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Jonathan Richard Comnes

Jonathan Richard Comnes

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

22 years of criminal defense experience: from misdemeanor to death penalty cases.

Over 200 jury trials.

Free consultation.

Call 813 410-5239



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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    22 years, 10 thousand cases

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Contact Info

Office Of Criminal Conflict & Civil Regional Counsel (10th District)

622 Polk Street
Bartow, FL, 33830



FLMember in Good Standing199308/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Community ServiceOffice of the Public Defender, Tampa2012
Community ServiceOffice of the Public Defender, Tampa2011
Community ServiceOffice of the Public Defender, Tampa2010
Certificate of ExcellenceOffice of the Public Defender/Clearwater2000
Board Certified Criminal Trial AttorneyBoard Certification1999
Annual Trial AwardOffice of the Public Defender/Orlando1995
High HonorsFlorida State University College of Law1992
Summa Cum LaudeUniversity of South Florida1989
FBI ScholarshipUniversity of South Florida1988

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Criminal Defense AttorneyOffice Of Criminal Conflict & Civil Regional Counsel (10th District)2014 - Present
Associate AttorneyOffice of the Public Defender, Tampa2009 - 2014
Attorney GeneralDavis Island Law2005 - 2009
ProfesssHillsborough Community College2002 - 2009
Assistant Public DefenderOffice of the Public Defender, West Palm Beach2001 - 2004
Assistant Public DefenderOffice of Public Defender, Clearwater1997 - 2000
Assistant Public DefenderOffice of Public Defender Orlando1992 - 1997


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Florida BarAttorney1992 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
The State V. Larry RoweWon life sentence. Avoided death penalty
First degree murderDefendent found incompent. In State Hospital
DUI manslaughterstill pending

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of South FloridaCriminologyBA - Bachelor of Arts Summa cum laude1989