|FL||Member in Good Standing||1994||01/30/2017|
This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.
An admonition means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar gives the lawyer an admonition in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior.
Don’s comment: “This disciplinary action was for an advertisement that did not meet the strict standards of the Florida Bar Association. The advertisement was immediately corrected. My work in the courtroom as a criminal defense attorney has never been questioned.”
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Legal Eagle||9th Judicial Circuit Public Defender||2002|
|Legal Eagle||9th Judicial Circuit Public Defender||2001|
|Sole Owner||Don Waggoner Law, P.A.||2005 - Present|
|Assistant Public Defender||9th Judicial Circuit Public Defender||1994 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|NORML||Attorney Member||2011 - Present|
|United States Supreme Court Bar||Member||2005 - Present|
|United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit||Member||2004 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida||Member||1997 - Present|
|Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||1996 - Present|
|Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||1996 - Present|
|Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association||Member||2012 - 2013|
|National College of DUI Defense||Attorney Member||2012 - 2013|
|Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Board Member||2006 - 2008|
|National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||1996 - 2012|
|State v. D.M.||Guilty - Appealed|
|State v. O'C||Judgement of Acquittal|
|C.A.F. v. State||Writ of Habeas Corpus Granted|
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|National Criminal Defense College||Criminal Defense||None Given||1998|
|Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1993|
|Cameron University||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1991|
Posted by Megan
Don and his assistant were very helpful and understanding in short amount of time and in a unique situation. Very grateful!
Posted by Christina
I just wanted to take a moment to share my experience with Don Waggoner Law and his Assistant, Patricia. Far too often, people are eager to write letters or make a phone call to complain, but I wanted to take the time to express how very pleased I am with the performance, support, professionalism, and determination of this legal team. Throughout my case everyone was always quick to respond, available during times that most would consider after hours, and always patient in explaining the status and details/developments of my case.
Thanks to Don Waggoner Law I am able to look towards a brighter future…
Posted by Romina
Don Waggoner was very responsive, reliable, honest and effective. He was highly recommended to me and lived up to my expectation. I give Don Waggoner my highest recommendation.
John Gillespie, Criminal defense Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I endorse Don Waggoner. I would not hesitate to hire Don Waggoner if someone in my family were to get into trouble. He is very dedicated to justice and I always refer to him as one of the best criminal defense lawyers in Central Florida.
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