Fort Myers Criminal Defense Lawyer

Don't wait until it's too late to get defense.

It is vitally important that you have skilled legal assistance on your side. While the severity of the punishment varies depending on the specifics of the crime, many criminal sentences can include fines, imprisonment, and more.

If you are facing criminal charges, then you are likely experiencing fear and anxiety about the future. At Brian L. Edwards, Esq., we understand the serious situation that you are in. We have helped many individuals in the past who were facing similar circumstances and have been successful in fighting many criminal charges in and around Fort Myers.

Recent Case Results
    • Fourth DUI Time Already Served
    • Stolen Property Charge Dropped
    • Sale of Controlled Substance No Jail Time
    • Possession of Marijuana Charge Dismissed
    • Violtion of Probation Probation Modified
    • Failing to Appear Bench Warrant Removed
    • Burglary Charge Dismissed
    • Aggravated Battery Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Marijuana Case Dismissed
    • Grand Theft Case Dismissed
    • Life Felony Burglary Charge Reduced
    • Walked Out of Treatment Out of Jail/House Arrest
    • Violation of Probation No Jail Time
    • Grand Theft Charges Dismissed
    • Possession of Controlled Substance Charge Dismissed
    • Carrying Concealed Firearm Charge Reduced
    • Felony Possession Charge Dismissed
    • Leaving Scene of Accident No Jail Time
    • Violating Probation Time Served
    • Introducing Contraband Charge Reduced
    • Petit Theft Charge Dismissed
    • Carrying Concealed Firearm Charge Dismissed
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • Burglary Charge Dropped
    • Possession of Drug Equipment No Jail Time
    • Leaving Scene of Accident Case Dismissed
    • Violation of Probation Modified Probation
    • Leaving Scene of Accident No Conviction
    • Unauthorized Driver Case Dismissed
    • Violating Probation Probation Modified
    • Battery Charge Dismissed
    • Battery Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Controlled Substance Charge Dismissed
    • Possession of Controlled Substance Case Dismissed
    • Sale of Controlled Substance Charge Dismissed
    • Aggravated Assault Charges Dismissed
    • Larceny Theft No Jail Time
    • Possession of Marjiuana Kept License
    • VOP and Battery Probatoin Reinstated
    • Violation of Probation No Jail Time
    • Violating Probation Offer Reduced
    • Battery Charge Dismissed
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Marijuana Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Controlled Substance Non-Conviction
    • Battery Case Dismissed
    • Trespassing Case Dismissed
    • Violating Probation Off Probation
    • Burglary & Grand Theft Probation
    • DUI Case Dismissed
    • 2nd DUI Charge Reduced
    • Resisting an Officer; Possession of Drugs Sent to Drug Court
    • Violation of Probation No Jail Time
    • Felony Theft No Jail Time
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Possession of Marijuana Charge Dismised
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • Violating an Injunction Case Dismissed
    • Possesion of Prescription Drugs Case Dismissed
    • Petit Theft Charges Dismissed
    • Resisting an Officer Charge Dismissed
    • Aggravated Battery Charge Dismissed
    • Burglary No Jail Time
    • Possession of Marijuana Charge Dismissed
    • Drug Possession Felony Kept Off Record
    • Resisting an Officer No Probation
    • Failing to Appear in Court Bench Warrant Removed
    • Burglary Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Marijuana Charge Reduced
    • Burglary No Jail - Probation
    • Grand Theft Case Dismissed
    • Violation of Probation Probation Modified
    • Robbery With Weapon No Jail Time
    • Battery Case Dismissed
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Grand Theft Charge Dismissed
    • Possession of Marijuana Case Dismissed
    • DUI Case Reduced
    • Possession of Firearm Reduced Time
    • Resisting an Officer Charge Dismissed
    • Resisting Arrest Case Dismissed
    • Felony 3rd DUI Charge Reduced
    • Second DUI No Jail Time
    • Unauthorized Driver Case Dismissed
    • Selling Alcohol to Minor Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Marijuana No Conviction
    • Battery Charges Dropped
    • Possession of Snook Charges Dismissed
    • Criminal Racing Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Controlled Substance Charge Dismissed
    • Resisting an Officer Case Dismissed
    • Racing on Highway Case Dismissed
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Underage Drinking Case Dismissed
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Possession of Marijuana Charge Reduced
    • Aggravated Battery Charge Reduced
    • Resisting an Officer Time Already Served
    • Violation of Pre-Trial Services No Jail Time
    • Aggravated Battery No Jail Time
    • Grand Theft No Jail Time
    • Drug Charges Charge Reduced
    • Grand Theft Charge Reduced
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Marijuana Charges Dismissed
    • Leaving Scene of Accident Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Marijuana Charge Dismissed
    • Sale of Illegal Narcotics Probation
    • Trafficking Heroin Charge Reduced
    • Violation of Probation Reduced Time
    • Selling Alcohol to Minor Case Dismissed
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • Possession of Controlled Substance Charge Dismissed
    • Violation of Probation No Jail Time / Probation Reinstated
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Grand Theft Minimal Probation
    • Violating Probation Warrant Dismissed
    • Robbery No Jail Time
    • Domestic Violence Case Dismissed
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Driving on Suspended License Charge Reduced
    • Drug Possession Charge Dismissed
    • Driving on Suspended License Case Dismissed
    • Illegally Catching Fish Charges Dismissed
    • Resisting an Officer Charge Reduced
    • Driving Without Valid License Case Dismissed
    • Possession and Sale of Marijuana Case Dismissed
    • Battery Case Dismissed
    • Aggravated Battery Case Dismissed
    • Violating Probation No Jail Time
    • Battery Charge Dismissed
    • Violating Probation Probation Modified
    • Aggravated Battery Probation
    • DUI Charge Dismissed
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Hit and Run Charge Dropped
    • Violation of Probation Probation Modified
    • Illegally Carrying a Firearm Charges Dropped
    • Possession of Marijuana Charge Dismissed
    • Resisting an Officer Case Dismissed
    • Petit Theft Case Dismissed
    • Leaving Scene of Accident Case Dismissed
    • Driving on Suspended License Charge Reduced
    • Sexual Battery Case Dismissed
    • DUI Charge Reduced
    • Aggravated Battery Probation

