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Oberliesen Law Firm Northwest Florida Criminal Defense Lawyer
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About Oberliesen Law Firm

At the Oberliesen Law Firm, we specialize in aligning the law with your interests. We are committed to comprehending the outcomes you desire and aiding your understanding of the actions we can take on your behalf. Every step of the way, we will collaborate with you to ensure clarity regarding the choices made in your criminal defense, empowering you to make informed decisions.

Our Approach
Legacy of Success

Sarah Oberliesen boasts nearly 15 years of legal experience in the Florida Panhandle, with a well-established record of success. Whether in Fort Walton Beach, Crestview, Destin, Niceville, South Walton, Freeport, DeFuniak Springs, or beyond you can expect the criminal defense attorney you rightfully deserve. Leveraging this experience, we guide you toward the results you seek.

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Sarah V. Oberliesen, Esquire

Sarah is a graduate of Arizona State University and Florida Coastal School of Law. She has been licensed in Florida since 2008 and has been practicing in the Florida Panhandle for nearly 15 years. Currently, she serves as a Captain in the United States Air Force Reserve at Eglin AFB as an Assistant Judge Advocate General.

Passionate about serving her country and community, Sarah is the current President of the Okaloosa Bar Association and is actively involved. In recognition of her service to the bar association and community, she was awarded the Florida Patriot Award in 2022.

Sarah began her career as an Assistant Public Defender in the First Judicial Circuit, where she assisted clients in achieving just results, including multiple successful jury trials. She then transitioned to private criminal defense, followed by a position with the Department of Children and Families, working on child abuse cases. Most recently, she worked on domestic violence cases for a local charity. Sarah possesses a fervor for the courtroom and a dedication to justice. She is committed to doing everything possible to attain the best legal resolution for your case.

Residing in the Florida Panhandle with her husband David and two active children, Sarah loves the community she calls home.

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Practice Areas

Criminal Defense
Military Defense
Domestic Violence
Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
Boating Under the Influence (BUI)
Minor in Possession of Alcohol (MIP)
Child Abuse
Battery by Strangulation
Criminal Mischief
Possession of Controlled Substances
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Sexual Assault
Attempted Murder
Computer Crimes
Fish and Wildlife criminal court appearances
Criminal Traffic Excessive Speeding
Driving on a Suspended License
Leaving the Scene of an Accident
No Proof of Insurance
No Valid Drivers License
Criminal Traffic

FAQ: What Counties Can You Help Me?

Sarah Oberliesen can represent you in any county in the State of Florida, but primarily practices in Okaloosa County, Walton County, Santa Rosa County, and Escambia County.

Sarah can assist you with any felony, misdemeanor, or criminal traffic matter in State Court. The types of cases she most frequently handles includes DUI (driving under the influence), BUI (boating under the influence), MIP (minor in possession of alcohol), assault, battery, domestic battery, domestic battery by strangulation, criminal speeding, fishing and wildlife offenses, possession of illegal drugs and controlled substances, possession of drug paraphernalia, computer crimes, child abuse, theft, criminal mischief, and resisting arrest.

FAQ: What Types of Cases do You Handle?

Yes, we offer a military discount. Please ask us about our military discount program, and we'll be happy to provide you with a more affordable option.

FAQ: Do you Offer Military Discounts?
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