International Criminal Defense Attorneys in Miami

Serving Clients in the U.S., Panama, Venezuela & the Dominican Republic

In addition to providing reliable legal representation and defense for United States criminal matters, Figueroa-Contreras Law Group regularly assists clients with a range of international and transnational criminal defense cases. Our Miami-based international criminal defense attorneys have extensive experience handling an array of complex and serious cases for clients across the globe. With office locations in Florida and the Dominican Republic, we are equipped to serve clients in all 50 U.S. states, the Dominican Republic, Panama, Venezuela, and beyond.

If you, a loved one, or your business is facing international criminal charges, contact our team at (305) 501-4141 for a confidential case evaluation today.

Types of International Criminal Defense Cases We Handle

We understand that being accused of an international crime can be incredibly overwhelming. Even the thought of navigating the legal process can seem daunting. Our firm is here to guide you through the process, offering sound legal counsel and honest advice based on our 14+ years of experience. Our Miami international criminal defense lawyers have extensive knowledge of this particular area of law, as well as access to valuable resources and Of Counsel attorneys who regularly assist the firm.

Figueroa-Contreras Law Group​ represents individuals and businesses in transnational and international criminal matters, including:

  • INTERPOL Red Notice Defense and Removal: Our firm’s attorneys represent clients wanted internationally for prosecution, sentencing, or detention in INTERPOL’s member countries.
  • International Extradition Defense: International extradition involves one country sending a wanted person back to another country that has requested is or her extradition. Binding extradition treaties often exists between the countries involved in the extradition process. These treaties list the offenses that are considered extraditable between the countries. A number of countries, such as Brazil, refuse to extradite their own citizens or nationals to other countries. There are exceptions to extradition, including political offense.
  • International Depositions and Discovery: Crimes that span international borders often create the need to obtain evidence from abroad. The acquisition of evidence from a foreign country can be complex and even daunting. Our firm assists clients with international discovery matters across Latin America and worldwide.
  • International Service of Process: Our law firm handles international service of process matters through our attorneys in Latin America and affiliates across the world.

International criminal defense is a highly specific, incredibly complex area of law. It’s important that you seek an attorney who has an in-depth understanding of these particular matters. Figueroa-Contreras Law Group PLLC has helped numerous clients fight for their rights in complicated international criminal cases. We understand what’s at stake; that’s why we work tirelessly to provide you with the zealous advocacy and uncompromising representation you need.

Give us a call at (305) 501-4141 to get started with your initial consultation today.


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