Your Freedom Depends On Your Decisions

Over 15 Years Of Helping Individuals and Family Navigate The Legal System

Dedication

When you bring your case to us, we will work tirelessly in the pursuit of a solution that works for you.

Knowledge

You need the expertise and insight of an attorney who has experience in many different areas of the law.

Experience

Having gone before many judges in court, we know how to properly present your case so your story is heard.

Criminal Defense & Personal Injury Attorneys Serving Port Charlotte and Southwest, FL

Attorney Richard Ruhl

Richard Ruhl

Attorney At Law

I grew up in Charlotte County and was admitted to practice in Florida in 2002. After admission to the bar, I accepted a job with the Public Defender's Office, and from there, I accepted a job offer from the Law Office of Robert Distefano in Fort Lauderdale. After spending a year with Robert Distefano, I moved back to Charlotte County and have been in private practice in southwest Florida since 2003. The opportunity to serve my community brings me great satisfaction. I am a proud member of various organizations including the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Manasota Trial Lawyers. No matter what time during the day or night, I am here to make a difference in your life.

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Attorney Robert Siddall

Robert Siddall

Attorney At Law

During law school, I interned for two federal judges, the Arkansas Attorney General's Office, and the US Attorneys Office. I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas State University with a bachelor's degree in English. After that, I served three years in the Air Force and then earned my Juris Doctorate, with honors, from the William H. Bowen School of Law at the University of Arkansas. I started my criminal law career in the State Attorney's Office, dealing with thousands of cases, many of which I was appointed lead counsel. During this time, I was working against those that were charged with crimes but later realized my true passion was representing individuals facing criminal charges.

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A strong defense when you need it most

As trial attorneys, we see many individuals discriminated against and railroaded by the justice system. We're here to fight against that injustice and protect your individual rights. Even with minor charges, law enforcement's only goal is to get a conviction and move on to the next case. Whether you've been arrested or have simply been asked to "come down to the station for questioning," you need a lawyer present to ensure your rights are protected from heavy-handed interrogation tactics.

In order to make sure your rights are protected, you need the counsel of an experienced criminal defense attorney who can outline effective legal strategies against any opposition. If you have questions about your case, we will help ease your anxiety by providing the answers you need and preparing you for both hearings and trials. With us in your corner, you will never be in the dark over how your case is progressing. Together, we can help make sure you're prepared for any challenges in the road ahead.

Practice Areas

Providing Guidance, Representation, and Relief in Your Time of Need.

Criminal Defense

If you're facing criminal charges, you need an experienced attorney to help you protect your rights and defend your name.

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Personal Injury

Suffering an injury is difficult enough without worrying about compensation for your loss. Let us help you fight for the justice you deserve.

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Family Law

Family matters are always sensitive and difficult to navigate. Hire a compassionate attorney that can help you find a peaceful resolution.

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Client Testimonials

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Proudly serving Port Charlotte & Sarasota, FL

You deserve skilled representation no matter your situation, but when you are facing criminal charges, the need for reliable counsel is amplified. When your freedom is on the line, many other aspects of your life can fall into ruin. Let us take the burden of your defense off your shoulders.

If you have sustained an injury that could have been prevented, we want you to be compensated by the responsible party. Even if you think you are partially to blame for your accident, you deserve compensation for medical bills, lost earnings, and other costs associated with injury recovery.

As experienced family law attorneys, we know the gravity of the legal situation you may be facing. Nothing is more important than the welfare of your loved ones, and we want to help you find a solution that meets your needs. Whether you're dealing with problems of divorce, custody, or adoption, we can provide the guidance and legal support you need.

Don't wait to get the expert legal counsel your case deserves. Reach out to our office today to schedule a consultation so we can go over the details of your case and make a game plan that fits your unique situation.