At an early age, Darian Wagner, Esq. knew what she wanted to do – work in the riveting field of law. Darian attended and graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice in 1993. Following her professional dream of studying the law and helping others, she attended and graduated from the University of Florida College of Law with a Juris Doctor degree in 1998. Darian has been a licensed attorney and member of good standing in the Florida Bar since 1999.
Early in her legal career, Darian worked several years for the premier legal research company, Lexis, writing case briefs and honing her skills for spotting and dissecting legal issues in cases. Then for more than a decade, Darian was an Assistant Public Defender in Central Florida and defended thousands of clients charged with misdemeanor offenses such as Battery, Domestic Battery, DUI, Petit Theft, Possession of Cannabis, and Driving with Suspended License as well as felony offenses such as Possession of Cocaine, Felony DUI, Grand Theft, Felony Battery, Failure to Register, Burglary, Dealing in Stolen Property, and many more. More recently, Darian owned and operated her own law practice and helped clients with legal issues in Criminal Law, Family Law, Immigration Law, and Landlord/Tenant disputes.
She has taken many cases to trial and obtained numerous acquittals. She defended and continues to defend clients by looking thoroughly into their cases and consulting with them about the strengths and weaknesses of their cases, conducting legal research on the spotted weaknesses, filing and arguing pre-trial motions when law enforcement officers do not follow the law, and cross-examines witnesses in depositions trying to get at the truth.
Darian approaches each client’s case with methodical inquisitiveness, knowledge of the applicable law, and a zeal to help the client obtain the best outcome possible with the understanding that during a criminal case the client is stressed and that bad things happen to good people. Let her help you navigate the muddied waters of the legal system and call the Musca firm today!