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Harrison Wesley Poole

Harrison Wesley Poole

Practice areas:

Litigation, Real Estate, Estate Planning, Criminal Defense

About Me

Harrison W. Poole graduated from Florida State University in 2004 with a B.S. in business management. He attained his Juris Doctorate from FSU's College of Law in 2007. During law school, Harrison served as an associate justice on the FSU Supreme Court, studied a summer semester at Oxford, England, and was a certified legal intern in the Office of the State Attorney, 2nd District. Upon graduation from law school, he was hired by the State Attorney of the 2nd Circuit and was placed in the Tallahassee criminal traffic/misdemeanor division, where he successfully prosecuted thousands of cases including DUI, Reckless Driving, Suspended License Charges, Domestic Battery, Underage Possession of Alcohol, Drug Offenses, and many others. After less than a year in the traffic/misdemeanor division, Harrison was promoted to the felony division and transferred to Quincy, FL. As a felony attorney, he successfully prosecuted hundreds of felony cases with charges including sale of cocaine, aggravated battery, aggravated assault, burglary, robbery, 2nd degree murder, sex offenses, trafficking cocaine, fleeing and eluding, grand theft, and many others. As a criminal defense attorney, Harrison has defended cases involving everything from domestic battery and DUI up to armed robbery and drug trafficking.  He was raised in Fernandina Beach and is a graduate of Fernandina Beach High School.  He resides in Fernandina Beach with his wife, Debra.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Litigation: 50%
    7 years
  2. Real Estate: 25%
    6 years
  3. Estate Planning: 20%
    6 years
  4. Criminal Defense: 5%
    7 years, 2 thousand cases



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • James Charles Shields

    I endorse this lawyer with no reservation. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community. Very hardworking and diligent. Consistently achieves superior results. Advice is always practical and on point. I recommend to anyone looking for an attorney who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of clients and achieving the most favorable result possible.


    James Shields Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John Matthew Leace

    It is without hesitation that I endorse Harrison Poole. I have worked with Harrison on several cases and he was always well prepared to zealously advocate for his position.


    John Leace Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Poole & Poole, P.A.

303 Centre Street
Suite 200
Fernandina Beach, FL, 32034



FLMember in Good Standing200808/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPoole & Poole, P.A.2013 - Present
Associate AttorneyPoole & Poole, P.A.2009 - Present
Assistant State AttorneyOffice of the State Attorney - 2nd Judicial Circuit2007 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Nassau County Volunteer CenterMember - Board of Directors2011 - Present
Katie Ride for LifeManagement Team2011 - Present
Nassau County Teen CourtMock Trial Competition Coach2010 - Present
Nassau County American Inn of CourtMember2009 - Present
Nassau County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Nassau County Teen CourtVolunteer Judge2009 - Present
Florida Notary PublicNotary Public2009 - Present
Florida BarMember2008 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
www.FernandinaDUI.comWhat to do if you're pulled over for DUI2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
The Florida State University College of LawLawJuris Doctorate2007