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Benjamin Lee Jones

Personal injury Attorney at Altamonte Springs, FL

5.0   4 reviews

also known as Benjamin Jones, Ben Jones

  • Licensed for 16 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2007
    Status
    Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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About Benjamin

Learn Benjamin’s areas of practice.

There are over 100,000 lawyers licensed to practice law in the State of Florida. Of those attorneys, only approximately 400 individuals have been recognized by the Florida Bar as being “Experts” in Criminal Defense. In 2013 the Florida Bar certified Mr. Jones as a “Board Certified Expert in Criminal Trials,” in recognition of his professionalism, expertise, and accomplishments in the courtroom. Only Board Certified attorneys are allowed to call themselves “Experts” or “Specialists.” Mr. Jones has truly demonstrated criminal defense expertise throughout his career.

 

In the past 14 years, Mr. Jones has tried over 90 criminal jury trials, winning more than 70% of the time. His clients have been acquitted of 1st Degree Murder, Attempted 1st Degree Murder, Attempted 1st Degree Murder of a Law Enforcement Officer, Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, Lewd and Lascivious Molestation, Check Fraud, Marijuana and Cocaine Possession, D.U.I., Driving on a Suspended License, Battery, Assault… the list goes on.

 

Mr. Jones has represented thousands of citizens accused of every type of criminal charge at both the State and Federal levels. Mr. Jones has enjoyed protecting his clients from looming government sanctions, no matter how big or small the case, ranging from simple Municipal Ordinance violations, like an “Open Container” charge, to driving offenses, including D.U.I., to drug possession and trafficking cases, to violent offenses, including Battery, Assault, and Robbery, to Sex Crimes, to complicated “White Collar” offenses, like Racketeering and Fraud, all the way to 1st Degree and Capital Murders.

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Location

De Armas Law
237 South Westmonte Drive, Suite 110
Suite 1825
Altamonte Springs, FL, 32714

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Posted by Cassie | June 14, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Arrest
My lawyer from Longwell was on top of everything that needed to be done in my case and listened to all my needs for the case.
Posted by Myriam | January 12, 2023
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| Hired Attorney
Thank You Attorney Benjamin Lee Jones.....Amazing Work!
Hi hired Attorney Benjamin Jones and it was the best choice that I made. Attorney Jones and his team provided excellent service regarding my case. The team was upfront and communicated with me about every step and process of the legal system. The correspondence with the filings to the County/State was done in a timely manner and their professionalism when on conference calls or appointments, went above and beyond. I would say that Attorney Benjamin Jones and his team truly represented me to the fullest even when I had doubts, encouraging me to remain strong. I would high recommend this lawyer :):)
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Posted by Ricardo | May 7, 2022
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Great lawyer
I hired my lawyer to get me better options instead of jail time for a concealed weapons case and he did just that. I am very thankful to Benjamin of Longwell lawyers firm
Posted by anonymous | October 21, 2021
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| Hired Attorney
Great Representation
My experience was 100%. Benjamin Jones and his team represented me with professionalism and care. He is highly experienced in his field. I highly recommend Longwell Lawyers and Benjamin Jones.

Cost

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  • Free Consultation 120 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • De Armas Law
  • 2023 - Present
  • Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney
  • Longwell Lawyers
  • 2016 - 2023
  • Board Certified Criminal Trial Attorney
  • Law Offices Of Robert Wesley
  • 2009 - 2016
  • Associate Attorney
  • Yale T. Freeman, P.A.
  • 2007 - 2009
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Education

  • University of Miami School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2006
  • Emory University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2003

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, Aggravated Battery with a Deadly Weapon
  • Not Guilty
  • Attempted 2nd Degree Murder
  • Case Dismissed via Florida's "Stand Your Ground" Law
  • Burglary of a Dwelling, Grand Theft from Curtilage, Criminal Mischief
  • Not Guilty
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Associations

  • Orange County Criminal Defense Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Board Certified - Criminal Trial
  • Florida Bar
  • 2013

Publications

  • Florida Defender (FACDL)
  • What Can Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker Teach Us About Constructive Possession?
  • 2017

