Category: Court Hearings

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Court Hearings – Do I need to attend?

  • On behalf of Mike G Law posted in on Monday, February 15, 2016

Do I need to show up to all my court hearings? The simple answer is NO your attendance is not required at all court hearings. Many factors weigh into attendance at court hearings and it depends on the type of hearing and whether your attorney has taken the necessary steps to exercise your rights. If you are scheduled for an Arraignment it is not necessary for you to attend court, if and only if, your attorney has filed a written plea on your behalf. At Mike G Law, Tampa Criminal Defense Lawyer Michael Celso Gonzalez will file a Written Plea of Not Guilty on your behalf within minutes of being hired. This guarantees that you do not have to attend your... Read More »