in the following criminal matters:

  • DUI charges: Our Destin drunk driving defense attorneys can vigorously protect your rights. We strive to minimize the consequences of a conviction for drunk driving, which can include jail time, fines, loss of a driver's license, insurance rate increases and more.
  • Drug charges: Our defense attorneys handle drug sales, drug possession and drug trafficking offenses involving marijuana, hydrocodone, oxycodone, ecstasy, cocaine, crack, methamphetamines and other types of drugs. Penalties upon conviction of a drug crime will depend upon the type of drug, the amount of drug and the nature of the alleged crime.
  • Vehicular homicide, vehicular manslaughter, DUI manslaughter, and hit and run: Violent and deadly crimes involving motor vehicles are prosecuted heavily and punished harshly. Our attorneys can immediately begin protecting your rights, freedoms and future to secure the best possible outcome.
  • Domestic violence defense
  • Assault and battery, including battery on law enforcement officers
  • Burglary and robbery
  • Trespassing

If you or a family member has been arrested for or charged with a crime, do not wait to schedule your consultation today. Our Okaloosa County law office can be reached locally at 850-200-0231 or toll free at 888-765-0603. You can also contact us online.