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- Driving without a drivers license
CHEROKEE COUNTY – Frederick R. Mann Jr of The Law Offices of Matthew C. Hines, LLC successfully resolved the case of a woman who was driving without a driver’s license in February 2018 at the time her car collided with another vehicle in Cherokee County. Although the other driver was found at fault the defendant was the only person cited, for the lack of a license.
The case was then continued until Oct 24, 2019, by which time the defendant had obtained a Georgia driver’s license. The defendant was allowed to plead guilty to the lesser charge of Driving on an Expired License, which carries no points, and pay a fine of $135. The minimum fine and costs for Driving without a license is normally $700.
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.