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Mark S. Youngblood

Criminal defense Attorney at Naples, FL

4.0   4 reviews

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If you are charged with a crime and seek counsel who will leave no stone unturned to find the best possible defense in your case...
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...if you want someone who knows how to connect with a jury and will fight for a verdict of  NOT GUILTY...

...or if you just want someone to find the best possible means of resolving your case...

...then contact me at 239-312-5847 or [email protected]

I am a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law.  In law school, I worked hard in Criminal Defense Clinic, Trial Practice Seminar, Appellate Advocacy Practicum, Moot Court Competition, and Negotiations.  I am a former prosecutor who knows the strategies prosecutors employ in trying to obtain convictions.  I am a member of the bar of Massachusetts, Maryland and Florida, as well as the Middle District and Southern District of Florida.

My passion for checking government and police overreaching suits me ideally to examine the facts of your case to determine the best possible defense.

Licensed for 20 years
State FL
Status Member in Good Standing
Acquired 2003
Updated 11/23/2022
State MA
Status Active
Acquired 2002
Updated 09/19/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Mark

Mark Youngblood, P.A.
8805 Tamiami Trail N. #308
Naples, FL, 34108
Mark Youngblood, P.A.
1200 Fourth Street #190
Key West, FL, 33040
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Posted by anonymous | November 12, 2013
The Best
I am so very appreciative for the time and attention given to me by Attorney Mark Youngblood. His patience and care made this a much less terrifying experience. I was completely naive and Mark always took the time to thoroughly answer my questions. He clearly presented options as they unfolded and let my specific needs shape the way in which he handled the case. Ultimately, his advice, patience, experience, and hard work, opened favorable possibilities. I am so extremely pleased, with the outcome of my case. I feel most fortunate is my lawyer.
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Posted by Gavin | September 3, 2013
If you need an advocate - attorney Youngblood is second to none
Marc is highly skilled at balancing pragmatic approaches while still vigorously pursuing aggressive outcomes. I have worked with many more expensive attorneys, but never one so focused on his clients' best outcome. His is not a style of bluster and posturing. He knew our case thoroughly and waited patiently for opportune moments to champion his well conceived strategies. Too notch - in every way. I felt like he was in my corner from beginning to end. He seemed to feel the ups and inevitable downs (almost) as keenly as I did. Youngblood is a huge asset for anyone contending with the Florida legal system.
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Posted by Teresa | March 5, 2013
Experienced, efficient, excellent customer service, works for the client
9 months ago I did a very stupid thing and drove when I drank. I was arressted on 3 violations. This was a very humiliating experience. When I met Mr. Youngblood he never made me fill bad for what happened. In fact he made me feel better knowing that I was in capable hands. Mark worked earnestly for me and was able to get a 6-month probation sentence, no restitution, and the ability to get off probabtion early. Throughout the entire process Mark appeared in court and I never had to do anything until the end when I went to court to be sentenced. When I walked in the courtroom all the legal people smiled when Mark walked in and a couple told me he was the best and I was lucky. Since that time I have met many legal, probabtion, counseling, and court people. Everyone I encountered asked me who my attorney was. When I said Marks name everyone talked about how good and nice he was. Well Mr. Youngblood is professional, experienced, efficient, and most of all he keeps in contact so you always know what is happening. That is not a standard lawayer practice. I don't know much about the law but I would recommend Mark to all my friends and anyone who finds themselves in trouble. Mark will help you and do it with saving your dignity.
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Posted by Fatih Kekevi | November 20, 2022
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
The worst defense attorney ever!
He Had done nothing but took my money. He did not even bother to attend some court events. He had me convicted of the crimes I haven't even commited. I have been convicted and served time in jail for false misdemeanor charges. He was very unprofessional and unresponsive. Beware!

Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Assistant State Attorney
  • State Attorney, Twentieth Judicial Circuit
  • 2003 - 2006
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • District Attorney, Middle District of Massachusetts
  • 2002 - 2003

Education

  • University of Maryland School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2001
  • State University of New York
  • Undergrad
  • 1993

Legal Cases

  • State of Florida v. H.D.
  • NOT GUILTY
  • State of Florida v. T.B.
  • NOT GUILTY
  • M.B. v. P.B.
  • VICTORY! Trial court judgment reversed

Associations

  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • Collier County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2013

Speaking Engagements

  • Teen Court Training Session
  • Advocacy in Teen Court
  • 2014

Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (4)
Endorse Mark
Criminal defense Attorney | Mar 22
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Excellent criminal trial attorney. Aggressive and relentless."
Unknown Attorney | Mar 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | May 07
Relationship: Co-worker
"Mark is an experieced criminal defense attorney who aggressively and tirelessly works for his clients. He is not afraid to go to trial, and when he does he achieves outstanding results for his clients."