Do I Need to Hire a Jacksonville Lawyer for a Misdemeanor?

Were you arrested for domestic battery in Florida?  Were you given a citation for petty theft in Jacksonville?  Are you facing charges for possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana in St. Johns County?  Did you receive a Florida … Continue reading

Florida Domestic Battery Law and Definitions

If you were charged with domestic battery in Jacksonville, you were likely charged under Florida Statute Section 784.03.  This is also the Florida battery law that is used for simple battery cases.  Section 784.03 reads: (1)(a) The offense of battery occurs … Continue reading

Jacksonville Juvenile Criminal Lawyer and School Violence

We are constantly seeing bullying among teenagers on the news. Jacksonville juvenile criminal lawyers will often represent children that have been bullied in school.  There may be a boy that was bullied in school that is later charged with Florida … 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

Atlantic Beach Florida Arrest for Drugs and Violating Injunction

Cecelia Babillis was arrested yesterday in Atlantic Beach Florida after being involved in an altercation with her neighbors.  The incident occurred on Magnolia Street which is near Atlantic Blvd.  Babillis is 20-years-old.  She was charged with Jacksonville violation of an … 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 Criminal Lawyer for Domestic and Family Crimes

Duval County Domestic Battery Attorney

I remember my second day as a Duval County attorney at the Office of the Public Defender.  On my first day, I did a lot of paperwork, met the other criminal attorneys that I would be working with, and settled … Continue reading

Jacksonville Domestic Battery and Violence During Christmas

Jacksonville Domestic Battery Lawyer

The holiday season and Christmas is usually a joyous time for most people.  It is full of family gatherings.  It is also a stressful time with financial pressures.  This can lead to domestic violence in households.  Jacksonville domestic battery arrests … Continue reading

Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer Pleads Not Guilty in Duval County Shooting

Florida Murder Self Defense Shooting

Michael Dunn was arrested over 3 weeks ago for “the first-degree murder of 17-year-old Jordan Davis.”  (Defendant in Jacksonville teen’s shooting death pleads not guilty).  His arrangement occurred this morning at the Duval County Court House.  The Duval County Office … Continue reading