Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Jacksonville/Duval County

Our Jacksonville Criminal Attorney represents people charged with crimes in all of Jacksonville, Duval County. The city of Jacksonville is located in Northeast Florida and is the largest city land-wise in North America. The city itself is 774 square miles and has a population of just over 830,000. The City of Jacksonville is comprised of several areas. Arlington was developed in the 1950’s and remains a historical locality with Fort Caroline as a major landmark. Mayport is a fishing ans shrimping community that houses the Mayport Naval Station. Atlantic Beach is the because residents northernmost beach in Jacksonville and has its share of popular nightspots. Neptune Beach is just south of Atlantic Beach and was incorporated in 1931because residents wanted to separate from Jacksonville Beach. Jacksonville Beach is the oldest and southernmost beach community in Jacksonville. Downtown Jacksonville is located on over 5 miles of river and ouses Jacksonville Municipal Stadium, Baseball Grounds f Jacksonville, Veterans Memorial Arena, galleries, museums, and theaters. Mandarin is just south of Downtown Jacksonville and is bordered by Beauclerc in the North, the St. Johns River on the west, and Julington Creek on the south. The Northside is 850 square miles of land that includes Huguenot Park, Big Talbot Island, Little Talbot Island, and the Timucuan Preserve Ortega is south of Downtown Jacksonville and is a peninsula of lovely old homes. The Riverside/Avondale area has quaint shopping and dining establishments mixed in with historical homes. San Marco is another historical area close to downtown and is known for its fine riverfront homes. Jacksonville’s Southside is considered to lie northeast of Philips Highway, West of St. Johns Bluff Road, south of Atlantic Boulevard and east of University Boulevard. Southside is an and area is full of shopping and dining.

If you are arrested in any of Jacksonville’s areas, your case will be handled in the Duval County Courthouse located at 330 East Bay Street. If you have questions about the scheduling of your Jacksonville criminal case, you can call the Duval County Clerk of Court. The phone numbers for the Jacksonville Clerk’s Office are: Jacksonville Felony division is 630-2065, Jacksonville Misdemeanor division is 630-2070, Jacksonville Juvenile division is 630-2072.

The Mussallem Law Firm, P.A. is exclusively a Northeast Florida Criminal Defense Law firm serving the communities of Jacksonville, Clay County, Nassau County and St. Johns County. Our firm represents people charged with all types of crimes in Florida, including felonies, misdemeanors and municipal code violations. Some of the most common crimes people are arrested for in Florida are DUI, domestic battery, theft Crimes, sex crimes and drug crimes. The criminal justice system is intimidating and you need an experienced advocate on your side. The police aggressively arrest people for crimes and the State of Florida has lawyers who aggressively prosecute people charged with crimes. That is why it is so important to have an equally aggressive and experienced criminal attorney fighting for you. Our attorney investigates the allegations, witnesses and police conduct in every one of our cases. Often times, we are able to get criminal charges reduced or even dropped outright.

The attorney at The Mussallem Law Firm, P.A. is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week to discuss your criminal matter. Call our Duval County Criminal Lawyer for a free consultation today at (904) 365-5200.

Our office is centrally located in Jacksonville at 5801 Philips Highway. Our criminal law office is at the corner of Bowden Road and Philips Highway, one block south of University Boulevard.

Client Reviews
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