Crimes of Passion

Miami & Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

The term “crime of passion” is generally used to refer to a murder that occurred due to a situation in which emotions became elevated, and the accused lost control. This is a second degree murder charge in the state of Florida and carries with it jail time and hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines.
You Need an Attorney
A crime of passion is not as black and white as are other cimes. It is entirely possible that your side of the story will be sufficient in convincing a jury that you should be acquitted, or your charges significantly diminished. To build an effective defense, you need an aggressive criminal defense attorney. The criminal defense attorneys at the Cochran Firm South Florida are dedicated to building a comprehensive defense on your behalf, and making sure you are given a fair trial.
You have a right to a fair trial in which your version of what happened, and a full explanation of the circumstances that led to your actions is explained. We will work to ensure you are heard, and that your rights and freedom are protected.
If you have been accused of committing a crime of passion, please contact the criminal defense attorneys at the Cochran Firm South Florida. We proudly defend men and women in and around Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm, and Ft. Myers, Florida.