St. Augustine Criminal Defense Attorneys
Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving St. Johns County
If you have been accused of a misdemeanor or felony crime in St. Johns County, or if you are the target of a criminal investigation, we strongly urge you to contact a St. Augustine criminal defense lawyer at Taylor & Taylor Attorneys as soon as possible. Our dedicated legal team has more than 40 years of combined legal experience, which can be utilized on your behalf in fighting criminal charges, seeking an appeal or obtaining post-conviction relief.
Our firm represents clients at both the state and federal levels, and we are one of the few firms in the state of Florida that is qualified to handle death penalty cases and death row inmate post-conviction claims. Furthermore, our legal staff has argued cases before many federal and state courts of appeal, including the Florida Supreme Court. We have represented clients in federal courts along the Gulf Coast, Atlantic Coast, in Indiana, Ohio, Georgia, New York and Puerto Rico.
We Provide State & Federal Criminal Defense Representation
Our team is made up of three attorneys: Clyde Taylor Jr., Clyde M. Taylor III, and Bradley A. Waldrop. Each one brings his own set of unique knowledge, skills and experience to the practice. Attorney Clyde Taylor, Jr. is a complex felony trial lawyer, and one of the few attorneys in the state that is approved to handle death penalty trials, death row inmate appeals and post-conviction (3.851) motions. Attorney Clyde Taylor III specifically handles the firm's appeals and post-convictions, while Attorney Bradley Waldrop handles misdemeanor and felony trial law.
Each one of our attorneys comes from different educational and professional backgrounds, and each one of them contributes substantially to the firm's success. Our firm has experience with a large number of federal court venues and is adept in the areas of: the discovery of evidence, jury selection, conspiracy cases, the U.S. federal sentencing guidelines and sentencing, as well as cases involving multiple defendants. Federal charges are a serious matter and it's imperative that you choose an attorney who is experienced in successfully defending federal cases.
Our criminal defense lawyers have tried hundreds cases since 1978, with not guilty verdicts being returned in a large percentage of these trials. Our attorneys have argued cases before the federal appellate courts in the 1st, 4th, 5th, 7th, and 11th Circuit Courts of Appeal. Not only that, but our firm is qualified to handle death penalty trials and death row inmate appeals and post-conviction (3.851) motions. We have represented Sheriffs, Deputy U.S. Marshals, a Judge, relatives of courtroom employees, and court reporters' family members.
Wrongfully convicted? Our firm can help you file an appeal.
Were you wrongfully convicted? A guilty verdict and miscarriage of justice don't have to be the end of the story. For the innocent, an appeal may be their last hope; your attorney's appellate skills and experience will be vital to the outcome of your case. Since your future may very well be in the hands of your counsel, it's critical that they have experience successfully handling appeals.
Our firm has handled appeals in the state and federal courts for over 30 years. We are admitted to argue federal appeals cases in the 1st, 4th, 5th, 7th, and 11th U.S. District Court of Appeals, in Boston, Richmond, Chicago, Atlanta and New Orleans. Our team has also taken appeals to the Florida State Court of Appeals, including the Florida Supreme Court.
Trust in a Firm with a Proven Track Record of Success
No matter what type of crime for which you have been accused or are being investigated, you owe it to yourself to have experienced, proven legal representation. We offer a free, initial consultation in which you can discuss your case with one of our attorneys. We will give you a straightforward case evaluation of where you stand and how to proceed. If we represent you, we will work zealously to secure the most favorable outcome possible based on the specific facts of your case. Contact a criminal defense attorney at the firm today for legal representation.
Contact Taylor & Taylor Attorneys
2303 North Ponce De Leon Boulevard, Suite L
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Phone: (888) 387-9958 | Local: (904) 687-1630
Also included in the areas we serve is Ponte Vedra, a community within St. Johns County.