Fruit Cove, Florida Criminal Lawyers

John Patrick Musca
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Aggressive Criminal Defense; Over 150 Combined Yrs Experience

Mr. Musca is a passionate, aggressive and nationally-renowned criminal defense attorney who represents clients on all criminal defense matters in the State of Florida. He completed his undergraduate studies at Boston... Read More »
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Jennifer M. Erlinger
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Personable, Experienced Family Law Attorney dedicated to your best interest.

Jennifer Erlinger is an experienced attorney in the areas of family and criminal law, who prides herself on providing clients with aggressive representation to protect and enforce their legal rights. Read More »
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Holli Dean Esq.
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Helping Clients Preserve Their Rights

Our firm maintains an experienced Jacksonville Criminal Law Lawyer practicing throughout Northeast Florida. We provide clients cost effective, responsive representation in criminal law matters to preserve their rights. Read More »
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Harry Shorstein
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Florida Criminal Law Attorney with 54 years experience

Harry Shorstein recenty concluded his fifth term as the State Attorney for the Fourth Judicial Circuit (covering Duval County, Clay County and Nassau County in Northeast Florida). In 2008, he decided not to run for a... Read More »
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James Feuerstein
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30 year Veteran Defense Attorney, Former Prosecutor, Over 200 Jury Trials

James Feuerstein is a former prosecutor with decades of experience. We provide counsel for clients accused of all types of crimes. When you need top Tavares, FL Criminal Attorneys, rely on him. Read More »
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Andrew Taylor Morgan
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St Augustine, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(904) 824-9402 1030 N. Ponce de Leon Blvd.
St Augustine, FL 32084
Criminal, Divorce and Family
Florida Coastal School of Law
Former Assistant State Attorney turned Criminal Defense and Family Law attorney with the law office of CANAN LAW. While with the State Attorney’s Office Andrew was a lead trial attorney prosecuting life, first, second and third degree felonies. Prior to law school Andrew obtained his Masters in Business Administration from Winthrop University. Andrew Morgan was also nominated and selected as a Rising Star Attorney by Super Lawyers for his achievements in the area of Family Law.
Linda Campbell
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St. Augustine, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(800) 705-5457 One News Place
Suite E
St. Augustine, FL 32086
Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Jeremy Lasnetski
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(904) 642-3332 6550 St Augustine Rd
#303
Jacksonville, FL 32217
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Immigration
University of Florida
Jeremy Lasnetski is a board certified criminal trial focusing on criminal law and immigration law. Mr. Lasnetski works in the Jacksonville office of Shorstein, Lasnetski, & Gihon. Shorstein, Lasnetski, & Gihon focus on criminal, immigration, and personal injury matters with two office locations in Jacksonville and Orlando.
Laurie James Arnold IV
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Green Cove Springs, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(904) 264-3627 718 N. Orange Ave.
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Probate and Traffic Tickets
Florida Coastal School of Law
Harry Shorstein
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 54 years experience
(904) 642-3332 6550 St Augustine Rd
#303
Jacksonville, FL 32217
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Florida
Harry Shorstein recenty concluded his fifth term as the State Attorney for the Fourth Judicial Circuit (covering Duval County, Clay County and Nassau County in Northeast Florida). In 2008, he decided not to run for a sixth term and to return to private practice with Shorstein & Lasnetski, LLC. Mr. Shorstein attended the University of Florida for college and law school. After graduating from law school, he served as a Captain in the 3rd Marine Division in Vietnam. Upon his return, he worked as a Division Head at the Jacksonville Office of the Public Defender. After leaving that office, he spent...
Shawn Alan Arnold
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(904) 731-3800 6279 Dupont Station Ct
Jacksonville, FL 32217
Criminal and Business
University of Florida Levin College of Law
Florida Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney Practice in State and Federal Courts in Florida and Georgia
Ronald Joseph Davis II
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Ponte Vedra Beach, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(904) 473-4935 822 North A1A Highway, Suite 310
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Personal Injury
University of Miami School of Law
Ron has extensive trial experience in both state and federal court, where he has tried hundreds of cases involving felony and misdemeanor crimes, personal injury, medical malpractice, and family law. The extent of his litigation skills is ever apparent when he is representing your case in court.
Ron came to Northeast Florida in 2001 moving his family and practice from Miami to Jacksonville, and he has never looked back.
Ron began his legal career as an insurance defense attorney, giving him a unique perspective on how the "other side" thinks. This insight gives him an advantage when he begins to...
Alyssa C. Shorstein
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St Augustine, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(904) 829-3035 305 Kingsley Lake Dr
#701
St Augustine, FL 32092
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
The University of Florida Levin College of Law
Bruce Parker Culbert
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Green Cove Springs, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(904) 264-8602 712-A North Pine Street
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Florida Coastal School of Law
Paul A. Shorstein
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney
(904) 642-3332 6550 St Augustine Rd
#303
Jacksonville, FL 32217
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
University of California, Hastings College of the Law
William L. Roelke
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Arrested? Outstanding Warrant? I Can Help!

