DUI Attorney Debary

DUI Attorney DeBary

We Have Offices Conveniently Located in Deland and Daytona Beach  

Regardless of the circumstances surrounding your DUI charge–a DUI is always a serious and potentially life-changing crime to be charged with. If you're a DeBary resident now dealing with the ramifications of an unfortunate drunk driving arrest or incident, attorney Matt Thompson of Thompson Law, P.A. has the experienced, dedicated, and aggressive approach needed to achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

Have you been charged with a crime in Central Florida? With offices conveniently located DeLand and Daytona Beach, our team can defend you against your criminal charges. 

If you have been charged or arrested for driving under the influence in DeBary, FL or in the surrounding Volusia County areas, contact an experienced DUI attorney to discuss the details of your offense and the future of your case. Attorney Matt Thompson will sit with you for a confidential free consultation to discuss how Florida's criminal laws impact your case. DUI defenses can be applied, and depending on the events leading up to, during, and after your drunk driving charge one of these DUI defenses may be applied:

DUI Defenses

  • Motion to suppress an illegal stop
  • Lack of evidence of physical control
  • Exclusion of defendant’s statements
  • Exclusion of DUI breath test results
  • Failure to read Miranda Rights
  • Police misconduct
  • Speedy trial violation
  • Insufficient evidence
  • Violation of accident report privilege, requiring suppression of the defendant’s statements after an accident
  • Motion to suppress evidence gathered after a DUI arrest made without probable cause
  • Necessity or duress

The laws surrounding Driving Under Influence in Florida have a variety of possible defenses in place, and when applied by the right attorney, they can set your defense on a successful course, so that you can go back to life as usual.

"Thompson Law, P.A., 'A Florida Firm,'combines an innovative legal approach with old-fashioned values to provide clients with representation that has both depth and focus."

- Matt Thompson

Matt Thompson is a multi-generational Florida native with a keen sense of criminal laws and proceedings. As a former prosecutor, Matt is a lawyer who has experience working as an attorney on both sides of the courtroom. Insight, knowledge and experience Matt has gained as both a prosecutor and a defense attorney helps achieve the best possible outcomes and results for his clients.

Contact Thompson Law, P.A. today for a free attorney consultation to discuss your DUI charge and where to go from here.

  • Domestic Violence

    Client was texting a friend when her significant other tried to grab for her phone. When the client tried to pull away, the victim claimed that he was battered and the client was arrested and brought before DCF due a child being in the house. Attorney Matt Thompson wrote a letter to the State explaining the discrepancy in evidence and claimed that the client was in fact moving away from the victim and did not intentionally try to hit the victim. All charges against the client were dismissed.

  • Sale and Possession of Heroin

    Defendant entered a treatment facility while case was pending. Attorney Thompson provided progress reports of all of her progress during her stay to show improvement. State agreed to amend all charges to simple possession and the Defendant was sentenced into Drug Court.

  • Aggravated Assault with a Firearm

    Client was accused of shooting a shotgun over the head of two minors. Attorney Thompson did a public records request to discover that officers reported to the scene of the crime the night of the incident and spoke to the victims on the evening the alleged crime occurred and believed the victims to be intoxicated and unreliable. Attorney Thompson conducted depositions of the officers and ultimately all charges were reduced to a misdemeanor and no incarceration.

  • Grand Theft, Fleeing, Possession of a Fictitious Driver’s License

    Attorney Matt Thompson, through depositions and litigation was able to show that officers did not act according to the warrant by picking up the client immediately upon sight. The charge of Fleeing or Attempting to Elude Law Enforcement, which carries a mandatory felony conviction, was dismissed by the State and the client was offered probation and no felony conviction.

  • Sexual Battery & Domestic Battery

    Mr. Thompson took depositions of the victim showing that the victim was not truthful with police when she provided her statement as to what happened. Confronted victim with social media posts, bank records, and telephone records to show that she was not in the places that she stated she was during the time the alleged crime took place. Case 1 was dismissed and the Defendant pled to Case 2 and received two (2) years of prison and credit for fifteen (15) months in prison.

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  • Over 15 Years of Experience
    There's no substitute for experience. When faced with a serious crime, you need an attorney who has successfully handled numerous cases like yours.
  • Aggressive Trial Attorney
    Matt Thompson is a skilled trial attorney and has achieved many positive jury verdicts. If your case goes to trial, you can be confident that Matt is equipped to represent you.
  • High-Quality Legal Representation
    At Thompson Law, P.A., every client matters. This means that your case will receive the personal attention and care it deserves.
  • Criminal Defense Is All We Do
    Because our firm only focuses on criminal defense matters, you can trust our team has the specific knowledge needed to handle you case successfully.

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