Also known as Jorge Chalela

Jorge Leon Chalela

Jorge Leon Chalela

Criminal Defense Attorney
Tampa, FL

AVVO

RATING

9.2

No Misconduct

Languages

Spanish

Answers and Advice

12 questions answered.

About Me

Handle all aspects of a criminal case from pre trial defense and jury trials, to appellate and post conviction practice, in both Florida State, United States Federal Courts, and Military Courts Martial. Have defended 222 criminal trials to verdict; mostly punishable by life charges. Also experienced and qualified to handle: Auto accident, personal injury, slip/trip and fall, dog bite, medical...

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Client Reviews

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Jorge Leon Chalela- Very Honest Lawyer

Posted by: Edwin about 1 month ago.

Jorge is a responsible and honest lawyer. With full knowledge of the federal laws. He always speak with the truth, but most belived in my son and...

Superb Attorney, Professional and Truly Cares for His Clients!

Posted by: Marian over 1 year ago.

Mr Chalela is a caring attorney who will fight for you with a passion. He will keep you informed and discuss any issues arising throughout your case....
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Endorsements

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Michael Andrew McCulloch
Michael McCulloch

Tampa, FL

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer.
Eric Hubbs
Eric Hubbs

South Miami, FL

2 months ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer.
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Résumé

License

1996 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.

Education

Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1993 Jurisprudence Doctor in Law

University of Michigan Law School

Awards

Showing 1 of 1 award

2002 Litigator of the Year (of 88 trial attorneys)

Tampa Public Defender's Office


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