I can help minimize, and sometimes completely avoid, the adverse effects of an arrest on your life. Call me today for a free consultation, (904) 354-0333. Read More »
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Linda Campbell
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Florida Criminal Law Attorney with 33 years experience

Western Michigan University Cooley Law SchoolFlorida, Pennsylvania and New Jersey
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Steven Brian Whittington
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Green Cove Springs, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(904) 264-8602 712-A North Pine Street
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Florida State University College of Law
Mr. Whittington has practiced law for over 16 years exclusively devoted to family and criminal law. He has handled a wide array of criminal & family law cases throughout the state of Florida. He is a skilled trial lawyer who is capable of negotiating a just and fair agreement when necessary. Mr. Whittington and his partner, Bruce Culbert, practice law from their office in Green Cove Springs directly behind the Clay County Courthouse and the practice focues on Clay, Duval, Putnam & St. Johns counties.
Sung H. Lee
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St Augustine, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(904) 829-3035 305 Kingsley Lake Dr
#701
St Augustine, FL 32092
Free ConsultationCriminal, Domestic Violence and Family
Georgia State University College of Law
Lynn M. Salvatore
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Saint Augustine, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(904) 230-0778 111 Nature Walk Parkway
Suite 102
Saint Augustine, FL 32092
Criminal, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Florida
Laurie James Arnold III
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Green Cove Springs, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(904) 284-5618 718 N. Orange Ave.
Green Cove Springs, FL 32043
Criminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
University of Florida
La'Rae Holling Hendrix
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Ponte Vedra Beach, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(904) 473-4935 Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Criminal, Family and Probate
David M. Goldman
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(904) 425-1910 822 A1A N
#310
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Free ConsultationPonte Vedra Beach, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Elder and Estate Planning
Florida Coastal School of Law and University of London
Firm works with Asset Protection, Estate Planning, Wills, & Trusts, Probate, Jacksonville Foreclosure Defense,Employment, Criminal Law, DUI, Elder Law Guardianship, Gun Trust, NFA Firearms, NFA Trust, Gun rights, Probate, Probate Litigation, Trusts, Trust Litigation. Licensed in Texas and Florida
Malcolm Anthony
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Ponte Vedra Beach, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 35 years experience
(904) 285-4529 814 SR A1A N Ste 105
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082-3271
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Regent University School of Law and O.W. Coburn School of Law
Malcolm is an attorney with over 33 years of experience specializing in various areas of criminal defense with a high success rate in DUIs and license offenses. He has a long-running relationship with St. Johns and Duval county law enforcement and court systems that has served his clients and their cases well. Malcolm is passionate about upholding the rights of his clients and their needs, while defending and protecting their privacy and reputation all with the utmost integrity. You will get peace of mind with Malcolm Anthony as your lawyer.
Heather Lee Mayer
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 5 years experience
(904) 330-0289 3115 Spring Glen Rd.
Suite 502
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Florida Coastal School of Law and Lindenwood University
Jennifer M. Erlinger
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(888) 962-4453 100 N Laura St
#702
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 15 years experience
Criminal, Divorce, Family and Traffic Tickets
Stetson University College of Law
Jennifer Erlinger moved to Jacksonville in 2009, after growing up in the Tampa Bay area. Ms. Erlinger received her Bachelor's of Arts from the University of Florida. She went on to achieve both her Juris Doctor, where she focused her study on Trial Advocacy, receiving a Certificate of Concentration in Advocacy for the top ranked advocacy center of Stetson College of Law. She also received her Master's in Business Administration from Stetson University. Prior to joining Wood, Atter, & Wolf, Ms. Erlinger has worked as an Assistant State Attorney, Assistant Attorney General both in child support enforcement and in the...
Ryan Michael Albaugh
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SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(904) 794-7898 1301 Plantation Island Dr. S.
Suite 302B
SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL 32080
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, Consumer and DUI
Golden Gate University School of Law
Attorney Ryan M. Albaugh has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers. His practice includes litigation related to criminal defense, foreclosure defense, bankruptcy, family faw, and injury cases. With over 15 years of experience, Ryan has handled thousands of cases, including over 50 jury trials. Ryan's experience as a litigator provides him with the knowledge necessary to protect his clients and fight for what is right.
Ryan's experience prosecuting criminal matters ranging from simple misdemeanors to serious felonies has provided him with extensive knowledge of criminal law and insight into how the State Attorney pursues cases. Having practiced law...
Raymond Forbess Jr.
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Free Consultation! A Criminal Defense Lawyer That Fights for You! Call for Help!