Speaking Engagements

  • Mock Trial
  • The Anatomy of a Criminal Case
  • 2020
  • Public Defender County Court Training
  • Effective Techniques in Motions to Suppress
  • 2019
  • Public Defender College 2015
  • Effective Closing Arguments
  • 2015
  • Public Defender College 2012
  • 10 Proven Strategies for Effective Direct Examinations
  • 2013
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Attorney endorsements

Received (17)
Given (14)
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Violent crime Attorney | Mar 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Jones is a passionate attorney with a brilliant legal mind. He finds creative and effective ways to best help his clients, and fights zealously in court. Clients are in great hands with Mr. Jones!"
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 01
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I had the pleasure to work with attorney Jones and can attest to his impeccable reputation as an excellent and knowledgeable criminal defense attorney."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 26
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Excellent attorney. Provides thorough and expert advice. Represents his clients with passion."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I heartily endorse this lawyer. He is an aggressive and well-prepared litigator who treats all parties with respect. Ben also is skilled and creative in the areas of written motions."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 08
Relationship: Co-worker
"I worked with Ben Jones for over four years and attorneys around will agree that he's the complete package. He possesses an outstanding reputation for his legal acumen with both clients and fellow attorneys alike. Ben Jones’ legal briefs and motions are well-research and highly persuasive. I’ve personally used a number of his motions as templates when drafting my own. Ben is not stuffy and aloof, but rather possesses a passion for his clients’ cases that can’t be taught in law school. No case is too big or too small for him to put his whole heart and acute mind into. Furthermore, his trial skills are literally legendary –the office halls reverberate with countless stories of Ben Jones’ victories. From careful jury selection to passionate closing argument, Ben Jones possesses the ability to win cases that only Ben Jones can win. You want this guy on your side!"
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Ben is a great attorney and always works hard for his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ben is a talented and knowledgable criminal defense attorney who will work his absolute hardest to get the best result for his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ben Jones is a phenomenal attorney! I worked with Ben for many years, and I can personally attest to the skill and knowledge he has and the excellence in representation that he brings to every client's case. He has had many remarkable trial wins on cases involving violent crimes, and that's due to the time he puts into the preparation and the knowledge and experience he comes into each case with. Ben is also board certified in criminal trials, which makes him one of less than 400 attorneys in Florida who hold that distinction. I would not hesitate to hire Ben to represent me should a need arise, and neither should you."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ben is a brilliant attorney. He is well respected by his colleagues, judges, and clients. He is an expert in his field and has a proven track record both inside and outside of the courtroom."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Excellent attorney. Worked with him for over a year."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I worked with Mr Jones closely and can highly recommend him for both his breadth of knowledge and skills as a trial attorney. Mr. Jones is extremely knowledgeable of existing case law and stays up to date on new developments in the law. His skills as a trial litigator are impressive. Having tried a case with Mr. Jones, I can speak with first-hand knowledge of his skills in the court room. I would highly recommend Mr. Jones to anyone seeking representation on any matter."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Ben is one of the best. Further, he embodies the rare quality that goes above and beyond for every client."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Ben Jones is an incredible lawyer. He is board certified and has handled thousands of cases. I have talked to Ben on multiple occasions and I am always impressed with his knowledge and passion for the law. Highly Recommended."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 05
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. When I was a prosecutor I went against Ben on many cases. He was and still is exactly the kind of defense attorney that you want. He's always prepared, well respected and excellent in trial. He truly cares about his clients and believes in fighting for them as best as he can."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I have been admiring Ben Jones's courtroom accomplishments since 2007. Since that time, he has proven himself to be an extraordinarily talented and capable criminal trial attorney. His excellent reputation in the courtroom is built upon the fact that he has successfully handled countless criminal cases, including winning many jury trials involving serious felony charges, such as murder, sex offenses, drug charges, aggravated battery... The Florida Bar certified Mr. Jones as a “Board Certified Expert in Criminal Trials,” in recognition of his professionalism, expertise, and accomplishments in the courtroom. I think so much of Ben Jones, that I asked him to join our law firm. I am pleased that Ben joined Longwell Lawyers in January 2016! Anyone who needs a smart, experienced, and skilled criminal trial lawyer would be wise to contact Ben Jones!"
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