Criminal Defense Attorney in Tampa
If you or a loved one have been arrested or are the subject of a criminal investigation, your future depends on quality representation. Theresa Jean-Pierre Coy is a Tampa criminal defense attorney with the experience you need to give you the best chance of preserving your good name and your freedom.
What you do when you first experience a criminal legal issue can have a significant effect on your outcome. Gaining information that can help you make the right decisions can make all of the difference getting you the most positive resolution to your legal issues.
Our Criminal Defense Services
Ms. Jean-Pierre Coy began her legal career as an Assistant Public Defender in Pinellas County, developing skills in cases that ranged from traffic citations to criminal felonies. Her work there exposed her to a range of criminal cases and allowed her to begin developing the experience and legal knowledge to provide her clients with the best defense possible. She has taken over 50 cases to tried and has argued countless motions for the benefit of her clients. She is experienced in many areas of criminal defense, including:
- Drug Crimes
- Theft Crimes
- Sex Crimes
- Violent Crimes
- White Collar Crimes
… and other areas of criminal law.
Ms. Jean-Pierre Coy knows what it is like to be affected by interactions with the legal system. In 1998, her brother was sentenced to 21 years in the Florida Department of Corrections. Her personal history has helped her develop the empathy needed to understand her clients’ needs and to fight zealously to defend her clients’ rights.
At Jean-Pierre Coy PA, we understand that no two cases are alike. Ms. Jean-Pierre Coy works hard to advance your interests and assure that your rights are protected.
Trust Your Defense to a Skilled and Caring Member of the Community
Ms. Jean-Pierre Coy opened her law firm in 2010 to help the people in the Tampa Bay area. She has appeared before judges throughout the Tampa Bay area, including Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, Orange, and Dade counties. When she attended law school at Stetson, she concentrated on Advocacy. She was a member of the Moot Court team and took the Best Oral Advocate prize in the E. Earl Zehmer’s Moot Court competition. Her work with courts throughout the area has provided her with a familiarity with the legal process that can help her assure that her clients are aware of their legal rights and able to understand the possible outcomes of their case.
If you need legal assistance, you should talk to a qualified legal professional as soon as possible. Contact our offices today to set up an initial consultation to discuss the particulars of your case and your legal options.