Criminal Defense Lawyer in Winter Park, FL

The Law Office of Mark Bakay provides a wide variety of criminal law services to our clients in the Winter Park, FL and surrounding areas. If you have been charged for a criminal offense, it is imperative to seek legal help for your case.

Common types of cases are:

✔ Drug Crimes
✔ DUI Cases
✔ Violent Crimes
✔ White Collar Crimes
✔ Juvenile Crimes

Getting arrested is a traumatic experience, especially the first time. As soon as you can, you need to contact the Law Office of Mark Bakay to know your rights and how Mr. Bakay can help you in this time of need. Mr. Bakay’s goal is to give you the best defense possible and help put your mind at ease, educate you on the law, and most of all- form a plan to help you resolve your legal issue. From felonies to simple misdemeanors, Mr. Bakay has handled these cases in his ten years as an attorney.

No matter the criminal charge-drugs, domestic violence, driving while your license is suspended, DUI, battery, leaving the scene of an accident-Mr. Bakay has handled these types of cases. Mr. Bakay is here to help you get through these tough times and help to put your mind at ease. Let Mark Bakay be your criminal defense lawyer in Winter Park, FL.


At Law Office of Mark Bakay, we understand that sometimes good people make mistakes. However, if you’re convicted of DUI, you could end up facing tough penalties such as: jail time, loss of driving privileges, fines, or community service. Additionally, your insurance rates can be increased and you may even be shut out from some job opportunities due to your conviction.

With the stakes being so high, it’s a wise idea to enlist the help of a DUI lawyer who has handled 100’s of DUI cases as a prosecutor, public defender, in private practice and who has tried over 50 criminal case. If other veteran DUI lawyer’s count on Mr. Bakay to cover and help resolve their cases, shouldn’t you? Mr. Bakay can help you:

✔ Understand your charges
✔ Become aware of your rights under the law
✔ Identify illegal police actions (bad stop, illegal road stop, no probable cause)
✔ Determine which defenses apply to your case

Mark Bakay is the top DUI lawyer in the Winter Park, FL area and will stand by you every step of the way. Call Mark Bakay today.


You only have ten days from the day you are arrested to go to the DMV and get a hardship license. You have the ability to waive a formal review hearing and get a hardship license that day. If you ask for a hearing and lose, you may not have a license for a period of time as you are required to do what is considered a hard time, no driving at all suspension. If you have questions call today!

Additionally, Mark Bakay will:

✔ Carefully investigate your case to uncover evidence
✔ Interview all parties involved, including police
✔ Bring in witnesses, when appropriate, to testify on your behalf
✔ Present you with defense options to help you combat your charges
✔ Negotiate with prosecutors to have your charges or sentence reduced, if possible

To learn more about our criminal law and criminal defense lawyer services and the types of cases we handle, contact our law office today to set up an initial case evaluation.