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Why did Farkas & Crowley add Family Law? (Video)

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Adam Farkas, a partner in the law practice of Farkas & Crowley of West Palm Beach, Florida, explains why they decided to add family law to their practice following multiple requests from clients in need of help with family court.   Both attorneys, Adam Farkas and Jacqueline Crowley, have considerable experience and strong legal backgrounds. […]

Analyzing the Impact of Florida’s 10-20-Life Law on Weapon-Related Felonies

Guns, ammunition and shackle placed in a dark table for the 10-20-Life Concept

Committing a crime is one thing, but committing a crime with the addition of a firearm elevates it to a new level. Even just the possession of any firearm can lead to a mandatory 10-year minimum sentencing for a first offense. The penalties increase for discharging the weapon increase to 20 years, and harming or […]

What Is Florida’s 10/20/Life Statute?

Jacqueline Crowley, a partner in the law practice of Farkas & Crowley of West Palm Beach, Florida, explains Florida’s concept of 10/20/Life statute, addressing the inclusion of a firearm during the commission of a felony.  Both attorneys, Adam Farkas and Jacqueline Crowley have experience and strong legal backgrounds. Together they serve their clients, and as […]

Juvenile Offenses in the Digital Age: Cybercrimes and Legal Responses

Arrested teenager for cybercrimes

Technology has made it faster and easier for juveniles to commit crimes that can get them into serious trouble. Many juveniles grew up with technology and quickly learned to use new software and apps. Their ease with technology means they can break the law with a few clicks.  Teenage Cybercrimes In 2021, a Florida teenager […]

HOW IMPORTANT IS IT TO BE THE FIRST TO FILE FOR A DIVORCE IN FLORIDA? (VIDEO)

Is it important to be the first to file for Divorce

Jacqueline Crowley, a partner in the law practice of Farkas & Crowley of West Palm Beach, Florida, discusses whether one party needs to be the first to file the divorce petition in a Florida court. Both attorneys, Adam Farkas and Jacqueline Crowley have experience and strong legal backgrounds. Together they serve their clients, and as […]

Arrested in Florida—What to Expect

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Home Arrested in Florida—What to Expect LOCATED IN WEST PALM BEACH, FL AND SERVING CLIENTS THROUGHOUT FLORIDA An arrest can be frightening. Many Floridians have no experience with the justice system or know what to do next. Here, we’ll explain what you need to know. The Process Investigation and Arrest in Florida Unless a person […]

West Palm Beach Criminal Defense Attorneys Meet Clients Virtually

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Virtual meetings came to national prominence during the pandemic and while Florida has lifted the many restrictions, the use of virtual meetings have become a fixture for doing business now. West Palm Beach criminal defense attorneys, Farkas & Crowley have long known the benefit of meeting virtually and offer it to clients. Even with an […]

What If I’m Convicted of a DUI in Florida

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Being convicted of DUI in Florida can involve a variety of severe consequences. According to the Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicle (HSMV) department, “Under Florida law, Driving Under the Influence (DUI) of alcoholic beverages, chemical substances, or controlled substances is one offense, proved by impairment of normal faculties or an unlawful blood alcohol or […]

What if I am Arrested as a Juvenile

Being arrested as a juvenile in the state of Florida is frightening for the child as well as their parents. Florida Statute 985.03 (7) defines a juvenile as: “Child” or “juvenile” or “youth” means any person under the age of 18 or any person who is alleged to have committed a violation of law occurring prior to […]

Types of Stalking

Man Stalking Young Woman While She Talking On Phone In Alley

In basic terms, stalking refers to situations when one person regularly attempts to engage or retain the attention of another person without their consent. While frequently engaging with other people is generally part of our normal routines, stalkers do so in ways that make their target experience severe emotional distress and/or fear for their personal […]