Criminal Defense

Whether you have been accused of driving under the influence, trafficking drugs or committing some other type of crime, you deserve legal defense from a respected Florida attorney. You’ll find exactly that when you work with Regina Fillingim.

Regina Fillingim’s Extensive Criminal Law Background

Prior to attending the Oklahoma City University School of Law, Regina Fillingim earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Cameron University. Intrigued by her undergraduate studies and eager to defend those dealing with the complexities of the criminal justice system, she decided to pursue her Juris Doctor. Since law school, the talented criminal attorney has worked in a variety of facets of the legal system; clerking as an extern for the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals, serving as a prosecutor in Pensacola and Orlando, as well as a respected criminal defense attorney, with extensive jury trial experience. She has tried cases cases from DUI to armed robbery and murder. The result of this impressive background is a unique and very valuable perspective on all matters related to criminal law.

Common Criminal Charges

Regina Nichol Fillingim is willing to work with clients accused of committing a vast array of crimes. Many of her former clients have faced charges related to driving under the influence, drug charges to include possession, trafficking and manufacturing, theft, burglary, robbery, battery, murder and a variety of other crimes.

The Implications Of A Criminal History And How A Pensacola Lawyer Can Help

Criminal charges are of great concern on a short-term basis, of course, as those accused of committing crimes could face extensive time behind bars. However, the negative consequences of these charges certainly do not end after a sentence has been completed. Individuals possessing criminal histories often find it difficult to obtain decent jobs. Finding housing can be even more problematic, as landlords often deny prospective tenants housing based on their criminal history. A Pensacola lawyer such as Regina Fillingim can fight to have criminal charges reduced or dropped altogether, thereby avoiding many of the aforementioned long-term consequences. If you have already been involved in the criminal justice system and your record is making it difficult to find a job or housing, Regina can also fight to have your records sealed and expunged from your criminal history.

If you have been accused of committing a crime, it is in your best interest to seek the assistance of a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. Regina Fillingim is a great resource for all matters related to criminal law; she will guide you through the complexities of the legal system and work tirelessly to ensure that a positive case resolution is achieved.