I have more than 18 years of courtroom experience and I have tried more than 80... more
I have more than 18 years of courtroom experience and I have tried more than 80 cases. I served the people of PinellasCounty as a Prosecutor for 6 years (1996 to 2002). In 2002, I entered private practice representing persons injured as a result of the negligence of others at Beltz & Ruth P.A. In 2006, I opened my own office to provide my client’s with hands on personable representation. I s... view profile
Whittel & Melton, LLC is a full service central Florida law practice with an... 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 as Wrongful 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 client... view profile
Originally from Atlanta, Illinois, Jason received his bachelors degree in... more
Originally from Atlanta, Illinois, Jason received his bachelors degree in criminology from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida in 2002. Thereafter, Jason attended Florida Coastal School of Law in Jacksonville, Florida, whereheearned his Juris Doctor. After two and a halfyears at FCSL, Jason finishedlaw school as a visiting student at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. ... view profile
A Trial Attorney licensed to practice in all Florida State Courts and the Unites... more
A Trial Attorney licensed to practice in all Florida State Courts and the Unites States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Concentrating on Criminal Defense including all Traffic Court Cases, DUIs, Misdemeanors, and Felonies. As a former prosecutor, I have the experience and insight to give you an honest assessment of your criminal case and strive to provide the highest standa... view profile
As a criminal defense attorney, Barry became certified in the operation of the... more
As a criminal defense attorney, Barry became certified in the operation of the Intoxilyzer 5000, the instrument used to test all DUI suspects in the State of Florida, up until the introduction of the Intoxilyzer 8000 in 2006. He has handled in excess of 5500 criminal cases and was lead attorney in over 179 jury trials.
Michael D. Fluke has committed his career to helping people in need. After nine plus... more
Michael D. Fluke has committed his career to helping people in need. After nine plus years at the public defender's office, he left to handle a high profile first degree murder case in Tampa. Ultimately, the client ended up avoiding the death penalty and life in prison and received a 15 year sentence. Michael has been involved in the defense of 14 homicide cases and currently focuses on serious... view profile
Michael has lived in the Tampa Bay area for over 35 years with his family. His... more
Michael has lived in the Tampa Bay area for over 35 years with his family. His career started out in the medical field where he worked as an administrator for over a decade eventually acquiring ownership of several facilities. Like many working professionals, Michael went to college at night while working full time during the day. He obtained his A.A. degree with honors from St. Petersburg Juni... view profile
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.