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J Armando Edmiston

J Armando Edmiston

Law Office of J. Armando Edmiston P.A.
  • Personal Injury, DUI & DWI, Criminal Law ...
  • Florida
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J. Armando Edmiston is an aggressive, knowledgeable and experienced personal injury and criminal defense lawyer handling serious felonies, sexual assault, DUI's, driving offenses, drug charges and weapon crimes. Contact him at (813) 482-0355

Practice Areas
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    DUI & DWI
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Juvenile Law
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Consumer Law
    Class Action, Lemon Law
  • Free Consultation
    Up to 30 minutes
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, Amex, Mastercard, Discover, Cash, American Express
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Law Office of J. Armando Edmiston P.A.
- Current
Defend Adults and Juveniles accused of any crimes. Additionally, represent plaintiffs in automobile accidents, medical malpractice, slip and falls and trip and falls. Finally represent people in Bankruptcy Chapter 7 and 13 cases.
Assistant Public Defender
Law Office's of Julianne Holt Public Defender's Officer 13th Judicial Circuit
Represented defendants accused of criminal acts in misdemeanor, felony and traffic courts. Responsible for all stages of litigation from intake until trial. Had 10 first chair jury trials and over 100 non-jury trials. Manage a case load of over 150 cases. Drafted Memorandums of law and motions. Conducted depositions. Negotiated plea offers with State Attorney's Office.
Associate Attorney
Youngblood Law Firm
Represented tort victims in personal injury and medical malpractice claims in a trial practice. Processed claims from pre-litigation stage through the end of trial. Assisted as second chair in trial. Conducted legal research in both State and Federal Claims. Drafted Memorandums of law and motions. Attended depositions. Responsible for mediation presentations.
Legal Intern
Asnis, Srebnick, Kaufman
Managed entire claims department with 100 files. Drafted demand letters and prepared closing statements. Negotiated medical bills for increased client settlements. Conducted computerized legal research on medical malpractice and personal injury issues. Organized and answered discovery for personal injury and medical malpractice files.
Legal Intern
Boose, Casey, Ciklin, et al.
Conducted computerized legal research on family law, contracts and securities issues. Researched and proposed jury instructions. Prepared documents for judgment enforcement. Produced internal memorandum of law regarding contract and securities issues.
Nova Southeastern University
J.D. | Juris Doctorate
Special Coursework: Participated in Dual Degree J.D. Program with the University of Barcelona (studied International law in Barcelona Spain 6 months)
Honors: Class Rank:34/198(Top Quntile) GPA: 3.24 Dean's list, Fall 2004; Fall 2006, Winter 2007 Book Award, Professional Responsibility
Activities: Hispanic Law Student Association (HLSA)Member, American Bar Association, Law Student Division, Reading for Life volunteer
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University of South Florida
B.S. | Biology
Honors: Dean's List (3 of 8 Semesters), Gold Key Member
Activities: Rugby Team
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Scholarship to "The Practise"
Scholarship to "Blood Breath & Tears"
Attended the best continuing legal education on DUI in the State of Florida, which was held in Orlando.
Professional Associations
Hillsborough County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Vice President
- Current
Activities: Attend monthly meetings to discuss organization members, approve new members,discuss hot topics in litigation in Hillsborough County, create CLE for the memebers
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Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Current
Activities: Active Member, attend most CLE sponsered by FACDL
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Contact & Map
Armando Personal Injury Law
2002 E 5th Ave #103
Tampa, FL 33605
Telephone: (813) 482-0355
Fax: (813) 464-2742