FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
- Driving without a drivers license
- Driving while using a cell phone
FULTON COUNTY – Frederick R. Mann Jr of The Law Offices of Matthew C. Hines, LLC successfully resolved the case of a Mexican national charged in Alpharetta Municipal Court with Driving Without a Driver License and Driving while using a cell phone in May of this year.
The defendant was confined to ten days of house arrest and pad a $1000 fine plus court costs at his change of plea.
The statutory jail time was waived in light of the house arrest. Although it was the defendant’s second conviction for driving without a DL, no probation or jail was ordered as there was no accident and the defendant paid the fine and court costs immediately in addition to having completed the ten days of house arrest prior to court.
About Attorney Frederick R. Mann Jr.
Mr. Mann served as a Federal prosecutor (Assistant US Attorney) in Miami for 6 years; as an Assistant State Attorney in Miami (State prosecutor) for over 3 years; and as an Assistant Public Defender in Northwest Florida’s 14th Judicial Circuit, for almost 13 years. He was in private practice 16 years when not in government service.
Mr. Mann has been a Florida Bar Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney since 1994 (24 years, continuously). Only about 3% of Florida lawyers are Board Certified in a specialty. Mr. Mann is fluent in Spanish as well as English, and has also taught law school as an adjunct professor at the Barry University School of Law in Orlando. Read more.