Jacksonville Arrest During Halloween and Georgia Florida Tailgate

This is going to be a big extended weekend in downtown Jacksonville and Jacksonville Beach FL.  Today, RV City opens in downtown Jacksonville to kick off the Florida Georgia festivities.  Tomorrow is Halloween, and Jacksonville Beach’s bars will have plenty … Continue reading

Resisting an Officer and Disorderly Conduct Charges During Jacksonville Protest

The majority of the time, a protest is a peaceful demonstration.  If the protest gets out of hand, it may result in violence.  For instance, Jacksonville fighting and affray charges may arise if two groups become violent with each other.  … Continue reading

Jacksonville Arrests for Underage Drinking and DUI at FL GA Game

Florida Georgia Football Game

The Florida Georgia weekend is almost here.  In Jacksonville, “fans are already lining up for the big game…. Bright and early Sunday morning, more than 40 RVs were already lined up off Talleyrand Avenue, waiting to get into RV City … Continue reading

Jacksonville Boating Under the Influence, Disorderly Intoxication, Resisting an Officer, and More

Jacksonville BUI Attorney

On August 21, 2012, I wrote an article on my Jacksonville criminal law blog about a boating accident in the Atlantic Beach and Mayport area.  In the article, Possible Arrest for Fleeing Atlantic Beach Florida Boater, I wrote about Kenneth … Continue reading

A Jacksonville Lawyer’s Take on the Right to Remain Silent in Florida

Right to Remain Silent

As a Jacksonville criminal lawyer, I cannot stress how important your constitutional rights are.  People that have been accused of a crime in Jacksonville or arrested for a criminal charge will often speak to police about the charge.  Sometimes, they … Continue reading

Jacksonville DUI and Hit and Run Charges on Holidays

Florida hit and run

Once I became a Jacksonville criminal lawyer, I immediately started working at the Duval County Public Defender Office.  As a Jacksonville criminal defense attorney and assistant public defender, I was assigned J-1 duty.  That means that I was the criminal … Continue reading

Jacksonville Aggravated Battery Charges May Be Dropped

Jacksonville Beach Battery Charge

Jacksonville Self-Defense Lawyers enjoy writing about cases that they believe may have had something to do with a person defending himself.  It takes the law and puts things into perspective.  On May 2, 2012, I wrote an article about a … Continue reading

Nassau County Commissioner Arrested for Florida DUI Charges

Nassau County DUI arrest

People are arrested for Driving Under the Influence in Jacksonville just about everyday.  As a Jacksonville DUI Lawyer, I cannot remember a time that I have been in court for a bond hearing and someone was not being charged with … Continue reading