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  • Andy Ingram
    Dunham & Ingram LLC
    411 North Main Street, Suite 208, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 42 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Aggressive And Dedicated Criminal Defense When You Need It Most. Call Now For A Free Consultation
  • Bennett Hutson
    Hutson Law Firm, P.A., 2750 N.W. 43rd St., Ste. 102, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer ready to defend you!
  • Juan Calama
    The Law Office of Juan C. Calama
    PO Box 358451, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 72 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.0  
    Licensed
    Let my extensive experience in the county and circuit courts of north central Florida serve you.
  • Nick Zissimopulos
    Glassman & Zissimopulos, PLLC
    804 NW 16th Ave., Unit B, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 26 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am Board Certified in Criminal Trial Law by the Florida Bar.  Only Board Certified Lawyers can refer to themselves as experts.  There are more than 100,000 lawyers in Florida and less than 400 lawyers have that certification.     My journey in G...
  • John Whitaker
    Avera & Smith
    2814 SW 13th Street, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Experience on Both Sides of the Criminal Justice System. Giving you an Advantage. Call for a FREE Consultation
  • Carey Meldon
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    Meldon Law
    703 North Main Street Suite A, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.7  
    Licensed
    Have you been arrested or injured? Meldon Law is here to help because you matter most!

    Practice area
    50% Criminal defense, 50% DUI and DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    120 minutes

    License
    FL, Active since 2005

  • Ian Pickens
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    Meldon Law
    703 N Main Street, Suite A, Gainesville, FL
    4.5 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Thank you for taking the time to find out more about me. I am currently an Associate Attorney with Meldon Law. Before joining the firm in 2017, I practiced law in Ocala with the State Attorney’s Office for almost 3 years. During my employment as a...

    Practice area
    30% Criminal defense, 70% DUI and DWI

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    License
    FL, Active since 2014

  • John Kelly
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    John Kelly
    804 NW 16th Ave, Ste. B, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 21 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Former prosecutor and trial coach John Kelly is ready to fight at your side. (352) 320-0277

    Practice area
    20% Criminal defense, 20% Personal injury, 20% Litigation, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    60 minutesContingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome. 33%-40%

    License
    FL, Active since 2015

  • Christopher Dunham
    Dunham & Ingram LLC
    411 North Main Street, Suite 208, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 21 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.0  
    Licensed
    Take a former prosecutor into court with you.
  • Robert Whittel
    Whittel & Melton
    2627 NW 43rd Street Suite 201, Gainesville, FL
    3.5 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    We dedicate our practice to fighting for our clients.  We never forget that it is our client's interests that are paramount.  Whether we are fighting a serious criminal case or a wrongful death case n behalf of a grieving family, our firm and our ...
  • Terry Silverman
    2770 NW 43rd Street, Suite A, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    Facing criminal charges? I've got 40 years experience defending people. Call me today.
  • Michael Hines
    106 NW 2nd Ave., Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 45 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Since my graduation from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, I have worked exclusively in private practice defending those accused of crimes.  My trial experience ranges from County Court to the Federal District Court for the Northern ...
  • Jason Melton
    Whittel & Melton, LLC
    2441 NW 43rd St Unit 5B, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Jason M. Melton, Esq., Former State Prosecutor-Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Criminal, Family Law
  • Christopher Parker-Cyrus
    Law Offices of Christopher Parker-Cyrus
    200 NE 1st STREET SUITE 105, GAINESVILLE, FL
    5.0 stars 15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    SEEKING AN ATTORNEY THAT GETS EXCELLENT RESULTS? LOOK CLOSELY AT MY PORTFOLIO OF CASE RESULTS BELOW!
  • Christian Straile
    Alba & Straile
    2700 NW 43rd Street, Suite D, Gainesville, FL
    4.5 stars 15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    You have rights, you should know them & you should use them! Protect yourself, call me today!
  • Richard Mercure
    Law Offices of Richard Mercure, PA - *RPM Law*
    912 NW 56th Terrace, Suite A, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 34 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Licensed
    Rick Mercure offers a rare combination of impeccable legal credentials, a wealth of trial experience, and unparalleled compassion for his clients.  
  • Dean Galigani
    Galigani Law Firm, 317 NE 1st Street, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Licensed
    Dean R. Galigani is the owner  of the Galigani Law Firm. He is Board Certified in Criminal Trial Law by the Florida Bar Certification Board. This prestigious distinction is held by only a small number of attorneys in the state of Florida.   Alachu...
  • Steven Kinsell
    Kinsell Law Firm
    106 NW 2nd Avenue, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 36 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.0  
    Licensed
    I am a lifelong resident of Gainesville and I have practiced exclusively criminal defense since I left the State Attorney's Office in 2001. I am a former prosecutor and past president of the Florida Association of Crime Defense Lawyers. The experi...
  • Dan Weisman
    The Weisman Law Firm, PLLC
    3312 W. University Avenue, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 11 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5  
    Licensed
    Dan grew up in Gainesville, Florida, and attended Gainesville High School and then the University of Florida for his undergraduate studies. After graduating from the University of Florida, Dan volunteered for the Army and joined the Infantry. Dan ...
  • Jeffrey Meldon
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    Meldon Law
    703 North Main Street, Suite A, Gainesville, FL
    5.0 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6  
    Licensed
    We are recognized as the go to law firm for DUI and other crimes in Gainesville and Ocala.

    Practice area
    5% Criminal defense, 80% Personal injury, 15% DUI and DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    120 minutes

    License
    FL, Active since 1971

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