Richard Earl Hornsby

Richard Earl Hornsby

Criminal Defense Attorney

Orlando, FL





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About Me

My primary concern is the satisfaction of my client. My ultimate goal is to obtain the best resolution that can be obtained by any attorney. Where one attorney might settle for probation and another attorney might have won at trial or negotiated a dismissal. I would like to think that I always strive to be the latter attorney, not the attorney who settled for the easiest or fastest resolution...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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The best

Posted by: a DUI client over 5 years ago.

Richard is not just a reguler lawyer he really cares about your rights and does his best to defend your rights if it wasnt for him i would have...

Dexterous and Tenacious lawyer, hands me a second chance at life.

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 5 years ago.

Hornsby is ablaze in the court room. His cunning maneuvers and intense determination leads to ultimate success for any client.
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Showing 2 of 38 peer endorsements

Hovanes Margarian
Hovanes Margarian

Glendale, CA

2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Patrick John Grozinger
Patrick Grozinger

Orlando, FL

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. If you are looking for a real trial lawyer, then Richard should be your choice. He is a relentless advocate for his clients,...
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2001 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2000 – 2003

Office of the Public Defender


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2014 Master of Science in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Forensic Science

University of Florida College of Pharmacy


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2014 Rising Star

Super Lawyers Magazine


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2007- present President

Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2006 Basics in Criminal Pleadings

The Defender

2002 In Defense of Unlicensed Drivers: § 322.34

The Defender

Speaking Engagements

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2008 Jury Selection for Real Attorneys

at Public Defender Training College

2007 Effective Closing Arguments

at Public Defender Training College

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