I aggressively and successfully represent those accused of criminal charges. I will work tirelessly to defend your rights and interests! Visit my website for information and to see results. Call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Sung H. Lee
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Florida Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience

Georgia State University College of LawFlorida and U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
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David Makofka
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(904) 355-2700 1400 Prudential Drive
Suite #1
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
St. Thomas University School of Law
Dear Friends:
I have been practicing in the complex and interesting legal fields of family, criminal and personal injury law for over 20 years. In that time, I have learned what it takes to provide competent, aggressive representation to my clients, and at affordable rates. I believe that dedication, preparation and hard work are the cornerstones of a successful attorney and law firm. Our office has handled hundreds of complex cases over the years and we are willing to take on the challenging legal matters! If you, or someone you know needs help, call us now!...
Michael A. Atter
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(888) 962-4453 100 N Laura St
#702
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationJacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 39 years experience
Criminal, Family, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Florida State University College of Law and Florida State University College of Law
Michael Atter is an "A.V.-Preeminent" rate attorney. He is a graduate of the Florida State University College of Law and is a member of the Florida Bar and the Federal Bar-Middle District of Florida. After serving as an Assistant State Attorney in Jacksonville, he joined the Firm in 1981 and has served as Managing Partner since 1996. He represents injured persons in Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice cases, and individuals in the areas of Criminal and Family Law. He is married with two adult children.

His civic involvement includes serving on the Board of Directors for Five STAR Veterans Center (Currently...
Christopher Thomas Wilson
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(904) 777-7777 1837 Hendricks Avenue
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Free ConsultationCriminal and Family
University of Florida
I am a Jacksonville native. I have lived here all of my life except for seven great years in Gainesville attending the University of Florida. I moved back right after graduation from law school and have resided in the San Marco area ever since. My law firm is also located in San Marco.

My personal interests include Major League Baseball, Gator football, golf, WWII history, backgammon, tennis, the greatest rock band in the world: Pearl Jam, and NASCAR races.

