Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
Jacksonville Firearm Possession by Felon Defense Lawyer
In Florida, a convicted felon cannot be in possession of a firearm. According to Florida Statute Section 790.23, a convicted felon may be charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon if the felon:
- has a prior felony conviction, and
- owned, or had in his possession or control, a firearm, ammunition, or an electric weapon or device.
If you are charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon in Jacksonville, Florida, it is important to discuss your case with a Jacksonville Florida Firearm Attorney. A Jacksonville Florida Firearm Lawyer will investigate your case for possible defenses to the crime. Florida Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon is a second-degree felony which Jacksonville prosecutors take very seriously, so contact our Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyers by email or by calling 904-685-1200.