Our Testimonials

Clients Highly Recommend Us!

We have had the honor of helping hundreds of individuals protect their rights and retain their freedom in the face of a serious criminal charge. For honest, objective recounts of what it's like to work with our attorneys, take a look at our client testimonials, and then call our firm for the defense you need.
  • “With Brian's help, guidance, and expertise, my charges were dropped before it ever went to a hearing.”

    David

  • “Brian Edwards was amazing!”

    Brian

  • “His fees are reasonable and I believe he secured the best possible outcome for me.”

    Jerry L.

  • “He will do the best job he can for you without a doubt.”

    Past Client

  • “If you need an attorney, call Brian!”

    Cynthia

  • “Great Lawyer!”

    J. Sparks

  • “He will go above and beyond for you!”

    Kimberly B.

  • “He is absolutely the best attorney I know.”

    Carissa P.

  • “Getting the deal we wanted was just the icing on the cake . You answered all my questions and made me feel like you were really fighting for ME!!!”

    Christina S

  • “We always feel more comfortable executing a bond when you're on the case.”

    Second Chance Bail Bonds

  • “He is an attorney who has great confidence and yet is humble and honest.”
  • “Brian is one of the area's best DUI attorneys.”

    Max B.

  • “Mr. Edwards saved us time, money and, most importantly; gave me peace of mind.”

    Lynn M.

  • “If and when you need an attorney, let Brian be the one.”

    Mandy G.

  • “I have dealt with many attorneys and none have been as forthcoming and caring as Brian.”

    George N.

Results Matter

Let us put our vast experience to work for you.

It is no secret that a criminal conviction can permanently impact the rest of your life. Without strong legal representation, you could spend years trying to repair your reputation. Our firm is committed to giving you the best chance at a favorable outcome, no matter what you are facing.

Here at Brian L. Edwards, Esq., we offer a free case evaluation so that you may receive legal advice regarding your situation at any time without any financial obligation or commitment on your part. Our Fort Myers criminal defense lawyer can provide you with answers, helpful discussion regarding your case, advise you as to the best actions to take, and provide you with aggressive representation in your case. As a life-time resident of Lee County, Attorney Edwards understands the local courts and judges better than most law firms.

Work with a Former Assistant State Attorney

Attorney Brian L. Edwards is one of a select few lawyers in the state of Florida who has successfully defended against murder charges. Due to his tireless efforts and knowledgeable defense, one murder case ended with dropped charges on the "Stand Your Ground" law.

If you are facing murder or even violent crime charges, you can be sure that our firm will put our extensive experience to work for you. We understand how these cases work, and we have experience on both sides of the courtroom as former prosecutors.

  • Over 20 Years of Experience
  • Former Assistant State Attorney
  • Featured on CBS and NBC
  • Free Case Evaluations