On the professional side, I enthusiastically practice criminal defense and have a busy family law practice. I...
D. Gray Thomas
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(904) 634-0696 865 May St.
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Criminal, Appeals, Civil Rights and Domestic Violence
University of Florida
Practicing law since 1992. Federal criminal defense; state criminal defense; appeals in criminal, civil and administrative cases; attorney discipline and attorney admission matters. Also experienced in constitutional law and civil rights. Licensed in Florida and Georgia. Board certified by The Florida Bar in Appellate Practice.
Raymond Forbess Sr.
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(904) 634-0900 340 E Adams St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
Florida Coastal School of Law and Florida State University College of Law
Raised in Jacksonville, Mr. Forbess attended Bishop Kenny High School. He went on to earn his Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. After graduating college, he was commissioned as an Army Officer at 20 years of age. Mr. Forbess was an Infantry 2nd Lieutenant in Korea and commanded Rifle, Mortar and Anti-Tank Platoons. He worked the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea. Ray completed Airborne School, Ranger School, and the Special Forces (Green Beret) qualification course in addition to the Infantry Officer's Basic and Advanced Course. He qualified as an Expert Marksman on various weapons including the .45 pistol, M16 Rifle,...
William L. Roelke
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(904) 354-0333 2788 Oak St
Jacksonville, FL 32205
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Cleveland State University
Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney and founder of Roelke Law, P.A., William Roelke fights aggressively to defend those facing criminal misdemeanor and/or felony charges. Roelke's practice areas include DUI/DWI, drug charges, violent crime, weapon violations, domestic violence, juvenile defense, theft crimes and all other misdemeanor and/or felony offenses. With over 20 years experience as an attorney, William Roelke confidently defends his clients, no matter how severe the charge. Roelke treats his clients with dignity and respect, understanding that accused charges do not characterize an individual, and he therefore fights diligently to showcase his clients in the same way. Roelke...
Mark Joseph Rosenblum
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 40 years experience
(904) 396-6100 1300 Riverplace Blvd
#601
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Immigration
University of Miami
Skilled Jacksonville criminal defense attorney with over 30 years of experience proudly defending clients who have been arrested or accused of serious crimes including DUI, DUI Manslaughter, DMV hearings, violent crimes, sex crimes, domestic crimes, drug crimes and immigration law.
Leonard Louis Cagan
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(904) 990-4747 2064 Park Street
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Medical Malpractice
Regent University School of Law
Lenny was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1996. Lenny worked as an Assistant State Attorney (prosecutor) for over seven years. During this time, he prosecuted thousands of cases, supervised a staff of other attorneys and conducted numerous jury trials. Lenny knows how prosecutors think and how to speak their language. After leaving the State Attorney’s Office, Lenny worked for a prestigious Plaintiff’s law firm that practiced in the areas of Medical Malpractice/ Nursing Home Abuse/ and Personal Injury law. Lenny has been in private practice since 2004 representing people who have been accused of crimes or have been seriously injured...
Lex Morton Taylor III
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St. Augustine, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 8 years experience
(904) 671-8395 One News Place Suite E
St. Augustine, FL 32086
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Florida
Lex was born in Lakeland, Florida. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a minor in English from the University of Florida in 1998. Lex excelled in extracurricular activities; serving as a Student Senator, Cicerone (student ambassador), Homecoming Director, Associate General Chair for Homecoming, Vice President of Beta Theta Pi, member of Florida Blue Key, and was President of Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership Honorary Society.
After graduation, Lex worked for Senator Connie Mack on the Joint Economic Committee in Washington, D.C. Following that, he moved back to Florida and worked for a large regional bank...
Holli Dean Esq.
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(904) 685-1200 3733 University Blvd W
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Jacksonville, FL 32217
Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 17 years experience
Criminal, DUI, Family and Probate
Stetson University College of Law
I have always believed in the principles of fairness and justice, and that is a big reason I decided to become a lawyer. I am the first lawyer in my family and, being the product of divorce at an early age, I gravitated towards family law in an attempt to help families resolve problems in the best interest of their children. My personal background gives me the unique insight to know what families go through during a divorce and even after a divorce is finalized.

Samantha Valentine Ellis
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Florida Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience

Florida Coastal School of LawFlorida
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Victoria Mussallem
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At Mussallem Law Firm, we are Dedicated to Defending Your Rights 24 Hours a Day.

We defend the rights of people when they get arrested or accused. Victoria "Tori" Mussallem is a Jacksonville criminal attorney who has defended thousands of clients throughout her career and prosecuted none. Read More »
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Anthony W. Chauncey
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(877) 315-5107 301 W. Bay Street
Suite 14161
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, Probate and Traffic Tickets
Florida Coastal School of Law
Anthony “Tony” Chauncey practices in the areas of Bankruptcy, Foreclosure Defense, Criminal Defense, Traffic Citations, Family Law, and Personal Injury. Mr. Chauncey has counseled clients in many areas of the law including representation of numerous individuals and business entities in transactional and litigation proceedings in Florida’s state, federal, and bankruptcy courts. Mr. Chauncey has helped thousands of clients achieve a fresh start financially using the federal bankruptcy laws. He is experienced in Chapters 7, 11, 12 and 13 under the Federal Bankruptcy Code. His criminal practice includes the defense of clients accused of crimes such as DUI, traffic offenses, drug...
Refik Werner Eler
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(904) 236-4300 233 E Bay St
Suite 1133
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Traffic Tickets
ELERLAW is a general trial practice law firm handling all family, criminal and general litigation matters in both State and Federal courts.

