Whittel Melton, LLC is a full service central Florida law practice with an emphasis... more
Whittel Melton, LLC is a full service central Florida law practice with an emphasis on representing clients in all Personal Injury cases as well asWrongful Death tragedies,Criminal DUI Defense . The firm was formed when Gainesville Ocala Attorney Robert G. Whittel and Spring Hill New Port Richey Lawyer Jason M. Melton joined their respective practices to better accommodate their clien... view profile
Nicole Hardin is an Assistant Public Defender handling felonies in the Fifth Circuit.... more
Nicole Hardin is an Assistant Public Defender handling felonies in the Fifth Circuit. She is qualified co-counsel on death penalty cases and has worked to develop sentencing training for incoming felony attorneys. She is a co-author of two publications attacking the science of cell phone tracking in criminal cases. She attended the City University of New York at Queens College School of ... view profile
The Law Office of Jeremy T. Powers, P.A. is located in the Ocala Historic District... more
The Law Office of Jeremy T. Powers, P.A. is located in the Ocala Historic District in downtown Ocala, Florida. With unique expertise in all aspects of felony and misdemeanor criminal law, this firm also represents clients in criminal appellate matters, civil litigation, and other areas of general legal practice. Mr. Powers is a former State prosecutor with trial experience in cases inv... view profile
Ms. Jennings is a native Floridian who grew up in Ocala, FL. Ms. Jennings focuses on... more
Ms. Jennings is a native Floridian who grew up in Ocala, FL. Ms. Jennings focuses on criminal, contract and small business, family, and employment law. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Florida in Political Science, and after graduation, Ms. Jennings moved to Chicago where she worked on congressional campaigns as a political coordinator and organizer. Duri... view profile
I am a lifelong resident of Gainesville and I have practiced exclusively criminal... more
I am a lifelong resident of Gainesville and I have practiced exclusively criminal defense since I left the State Attorney's Office in 2001. I am a former prosecutor and past president of the Florida Association of Crime Defense Lawyers. The experience I gained on "the other side" of criminal law gives me a considerable advantage now as a defense attorney. When handling a case, I always ask myse... view profile
We dedicate our practice to fighting for our clients. We never forget that it is our... more
We dedicate our practice to fighting for our clients. We never forget that it is our client's interests that are paramount. Whether we are fighting a serious criminal case or a wrongful death case n behalf of a grieving family, our firm and our investigators work tirelessly for our clients.
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.