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Ray has helped me for years always keeps his word does everything he can for me
If he says he is gonna do something that's exactly what he does
Has even been there for me on a more personal level just with advice that has helpede tremendously
I appreciate everything this guy has done for me
I highly recommend Ray for any legal issues you may have
Mr. Forbess has helped me in cases and also helped some of my friends I sent to him. Everybody was happy with his amount of effort and attention devoted to their case. Mr. Forbess was patient with me and always answered my questions. He kept my family members informed also about what was happening at certain court dates.
He has an understanding of how intimidating the system is to people facing criminal charges.
Mostly, he doesn't make a big deal about being a lawyer. He was very straightforward and friendly.
He's honest and will fight for you. I used him twice and both times I had a great outcome. I recommend this lawyer for any legal needs. He won't rip you off and will get you the best results.
Mr. Ray Forbess Sr. Is very knowledgeable and went above and beyond for his client. I definitely would recommend him to anyone looking for a Criminal Attorney. He is down to earth, friendly and very Professional at the same time. He shows a true passion for the work he does and is committed to his clients. Excellent !! Very Thankful to have done business with him.
I mean where do I start with Attorney Forbess??!! I contacted his office in late March as I was beyond tired that I had let so much time past when I was arrested back in 2003. I eventually ended up a leaving Florida without permission from probation officer and warrant was issued for my arrest. After more than 10 years of dealing with this on my conscious and have this stain on my background I finally came to a point where I wanted to clear it up! I googled attorneys in Jacksonville Fl and no lie after talking to WAYYYY more than I wanted to I settled on Attorney Forbess because he was the only one that was willing to listen and give it to me straight! His experience dealing with a case similar to mine helped as well :). Through this whole ordeal, he keep in touch and was so quick to respond to emails if I had any questions. It appeared to me that he has an excellent working relationship with Acting DA's office and that in my opinion worked totally in my favor. He worked a deal where I didn't have to come back to Florida and turn myself in and the case was finally resolved. If you are needing an attorney that can get things resolved Mr. Forbess is it!!! Hands down, so greatful to him!!
My case was handled. The outcome was good. I would recommend Ray to anyone needing a lawyer. I would use his services again if needed.
Mr. Forbess was very helpful and insightful when it came to my defense. I was charged with practicing medicine without a license a 3rd degree felony and prostitution a 2nd degree misdemeanor. Mr. Forbess superior knowledge of the law got my charges dropped. Mr. Forbess was very informative and answered all my questions and was able to put my fears at ease. I would confidently recommend Mr. Forbess to my family and friends.
Mr. Forbess met with me on a Saturday, told me what to expect and he made it happen. My employment was at risk due to the charge as I have to hold a certain security clearance. Mr. Forbess kept me updated along the way, always took my phone calls or texts, and was good to work with. Perfect for me.
I would highly recommend Mr. Forbess. He was helpful and insightful. He helped find a witness that the JSO NEVER even found let alone talked to. This find was what had my charges dropped totally. He did a much more thorough job than the JDO did on their canvas and information hunt. I felt comfortable and assured that I was in good hands.
I don't know what i would have done or how things would have went had i not hired ray forbess as my attorney. I couldn't have hoped for a better result in my case. i would recommend ray forbess to anyone who needs a strong defense and a good heart to boot.