Criminal Defense

Practice Areas

Have you’ve been arrested in the Clearwater – Tampa Area of Florida for a DUI, drug crime, theft, assault, manslaughter, sex crime or any other criminal law violation? You need the best criminal defense team you can find near you now. 

At Powers Sellers & Finkelstein, PLC, our experienced criminal defense lawyers will put our long-standing record of success to work for you. We promise to provide you with fast, sensible advice today and mount an aggressive defense in your favor. Contact us for a free case evaluation.

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Call our office at 727-531-2926.

Assault / Battery

There are many defenses that an Assault and Battery Lawyer can provide. The most common defense is self-defense.

Credit Card Fraud

Just as you can be charged with theft of cash, you can be charged with the theft of a credit card in the State of Florida.

Domestic Violence

Relationships are complicated and conflicts are inevitable. If conflicts elevate to a level of abuse, consult a domestic violence lawyer.

Drug Crimes

Our Drug Crimes Attorneys has the experience and knowledge to make this difficult time easier for you and your family.


Our DUI attorneys have over 16 years of experience defending DUI’s related to alcohol or drugs. Your defense is our priority.

Felony DUI

Arrested for DUI manslaughter, DUI with property damage or with serious bodily injury? Contact our firm for a free case evaluation.

Insanity Defense

Through the use of experts, a defendant may establish that he or she was insane. The key is determining whether you were or …

Alternatives to Prison

If you are looking at a conviction and some form of jail, the State of Florida has alternatives to straight jail/prison time.

Juvenile Crime

The juvenile defense attorneys at our office are experienced trial attorneys who are dedicated to defending the rights of children who…

Murder / Manslaughter

We work with investigators, doctors, forensic experts, DNA experts, and Crime Scene Reconstructionists, to get justice for you.

Probation Violation

Determine whether you have any defenses to your violation of probation. The laws in Florida are complicated and in order to know…

Seal-Expunge Records

Protecting your reputation after an arrest is extremely important. The process of sealing and expunction can be long and complicated.

Sex Crimes

Our team has the unique skills to handle the complex issues involved in defending a sex crime case.

Theft & White Collar

Have you have been contacted by a state or federal agency, whether it is a prosecuting agency, law enforcement or a regulatory agency?

Traffic Ticket

Florida traffic laws set forth strict penalties for individuals who are habitual traffic offenders. To determine what options you have…

Unlicensed Contracting

Under Florida Law, unlicensed contractors may face criminal charges. If you have been charged with Unlicensed Contracting or Specialty Contracting, Failure to...

Violent Crimes

The state of Florida has very tough penalties for individuals accused of violent crimes. Often the goal of the crime is to obtain …

Warrant Issues

There are three basic types of warrants utilized in the state of Florida: bench warrants, arrest warrants and warrants for failure to …