Stephanie Thompson Pawuk

Stephanie Thompson Pawuk

Pawuk & Pawuk, P.A.
  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI...
  • Florida
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Summary

Over 15 years experience practicing criminal law. Former State Prosecutor in Clearwater, FL. Juvenile Criminal Defense is my specialty.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & DWI
  • Juvenile Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Phone or by appointment
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
Professional Experience
Attorney
- Current
Partner with over 15 years criminal trial experience
Education
Stetson University College of Law
J.D
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Awards
Pro Bono Silver Award
Community Law Program
Award for 50 or more pro bono hours donated to indigent clients.
Professional Associations
Women Lawyers of Pasco
Member
- Current
Bay Area Legal Services
Pro Bono Attorney
- Current
Activities: Free legal help and representation for domestic violence victims and their families
Florida State Bar # 514934
Member
- Current
Community Law Program
Pro Bono Attorney
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Activities: Provided free legal help for family law clients
Websites & Blogs
Website
Pawuk & Pawuk Website
Blog
Criminal Law Blog
Legal Answers
3 Questions Answered

Q. Is evading arrest, without violence a felony?
A: NO - and I believe you mean resisting arrest without violence. It's a 1st degree misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in county jail.
Q. What is the remedy for an amended indictment?
A: If you could be more specific it would be helpful. I'm assuming you have been charged with a crime and the State has amended the charging document? If so, there is no remedy to you. The State can amend the information at any time. It may cause your attorney to ask for a continuance, however there is nothing legally wrong with the State amending.
Q. What can I do about my soon to be ex-wife who co-signed for my car, now wants me refinance, and for a much higher rate !
A: All of that should be part of the equitable distribution in your divorce case. If not, you really need to talk to your attorney, or hire one if you haven't. Just like home ownership when two married people are on the mortgage, one can't force the other to refiance unless it's part of your marital settlement agreement.
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Contact & Map
3610 Galileo Dr
Suite 104
New Port Richey, FL 34655
USA
Telephone: (727) 372-3111
By Appointment Only
4601 Central Ave
St Petersburg, FL 33713
USA
Telephone: (727) 372-3111