As many young people find out each year in Tallahassee, the college years are not always synonymous with good decision-making. When a college student makes a poor choice, it can result in heavy consequences such as expulsion or other types of serious disciplinary actions. When a student is confronted with this situation, it is time to enlist the help of a criminal defense attorney at Jansen and Davis, P.A.
Because Tallahassee is home to three colleges, our firm has the experience in defending your rights in your student hearing. Our attorneys will provide you with a thorough, carefully executed plan of action when facing any university disciplinary board.
Most student hearings occur because of incidents occurring off-campus, which are then referred to universities by the police department. A careful examination of school policies and police records is crucial to building a solid defense in these cases. A Tallahassee criminal defense lawyer will work with students regarding charges including alcohol, misconduct, vandalism, and/or drug-related offenses.
Detailed records are kept by colleges and universities in regards to any disciplinary measures taken, which can later cause many problems. Your ability to remain in the school you love may be at stake, and a flawed college record can have a very negative impact on your future. An attorney from the office of Jansen and Davis, P.A. will give you the representation you need on your way to maintaining a clean school record.
Contact a Tallahassee criminal defense lawyer today for help with student hearings!