A Former Prosecutor in Your Corner

Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer Steven H. Wetter

When you are charged with a crime, who better to represent you than a former prosecutor and experienced defense lawyer who knows the justice system from both sides? Steven H. Wetter brings 16 years of insights to your case from prosecuting and defending literally thousands of cases. His criminal defense practice covers the spectrum from DUI and traffic offenses to sex crimes, drug crimes and other major felonies.

Steve came to Florida in 1983, following in his father's footsteps as a fireman. He later attended New College in Sarasota and went on to earn his law degree in 1993 from the University of Miami Law School.

He spent the first six years of his legal career in Tampa as assistant state attorney for Hillsborough County. For two years he prosecuted every type of misdemeanor, before moving up to felony cases in the county's drug prosecution unit, where he handled thousands of drug cases over the next four years. Steve eventually became lead trial attorney for the drug division, prosecuting major RICO and drug trafficking cases and overseeing the unit's wiretap operations.

In 2000, he opened his own law practice, Steven Wetter, Attorney at Law, P.A., in Fort Myers. As lead trial attorney in more than 100 jury trials, along with everything he knows from investigating and prosecuting criminal complaints, he is uniquely qualified to defend clients in Lee County and Charlotte County, no matter what the charges or how bleak things seem.

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