Defending Your Rights
Gun / Firearm / Weapon Charges
At The Mussallem Law Firm, P.A., our Jacksonville Criminal Attorney has represented hundreds of people charged with gun crimes in Florida. There can be serious consequences if you are charged with a crime involving any weapon, especially a firearm. Considering Florida's tough stance on gun crimes, you need aggressive representation that is equally tough. The State Attorney's Office in Duval, Clay, and Nassau County is currently very aggressive on ALL crimes involving guns.
A firearm is defined as any weapon which will, is designed to, or may readily be converted to expel a projectile by the action of an explosive. A weapon is any dirk, knife, metal knuckles, slungshot, billie, tear gas gun, chemical weapon or any other deadly weapon. A common pocketknife is not considered a weapon.
There are many crimes involving guns in Florida. Our Jacksonville Gun Attorney represents people charged with Carrying a Concealed Firearm, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Armed Trafficking in Illegal Drugs, Armed Possession of Illegal Drugs, Armed Kidnapping, Shooting Deadly Missiles, Armed Burglary, Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon, Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Improper Exhibition of a Firearm or Deadly Weapon.
- Five gun arrests at Jacksonville high school in a month First Coast High School has had an dramatic increase in weapon related arrests at their school this month. According to an article on News4Jax, there
- Brand new teacher arrested for weapon felony in Jacksonville A new-to-the-job teacher was arrested on her first day in Jacksonville this week. The teacher allegedly brought a stun gun to her classroom, according
- Mother from Duval County may face gun charge after being shot by her child A woman from Jacksonville may be facing a gun charge arrest in Putnam County after she was shot by her four year-old son. According to a report in the