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Jacksonville Law Firm

State And Military Code Criminal Defense Attorneys

The Law Office of James A. Hernandez, located in Jacksonville, Florida, has been representing criminally accused civilians and military personnel for more than twenty-seven years.

 Passionate about the rights conferred by our U.S. Constitution, James A. Hernandez deeply believes in each citizen's right to a fair and impartial jury, a qualified defense team, and the promise that you are innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.

James A. Hernandez, a retired USMC lieutenant colonel and former Judge Advocate General, also served as a federal prosecutor. As such, he has the unique ability to understand cases from both perspectives of the law.

His knowledge of prosecutorial strategies allow him to offer his clients a sense of protections and advocacy.  The methods and tactics used by state and military courts offers him a unique advantage in his defense of the criminally accused.

Driven To Defend

James A. Hernandez has served as a line officer in the United States Marine Corps.  Due to Mr. Hernandez leadership skills and academic achievement, Mr. Hernandez was one of only five officers selected for the Funded Law Program in 1984. 

Mr. Hernandez served as a trial counsel, defense counsel, legal assistance officer and special assistant United States Attorney in the Marines.

 His knowledge of prosecutorial strategies allow him to offer his clients a sense of protections and advocacy.

Understanding that anyone accused of a crime is necessarily frightened and concerned about their future and that of their family, James A. Hernandez works to minimize their client's worries so they can be assured of being their own best ally.

Defending Our Country — Defending You

If you are in the Jacksonville, Florida area or you are stationed on one of the many military bases in the Georgia/South Carolina/Florida area, please contact the Law Office of James A. Hernandez for your initial consultation.

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Law Office of James A. Hernandez
118 West Adams Street
Suite 500
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Phone: 904-638-3503
Toll Free: 877-852-1675
Fax: 904-354-4403
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