The knowledge, experience, and reputation of the criminal defense attorney you choose can make a significant difference in the outcome of your case.

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Since 1995, Thomas Maiello has devoted 100% of his practice to criminal defense. In his career, Tom has defended thousands of clients. He has developed the courtroom skills and knowledge of the system which enable him to aggressively fight for his clients' rights.

Thomas Maiello handles every case, no matter how big or small, with unrelenting determination, creativity, and energy.  Tom is fully committed to outworking the prosecution in an effort to obtain the best possible results for his clients.

Thomas Maiello has defended clients against a wide variety of allegations, including First Degree Murder, Drug Trafficking, DUI Manslaughter, Sexual Battery, Armed Robbery, and Vehicular Homicide.

Thomas Maiello is a fighter and never backs down or is intimidated.  He is never afraid to speak up in court and will do anything within the bounds of the law to protect his clients’ rights. Tom has an unmistakable confidence and toughness borne out of many years fighting and battling for his clients in the courtroom.   

When hiring an attorney, there is an important advantage in hiring an attorney who knows the “inner workings” of the local court system.  Since 1995, Thomas Maiello’s practice has regularly brought him to the Hillsborough County courthouse in Tampa.  He interacts constantly with all the major players in the system:  judges, prosecutors, police, and probation officers.  Tom’s close familiarity with the inner workings of the Hillsborough County court system allows him to act quickly and decisively for the benefit of his clients. 

When Thomas Maiello takes a case, his client is much more than just a case number.  Tom and his long-time assistant, Janet Covenas, are dedicated to providing individual attention to all their clients and make it a priority to keep them well-informed throughout the process. 

Call Tampa criminal defense attorney Thomas Maiello at (813) 878-0400 to schedule a free consultation and case analysis. 

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