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

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

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

Jacksonville FL Anger Management for More than Battery

As a Jacksonville criminal lawyer, I have represented people charged with crimes such as Florida assault and battery.  Jacksonville aggravated assault is a felony and simple assault is a misdemeanor.  The same is true for Jacksonville aggravated battery and simple … Continue reading

Jacksonville Rep Proposes New FL Gun Laws for 10-20-Life

Florida Rep Mia Jones

This story is a continuation of my Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyer article entitled Jacksonville Criminal Attorneys Perspective of 10-20-Life Statute.  The prior article explained the problem associated with Floridas gun law that imposes minimum mandatory sentences for crimes involving firearms.  … Continue reading

Jacksonville Criminal Attorneys Perspective of 10-20-Life Statute

Jacksonville FL Firearm Lawyer

Florida’s 10-20-Life law was intended to prevent gun crimes.  Instead, this Florida gun law takes the power away from judges and juries.  The people that are in the best position to evaluate cases based on the facts and circumstances are … Continue reading

How Much Does It Cost to Seal or Expunge FL Criminal Record

Cost of FL Lawyer

If you want to seal or expunge your Florida criminal record, you are probably wondering how much it is going to cost.  Should you hire a Jacksonville lawyer to seal or expunge your Florida record?  You want to know how … Continue reading

Clay County Criminal Lawyers for New Years Eve Arrests

Clay County Resisting Officer

Two men will need Clay County lawyers to fight their cases after being arrested for a high-speed case on New Year’s Eve. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office reported that deputies tried to speak with Devon Proctor.  He is driver of … Continue reading