Jacksonville Self-Defense and Aggravated Assault Case Resolved

On March 16, 2012, a Duval County Florida jury found Marissa Alexander guilty of three counts of aggravated assault in Jacksonville.  On May 11, 2012, Alexander was convicted of the assault charges and sentenced to serve 20-year concurrent sentences on … Continue reading

Jacksonville Juveniles Involved in Fight at Duval County High School

As a Jacksonville juvenile criminal lawyer, I have represented children charged with fighting and affray in Jacksonville.  I have represented teenagers facing Jacksonville assault and battery charges.  In some cases, children are disciplined only through the school system.  Other times, they … Continue reading

Traffic Stop Results in Felony Arrest in Jacksonville FL

A high-speed car chase spanning over two Northeast Florida counties led to the arrest of a teenager.  Joseph Jacob Macquarrie is facing charges for what started off as a traffic stop.  He will be facing charges as an adult and … Continue reading

Jacksonville Domestic Violence Dispute Ends with Assault on Law Enforcement

As a Jacksonville criminal lawyer, I have represented many people for domestic battery in Duval, Clay, and St. Johns County FL.  Most Jacksonville domestic battery cases are a result of an unwanted touching or striking between spouses or a live-in … Continue reading

Zimmerman Arrested for Florida Domestic Battery and Assault

Over the summer, Jacksonville criminal lawyers and people all over the nation watch the Trayvon Martin murder trial.  A jury, based upon the evidence or lack thereof, found George Zimmerman not guilty.  Zimmerman’s lawyers argued that he was not guilty, … Continue reading

What is in Your Florida Criminal Background?

I have been sealing and expunging Florida criminal records for years.  Most people know what is in their criminal backgrounds.  You would definitely remember being arrested and going to jail, unless you were severely intoxicated.  In most jails and pretrial … Continue reading

Duval County Juvenile Criminal Felony Battery Charges For School Fight

As a Jacksonville criminal defense attorney and Jacksonville juvenile lawyer, I have represented children accused of fighting at their schools.  If your child is gets into a fight at school, the school may call the police.  Your child could be … Continue reading