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Criminal Law

Clay County Criminal Defense & DUI attorneys| Orange Park criminal Defense & DUI AttorneysThousands. That's a big number.

The Criminal Defense Lawyers at Whittington & Culbert have handled literally thousands of difficult criminal cases. To have that kind of track record, we've learned to put our clients first and to treat every case as if it were our only case. It's your future on the line. Entrust it to experienced defense attorneys who work and live right here in your community.

We'll be with you every step of the way.

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In our opinion, being local is important. Strong relationships throughout our local community are essential to obtain the best possible outcome.

Another big number is 23. Bruce and Steven have a combined 23 years of experience as trial lawyers and will take your case to trial when necessary.

Here is some additional information about our practice areas:

If you or a loved one has been arrested for a DUI, think carefully about choosing your DUI lawyer. Whittington & Culbert have tried DUI cases ranging from contesting a field sobriety test to contesting a breath test. Experienced attorneys have number of ways to defend a DUI, such as:

  • Contesting a traffic stop
  • Contesting arrest
  • Personally representing you at DMV administrative hearings (to avoid suspension of your license or to obtain restricted driving privileges)
  • Avoiding license suspension or jail time by negotiating a plea for a non-alcohol related traffic violation (such as reckless driving)

In addition to DUI defense, Whittington & Culbert can represent you against other charges such as leaving the scene of an accident, driving on a suspended license, resisting arrest, multiple DUI convictions and vehicular homicide.

With Whittington & Culbert, your defense strategy is carefully prepared. Contact us today to schedule your free consultation.

Experienced in both state and federal courts, Whittington & Culbert have carefully devised strategies to confront your criminal drug charges. Typical charges includedistribution and/or manufacturing of:

  • Marijuana
  • Cocaine
  • Ecstasy
  • Methamphetamine
  • Prescription pills
  • Heroin
  • Other controlled substances

We help people who are facing felony drug charges such as the following:

  • Possession and possession with intent to distribute illegal substances
  • Trafficking in prescription drugs and painkillers
  • Obtaining prescription drugs by fraud or forgery
  • Distribution of illegal drugs
  • Trafficking in cocaine, marijuana, ecstasy, heroin or methamphetamine
  • Federal and state conspiracy charges

We’re skilled at identifying and attacking the weaknesses in the prosecution’s evidence. For example, if illegal substances were seized from your vehicle or from your home in violation of your constitutional rights, we may file a motion to suppress the evidence against you. Since every case has unique circumstances, we carefully prepare a defense strategy on your behalf.

Drug crimes are serious and so are Whittington & Culbert. Contact them today.

It’s not our job to judge, it’s our job to help. If you have been arrested or are under investigation for domestic violence, domestic battery, child abuse, child neglect, or any similar type of offense, we’re here to support your constitutional rights. Whittington & Culbert has the knowledge and skill to represent your case.

Domestic violence cases are tough on you and the parties involved. The circumstances are often complicated and prosecutors can be very aggressive. You need a lawyer who will handle your case with both skill and discretion.

Did you know there are options other than incarceration? Programs such as anger management, parenting classes, and chemical dependency professionals can be used to impact the way a prosecutor or judge views your case. We will guide you through the entire process.

Early action can make a difference. If a warrant has been issued for your arrest, or if you have been arrested for domestic violence in the past, call 904-264-8602 to schedule a free, confidential consultation.

Kids make mistakes and that’s part of life, but don’t let this one cost them their future. Juvenile crimes range widely from:

  • Vandalism
  • Drugs
  • Violent crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • Possession of Alcohol
  • Weapons charges
  • Other criminal charges

If your child is facing criminal charges, you may feel anger and confusion. This is natural. Call Whittington & Culbert at 904-264-8602 for a private consultation. We will work tirelessly to defend your child. We can’t always provide a clean slate, but we can offer a fresh start.

Probation violation are the last two words any person wants to hear. Facing consequences again can be an unbearable thought. Often times a violation is filed because of a new charge, other times simply because the terms of probation were not completed. Whether you need probation reinstated to complete the terms or whether you are seeking an early terminator or modification, contact us immediately to discuss your case. Don’t give up hope. Whittington & Culbert is here to help.

In probation violation cases, it is important to be represented by a lawyer who is familiar with the rules of probation law. We know how to present your case in a way that best represents you and we’ll explain each piece of evidence and fact in detail before the court. Schedule a consultation today. We are here for you.

We're prepared to represent you in the following areas:

  • Aggravated assault
  • Arson
  • Assault
  • Boating under the influence
  • Burglary
  • Community controled violence
  • Counterfeiting
  • Casino theft
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Driving under the influence
  • Drug abuse violations
  • Drunkenness
  • Embezzlement
  • Forgery
  • Fraud
  • Grand theft auto
  • Gambling violations
  • Juvenile delinquencies
  • Liquor law violations
  • Murder and non-negligent manslaughter
  • Probation violation
  • Robbery
  • Sex offenses
  • Stolen property
  • Vandalism
  • Weapons law violations