Pass a Background Check in Jacksonville Florida

Florida Background Check Lawyer

When you are looking for a job, you want to be able to pass a background check.  As a Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer, people will ask me how to clear their Florida arrest records.  If you want to pass a background … 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

St. Johns County Florida Juvenile Criminal Charges

St. Johns County Juvenile Charges

Has your child been arrested for in St. Augustine, Florida?  Was your son given a notice to appear or ticket for a juvenile charge in Julington Creek?  Has your daughter been charged with a crime as a juvenile in Ponte … Continue reading

Jacksonville Teenagers Possessing Marijuana More Common Than Cigarette Use?

Jacksonville Juvenile Marijuana Charge

I recently came across a news story about a CDC survey finding that more teenagers are smoking pot than cigarettes.  As a Jacksonville criminal defense attorney, I had to find out more about this, considering that Jacksonville possession of marijuana … Continue reading

Possession of a Controlled Substance Charges in Jacksonville, FL

Possession of Prescription Drugs in Jacksonville

  Florida drug charges can vary from misdemeanor to felony crimes. The degree of crime that you are charged with will depend on the drug you are accused of having.  The amount of the drug that you are arrested for … Continue reading

How a Jacksonville Drug Lawyer Fights a Paraphernalia Charge?

Jacksonville Drug Arrest

I discussed Jacksonville drug paraphernalia charges in yesterday’s article, “What is Drug Paraphernalia under Florida’s Drug Laws?” When you read Florida Statute 893.145, it seems as if anything can be considered drug paraphernalia in Jacksonville.  If you are charged with … Continue reading

What is “Drug Paraphernalia” under Florida’s Drug Laws

Possession of Paraphernalia in Jacksonville

As a Jacksonville drug defense lawyer, I have seen people arrested for all kinds of Jacksonville drug crimes under Florida’s drug laws.  These criminal cases range from misdemeanor Jacksonville possession of less than 20 grams of marijuana to felony Jacksonville … Continue reading

Jacksonville Assault and Battery Lawyer for Facebook Information

As a Jacksonville criminal lawyer, I cannot stress this enough to anyone arrested for or charged with a crime.  Get rid of your Facebook page!  Yes.  I understand that Facebook is addictive, but it has the potential of ruining your … Continue reading

Jacksonville Drug Charges for Florida Ecstasy Trafficking

Jacksonville possession of ecstasy MDMA

Jacksonville drug charges can range from misdemeanor Jacksonville possession of marijuana to felony Jacksonville possession of a controlled substance or cocaine.  If you are arrested for a certain amount of drugs in Jacksonville, you will be charged with Florida drug … Continue reading

Jacksonville Habitual Traffic Offender Needs Florida Drivers License

Jacksonville Habitual Traffic Offender Drivers License

If your Florida drivers license in suspended in Duval, Clay, Nassau, or St. Johns County, do not drive until you fix your Florida drivers license.  While it seems obvious that you should not drive when your Florida drivers license in … Continue reading