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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 55%
    29 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    29 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    24 years



Retainer (sometimes)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Dean Joseph Merten

    I endorse this lawyer. David is the man to call for criminal defense in Martin County!


    Dean Merten Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stephen J Rogers

    I endorse this lawyer. David is a preeminent attorney on the Treasure Coast. I have seen David accomplish the best results possible for any client fortunate enough to have him as their lawyer.


    Stephen Rogers Divorce and separation Attorney
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Contact info

David Golden Law Offices

540 NW University Blvd. Suite 207
Port St. Lucie, FL, 34986



FLMember in Good Standing198606/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
"AV" RATEDMartindale-Hubbell2015
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV RATEDMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing AttorneyThe Law Offices of David Golden, P.A.2004 - 2014
Managing PartnerGolden & Rogers, P.A.2001 - 2004
ProfessorIndian River Community College1988 - 1989
Division Head and later Head of Stuart OfficePublic Defender's Office1986 - 1991
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College for DUI DefenseRecognized Criminal Defense Attorney2012 - Present
Treasure Coast Criminal Defense GroupMember2007 - Present
Treasure Coast DUI Defense GroupMember2007 - Present
Martin County Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1995 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers groupMember1995 - Present
Indian River Community CollegeFormer ProfessorN/A
Tri-County TECFormer Board MemberN/A
Judicial Circuit Florida Bar Grievance CommitteeChairmanN/A
St. Lucie County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Indian River County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Okeechobee County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Martin County Crisis LineFormer Board MemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Capital University Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris Doctor1986
University of GeorgiaEconomicsUndergraduate Degree1983
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Paralegal Graduating ClassAmerican Snippet-How to Survive in the Field (without shooting yourself in the foot)2015
Who put the mental in "Governmental Shutdown"Who put the mental in "Governmental Shutdown"2013
Contracts In Every Day Life-Pay Attention!Contracts In Every Day Life-Pay Attention!2013
Special Guest LecturerState v. Zimmerman: Standing My Own Ground And How You Should Be, Too2012
Indian River Police AcademyGarity and Officer Involved Shootings2012
Introduction to Law and Criminal ProcedureEvery Day I'm Shuffling, and Why You Should Be Too!2011
Criminal Defense and DUI LawAvoiding Your Own "Hurt Locker"2010