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About me

I am a criminal defense attorney practicing in St. Augustine, Florida.  My entire practice is devoted to criminal defense.  I also handle cases in all of the surrounding counties which include Putnam County, Flagler County, Clay County and Duval County.  I have represented clients successfully on nearly every type of criminal charge. 


Before going into private practice, I spent 7 years as a prosecutor in St. Augustine.  I specialized in the prosecution of cruelty to animal cases.  I prosecuted all the Cruelty to Animal cases in my jurisdiction for more than 6 years.  I was also selected to prosecute all the DUI Homicide cases in St. Augustine from 2000-2002. 




Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    19 years, 1 thousand cases



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Contact info

Law Offices of Shorstein & Lee, LLC

305 Kingsley Lake Drive
Suite 701
St. Augustine, FL, 32092-3045


FLMember in Good Standing199701/11/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerShorstein & Lee, LLC2003 - Present
Prosecuting AttorneyState Attorneys Office, 7th Circuit St Augustine1996 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Bar Animal Law CommitteeN/A2014 - Present
7th Circuit Bar Grievance CommitteeChair2011 - 2014
Florida Bar, Criminal Law SectionN/A2006 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State vs. JuanCase dismissed!! Because the parents called us before the charges were filed, we were able speak to the Detectives and convince them to drop the case.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of FloridaFinanceBS - Bachelor of Science1991