My 30 year legal career began as Assistant State Attorney in Duval County where I prosecuted criminal offenses.

For approximately 20 years thereafter I was a private practitioner in Jacksonville. I started as an associate attorney at the law Offices of Tassone & Ferebee and represented clients in criminal and civil litigation. I then went on to partner of Tassone & Eler, with a focus on complex and major litigation practices in criminal and...
Reid M. Hart
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(904) 299-7171 25 North Market Street, Suite 221
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Stetson University College of Law
Reid received his Juris Doctorate in 2009 from Stetson University College of Law, where he graduated cum laude and in the top 10% of his class. Following his admission to the Florida Bar later that year, Reid practiced in the St. Petersburg/Tampa area for several years before moving back to Jacksonville to further his law career. Since becoming a licensed attorney, Reid has exclusively practiced criminal defense, handling cases from the pre-arrest investigative phase through jury trial. He has always believed in taking a personal approach to the practice of law by establishing a relationship with each and every client...
Tiffany H Poore
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(904) 395-2293 25 N. Market St.
Suite #208
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Traffic Tickets and White Collar Crime
Florida Coastal School of Law
Patrick Korody
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JACKSONVILLE, FL Criminal Law Attorney with 13 years experience
(904) 383-7261 118 W. Adams Street
Suite 500
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, Family, Military and Personal Injury
Ohio State University - Columbus
Attorney Patrick Korody spent 10 years on active duty in the Navy JAG Corps, where he served as a military and federal prosecutor, military defense counsel, and crime victims' rights attorney. He deployed to Iraq in 2007 where he presented cases to Iraqi judges in Iraqi courts. He served as the special victims' prosecutor for the Navy in the Northwest Region of the United States and received advanced litigation and trial training through the military. He used his experience, service, and training to achieve outstanding results for his clients as a civilian attorney.
Kristopher M. Nowicki
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(904) 398-1992 1680 Emerson St
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Free ConsultationJacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
Criminal, Civil Rights and Personal Injury
Florida Coastal School of Law
A. Russell Smith
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 39 years experience
(904) 355-5633 519 N Newnan St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Criminal, DUI and Family
A. Russell Smith is engaged in a trial practice, with emphasis in the areas of criminal defense in the Florida and Federal Courts and complex family litigation. Mr. Smith graduated from the University of South Florida in 1976, and received his Juris Doctor degree from the Spessard Holland Law Center at the University of Florida in 1979. He began his legal career in the Office of the Public Defender for the Fourth Judicial Circuit of Florida, and has now been defending Floridians accused of crime and representing people in complex family law litigation for almost thirty-seven years. ...
Curtis Scott Fallgatter
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 46 years experience
(904) 353-5800 200 E Forsyth St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Oklahoma College of Law
J. Scott Nooney
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(904) 398-1992 1680 Emerson St
Jacksonville, FL 32207
Free ConsultationJacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
Criminal, Personal Injury, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
Florida State University College of Law
Samantha Valentine Ellis
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Jacksonville, FL Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(904) 551-4120 205 N Washington St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Divorce and Family
Florida Coastal School of Law
Raymond Forbess Sr.
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Free Consultation! Trust the Experience of a Skilled Criminal Defense Attorney!

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Michael A. Atter
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Florida Criminal Law Attorney with 39 years experience

Michael Atter is an "A.V.-Preeminent" rate attorney. He is a graduate of the Florida State University College of Law and is a member of the Florida Bar and the Federal Bar-Middle District of Florida. After serving as an... Read More »
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Fruit Cove Criminal Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Three Rivers Legal Services, Inc.
(904) 394-7450
Jacksonville, FL

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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.