Joshua David Zelman

Joshua David Zelman

Criminal Defense Attorney
Tallahassee, FL




No Misconduct



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About Me

    Josh was born and raised in Miami-Dade County.  The son of two small business owners, he learned the value of hard work and a good name at an early age.  He attended high school at MAST Academy where he was heavily involved in the only Coast Guard Junior ROTC program in the country.  After serving aboard the United State Coast Guard Barque Eagle, Josh left high school early to matriculate...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (25%-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Worst decision yet

Posted by: Scott about 2 months ago.

I hired Zelman for a VOP under a flat fee agreement that was paid in full and he made several promises to address a conflict with the prosecutor,...

Joshua Zelman is your best choice.

Posted by: Spencer about 1 year ago.

I had never had any legal trouble before hiring Josh Zelman as my lawyer. When facing a DUI, I consulted with multiple lawyers but knew Josh was the...
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Showing 2 of 8 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Joshua. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
John Clint Wallace
John Wallace

Tallahassee, FL

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Josh is an excellent attorney. I would not hesitate to recommend him.
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2003 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/21/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2014 – present

Zelman Heath, P.A.


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

2003 Law in

The Florida State University College of Law


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2014 Top 40 Lawyers Under 40

American Society of Legal Advocates


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2015- present Member

Florida Justice Association

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Showing 2 of 8 publications

2015 Grand jury may weigh officer's history

Tallahassee Democrat

2015 Federal suit filed against county, probation GPS provider

Tallahassee Democrat

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Family Law

at Law Call

2013 Stand Your Ground

at Florida's Stand Your Ground Law: Where Do We Go From Here?

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