One of Florida's Most Awarded Criminal & DUI Defense Law Firms

Monroe Law, P.A. provides aggressive criminal defense solutions tailored for your specific needs. Contact our team today so we can discuss your case!

  • Consecutively <br>Earned <br>Since 2019
    Consecutively
    Earned
    Since 2019
  • Super Lawyers <br>Since 2020
    Super Lawyers
    Since 2020
  • Avvo Client Choice Since 2016
    Avvo Client Choice Since 2016
  • Consecutively Earned Since 2021
    Consecutively Earned Since 2021
  • 10 Best Law Firm
    10 Best Law Firm
  • 10 Best Attorney
    10 Best Attorney
  • America's Most Honored Lawyers (Top 1%)
    America's Most Honored Lawyers (Top 1%)
  • Best Criminal Defense in Jacksonville Since 2020
    Best Criminal Defense in Jacksonville Since 2020
  • Best DUI in Jacksonville Since 2020
    Best DUI in Jacksonville Since 2020
  • Top 10 Attorney: 2024 Award Winner
    Top 10 Attorney: 2024 Award Winner
  • Justia 10.0 Rating
    Justia 10.0 Rating
  • Best Law Firm (2024)
    Best Law Firm (2024)
  • Litigator of the Year (2024)
    Litigator of the Year (2024)
  • Lawyer of the Year 2021-2023
    Lawyer of the Year 2021-2023
  • Top 10 Criminal Defense Since 2018
    Top 10 Criminal Defense Since 2018

Jacksonville Criminal Defense Lawyer

Serving Duval, St. Johns, & Clay County

When you or someone you love is facing criminal charges, you have the constitutional right to a Jacksonville criminal defense lawyer and a fair trial. 

But that alone might not be enough. Defendants often need a criminal defense attorney who understands how to launch a truly aggressive defense. 

Defendants deserve legal counsel who will believe in them and fight to protect their good name, their record, and their freedom. For a trial to be truly fair, they ought to have a lawyer who understands the criminal justice system. 

Call our law office today at (904) 507-6194 or reach out here online to schedule a free consultation. We can meet by video conference if that’s your preference.

  • Knowing Attorney Scott Monroe, I expected excellence. Scott and his staff exceeded expectations. When some interaction comes up, it is extremely helpful to have people like Scott and his firm on your side. I couldn’t recommend him highly enough!
    - Gerry K.
  • "Caring, diligent, and professional."
    Monroe Law, P.A. was amazing in my time of need. The staff was caring, diligent, and highly professional, supporting me every step. Communication was great throughout the process. I'm very thankful I hired Monroe Law, P.A. for top-quality defense and excellent results.
    - C. Elizabeth R.
  • Scott Monroe is top notch. From the minute I spoke to to him, everything gained clarity and was explained in detail. I would recommend Monroe Law Firm for anyone needing legal expertise. Thank you for assisting me with my needs!
    - Eric M.
  • "Clear, effective guidance."
    I had an excellent experience with Monroe Law, P.A. They are not only great lawyers but also genuinely great people. Throughout my case, they were extremely knowledgeable and provided clear, effective guidance. Always responsive and kept me informed every step of the way. Highly recommend.
    - Xiomariah P.

    Why Hire a Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer

    Facing criminal charges in Jacksonville can be overwhelming and intimidating. Navigating the complex legal system alone is daunting, with potentially life-altering consequences hanging in the balance.

    These reasons are why hiring a Jacksonville criminal lawyer is not just advisable but precisely crucial. A skilled local attorney understands the intricacies of Florida law and the nuances of Jacksonville's courts, offering you invaluable expertise and unwavering support. 

    They become your advocate, protector, and strategist, fighting for your rights, challenging evidence, and negotiating the best possible outcome.

    With their guidance, you can confidently navigate the legal maze, minimize the impact of charges, and move forward with peace of mind. Don't gamble with your future – invest in a Jacksonville criminal lawyer and secure the best possible defense.

    Defendants ought to have a Jacksonville defense lawyer who won’t just go through the motions but will believe in them and give them the zealous advocacy that real fairness depends on. 

    Facing Serious Charges? Jacksonville Criminal Lawyers Can Help

    Monroe Law is a place where they can find just those kinds of lawyers. D. Scott Monroe, Esq., is an award-winning attorney who has been honored as one of the nation’s top trial lawyers. 

    There’s a good reason for that—Attorney Monroe is undefeated at trial. It’s true that past results can never promise future success. 

    But it’s also true that past results can give you a strong sense of whether or not someone knows what they’re doing. Attorney Monroe’s record speaks volumes. 

    A Complete Understanding of the Criminal Justice System in Florida

    A criminal conviction in Florida can have a profound and lasting impact on your life. 

    The Sunshine State has some of the strictest DUI laws in the US, and criminal convictions can result in hefty fines, prison time, and even driver's license suspension. 

    In addition to the immediate sentences, a criminal record can make it hard to find employment, rent an apartment, and even obtain specific professional licenses. 

    Attorney Monroe was once on the other side of the legal aisle. He worked as a prosecutor for Duval County on DUI cases. Now as a Jacksonville DUI lawyer, he leverages all that he learned for the benefit of defendants in these and a wide range of other criminal cases. 

    The reality is that a prosecutor’s position is not always as strong as defendants in a vulnerable position may think it is. DUI cases are a prime example. Defendants may feel that the blood-alcohol content level their test showed is indisputable, and there’s nothing left to do but plead out and hope for mercy. But that’s just not the case. There are a lot of ordinary, plausible reasons that a test can simply be wrong or illegally administered. 

    Drug cases are another good example. Law enforcement must follow strict protocols in the securing of evidence. When those protocols are not met, it may be possible to dismiss the evidence that was illegally acquired. And if that happens, the District Attorney’s entire case can fall apart. 

    What all of this underscores is that no matter what criminal offense you are charged with, don’t assume that you’re as helpless as the D.A. would like to make you feel. Reality is often quite different. You may have leverage, and you may have options. You just need criminal lawyers in Jacksonville, Florida, who understands the system from both sides to help you—and the prosecuting attorney—see that. D. Scott Monroe, Esq. will fight for you and for the truth. 

    America’s Most Honored Lawyers
    Mr. Monroe is rated as the Top 1% of all criminal defense attorneys in the country and as one of America’s Most Honored Florida Lawyers.

    What Sets Us Apart From The Rest?

    Monroe Law, P.A. is here to help you get the results you need with an award-winning team you can trust.

    • Boutique Defense Strategies
      We tailor custom defense strategies for each client's unique situation.
    • Former Prosecutor on Your Team
      We have experience on both sides of the courtroom.
    • 24/7 Help Available
      Don't hesitate! Give us a call whenever you need legal help.
    • Free Consultations
      Get started on your award-winning defense with a free consultation today.

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