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Jerry is a former prosecutor and U.S. Army Military Police.  He has the training and experience to know when your rights have been violated.  He understands that bad things can happen to good people when they least expect it.   That is the reason he founded The Law Office of Jerry Jenkins.  He wants to make sure you are offered the opportunity to defend yourself against all allegations.


 


Offering Affordable legal services, lawyer, or attorney.  Practice areas include appeals, 3.850, post convictions relief, DUI driving under the influence, Refusal to submit to test, Sealing or Expunging, Drug Crimes, Trafficking, Possessing, Mandatory Minimum Sentencing, Sell and Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Possession with Intent to Sell a Controlled Substance, Sex crimes, Rape, Sexual Battery, Lewd and Lascivious Battery, Molestation, Exposure of Sexual Organs, Traveling to Meet a Minor, Solicitation of a Minor, Prostitution, Possession of Child Pornography, Burglary, Trespass, Theft, Arson, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Carrying a Concealed Firearm, Battery, Domestic, Assault, Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Battery, Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Stalking, Kidnapping, False Imprisonment, Vehicular homicide, Manslaughter, Murder, Carjacking, home invasion robbery, Robbery with a firearm,  white collar crime, fraud, dealing in stolen property, gambling, bribery, fraudulent insurance claims, RICO, Organized Car accident, identity theft, forgery, VOP, violation of probation, VOCC, violation of community control, juvenile delinquency.

Proudly serving your community! Criminal Defense Attorney. Former Prosecutor.
Orange County ( Orlando, Winter Garden, Ocoee, Apopka, Winter Park, Belle Isle, Maitland, Oakland, Edgewood, Eatonville, Windermere, Bay Lake, and Lake Buena Vista ); Lake County ( Astatula, Clermont, Eustis, Fruitland Park, Groveland, Howey in the Hills, Lady Lake, Leesburg, Mascotte, Minneola, Monteverde, Mount Dora, Tavares, and Umatilla ) Seminole, Osceola and all surrounding areas.


 

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Licensed

  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
    8 years, 2 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    8 years
  3. Sex Crime: 20%
    5 years
  4. Personal Injury: 20%
    3 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

23 total 

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  • Alison Anne Kerestes

    Jerry and I both worked together as prosecutors in the sex crimes unit. Jerry is an excellent attorney, and well versed in the issues in the cases he handles. A person would be very lucky to have Jerry representing him or her on their criminal matter.

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    Alison Kerestes Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Frederick William Trabold III

    I had a case with Jerry when he was a prosecutor. He was and still is very well respected by prosecutors and judges. Jerry uses his experience as a former prosecutor to zealously advocate for his clients.

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    Frederick Trabold Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

The Law Office of Jerry Jenkins, P.A.

1415 E Robinson St
Orlando, FL, 32801

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
FLMember in Good Standing200806/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Cum LaudeFlorida A&M University2008
Community Service AwardUniversity of Central FloridaN/A
US ArmyArmy Achievement MedalN/A
Good Conduct MedalUS ArmyN/A
Nominated Rising StarOrlando Style MagazineN/A
Nominated Top 100 DUI LawyerNational Trial LawyersN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner / AttorneyThe Law Office of Jerry Jenkins, PA2013 - Present
State ProsecutorState Of Florida2008 - 2013
Juvenile Probation/DetentionState of Florida2003 - 2005
Military PoliceUnited States Army Active Duty1997 - 2000
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2015 - Present
Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2015 - Present
Florida BarMember2008 - Present
Federalist Society (Orlando Lawyers chapter)Member2013 - 2015
Hispanic Bar Association of Central FloridaMember2013 - 2014
Orange County Bar AssociationMember2013 - 2015
Lake Minneola Athletic Boosters ClubFormer President2011 - 2012
Orange County Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2012
Osceola Bar AssociationMember2009 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Violent Crime DefenseWithhold of adjudication and 4 years probation
Criminal TrafficDismissed
Criminal Drug DefenseTwo Counts Dismissed, Withhold of Adjudicaiton and Probation.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesWhat to do if under investigation2013
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Florida A&M University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of Central FloridaLegal StudiesBS - Bachelor of Science2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Second Chance DaySeal or Expunge Criminal Record2015
Office ConferenceCriminal ConsultationN/A