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About me

I am the first and only Board Certified Marital and family Law Attorney in Lake County since 2004.  I am also a Family Law Mediator, certified through the Florida Supreme Court.  I have tried over 100 Jury and 700 Non-Jury trials, and I have prosecuted over 2,000 Criminal cases and litigated over 300 Civil Forfeiture cases.  Since 2005, I've limited my practice to family law.  While I've only been married once, I've been through about 1200 divorces!  Family matters, so we only handle family matters.


Practice areas


  1. Family: 100%
    16 years



Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

12 total 

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  • Charles David Fantl

    J. J. Dahl is one of the most dedicated and knowledgeable attorneys I have ever encountered.


    Charles Fantl Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Nancy Ann Davito

    I endorse this lawyer. JJ is a fantastic lawyer and she truly cares about her clients and their best interests. I have known her for the past twenty years and she is an excellent family law attorney.


    Nancy Davito Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Dahl Family Law Group

1001 East Ave
Clermont, FL, 347112533


FLMember in Good Standing199109/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerThomson Reuters2013
Justice For All AwardFifth DCA Circuit2013
Outstanding Service AwardFamily Law Section Chair2006
Outstanding Service AwardFamily Law Section Chair2005
Distinguished Service AwardFlorida Council on Crime and Delinquency1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyDahl Family Law Group1999 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Mary Ann Plecas1998 - 1999
Prosecuting AttorneyState Attorney's Office1995 - 1998
AttorneyOrange County Sheriff's Office1993 - 1995
Prosecuting AttorneyState Attorney's Office1991 - 1993
Association namePosition nameDuration
Sun Trust Lake County Administrative BoardBoard of Directors2009 - Present
U.S. Supreme CourtMember2008 - Present
Fifth Circuit Judicial Nominating CommissionMember2003 - 2007
Florida BarMember1991 - Present
Lake County Bar Association, Family Law CommitteePast President,N/A
Florida BarFormer Executive Committee MemberN/A
Lake County Bar AssociationPast SecretaryN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990