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.
Licensed since 1997
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|FL||Member in Good Standing||1997||05/07/2015|
|Partner||Shorstein & Lee, LLC||2003 - Present|
|Prosecuting Attorney||State Attorneys Office, 7th Circuit St Augustine||1996 - 2003|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Florida Bar Animal Law Committee||N/A||2014 - Present|
|7th Circuit Bar Grievance Committee||Chair||2011 - 2014|
|Florida Bar, Criminal Law Section||N/A||2006 - Present|
|State vs. Juan||Case 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.|
|Nova Southeastern University||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1996|
|University of Florida||Finance||BS - Bachelor of Science||1991|