Harvey Hesse III

Harvey Hesse III

Criminal Defense Attorney
Saint Petersburg, FL




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About Me

I have practiced Law in the Tampa Bay area since 1996. My goal is to provide aggressive legal representation for a reasonable fee. I personally handle all cases from start to finish so there is no need to worry that your file may be handed off to a less experienced associate. I have defended over 2,000 criminal cases ranging from misdemeanors to murder. I havealso represented numerous personal...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Contingent (25%-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($250-$375/hour)

Client Reviews

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Incredible experience with an attorney in St. Petersburg, FL

Posted by: Kristy 6 months ago.

Harvey Hesse is an excellent attorney that was referred to me by my brother in law. I had never used an attorney before and was hesitant. Harvey won...

Hesse to the Rescue

Posted by: GretchAnn 6 months ago.

Rarely does one seek legal guidance because everything in life is peachy. During some of the scariest times of my life I reached out to Mr. Hesse and...
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Donald James Kilfin
Donald Kilfin

St. Petersburg, FL

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have known Harvey for over ten years. He is an excellent attorney and really goes the distance for his clients. Harvey has a great reputation in...
Joseph Montrone Jr.
Joseph Montrone

Largo, FL

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I've known Mr. Hesse for many years. He and I had many cases together, including trials, when I was a prosecutor and he was an Assistant Public...
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1996 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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1990 – 1993



Showing 1 of 3 degrees

1996 Juris Doctor in

Thomas M. Cooley Law School


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2000- present Member

Pinellas County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

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2005 Roy v State

Opinion/publication Sixth Judicial Circuit

1998 Murvine v State

Opinion/publication Sixth Judicial Circuit

Speaking Engagements

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1998 Trial Attorney Interview by Court TV

at Solicitation to commit 1st degree murder case