Bradenton Criminal Defense Attorney

Being charged with a crime is not the end of your world, but it is extremely serious. Taking control of the situation with the help of an experienced and proven criminal defense attorney is essential to your success.

You might have been in the wrong place at the wrong time. There could be a perfectly good explanation for your actions, but the physical or chemical evidence against you shows otherwise. Whether there is just an inkling of guilt or innocence, you need the assistance, protection and representation of an aggressive defense attorney. You have options for mitigating consequences, even if you are guilty.

Former Florida State Prosecutor | Over 20 Years Of Criminal Law Experience

I am criminal defense lawyer D. Scott Rieth. I represent people in Bradenton. Sarasota and the surrounding areas who have been charged with misdemeanor and felony offenses. I have lived in this community for more than 30 years, and I spent the first 14 years of my legal career as an attorney in the state attorney's office in Sarasota-Bradenton.

As a former prosecutor, I am familiar with the court system, judges, prosecutors and law enforcement. I know the tactics that will be used against you, and I know how to counter them effectively.

If you or a loved one has been charged with a crime, contact me immediately at 941-404-4192 or 888-352-3179 toll free for a free consultation. When I take on your case, I will get the job done right. I will contact the prosecutor's office immediately and begin negotiations in your best interests.

You Need A Defense Strategy

I have represented thousands of people who faced tough legal challenges. I thoroughly review each case I handle. I can be your legal representative, and I will give you the one-on-one service you deserve. When you contact me, you will receive:

  • Immediate representation
  • Extensive courtroom experience
  • Proven legal strategies

My years of trial experience ensure you have a confident and aggressive lawyer advocating for a favorable outcome. I protect your rights and determine the best strategy for your unique situation.