Mitchell (Mitch) Stone

Location:
Jacksonville, Florida
Phone:
904-701-7274
Fax:
904-858-9819
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Conspiracy
  • Drug Crimes
  • DUI
  • Federal and State Criminal Defense
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • White Collar Crime
  • Murder & Violent Crimes

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified, Criminal Law Trial Lawyer, Florida Board of Legal Specialization and Education

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1989
  • District of Columbia, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit, 1991

Education

  • University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida
    • J.D. - 1988
    • Law Journal: Editor, University of Florida International Law Journal, 1987 - 1988
  • University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
    • B.A. - 1985
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • "Defending the Unlicensed Contractor: A Novel Approach", Defender Magazine, Summer, 1999
  • "Doggett Days in Federal Court", Defender Magazine, Spring, 2001
  • DUI Notes "Oh, Brother What Will They Think of Next?", Florida Defender, Spring
  • "An Achiever's Guide to Law Enforcement Jurisdiction in Florida", Florida Defender
  • "Cowboy, Killer or Candybar...Read the Label", Florida Defender
  • "DMV Fought the Law and the Law Won or Can I Get Some BTUs", Florida Defender, Volume 21, No.2, 2009

Representative Cases

Classes/Seminars

  • Faculty - Gerald T. Bennett Advanced Trial Advocacy Seminar, 2003 - Present
  • Search & Seizure Law, Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, 1990
  • Strategies in Handling DUI Cases in Florida, 2005, 2007
  • Blood, Breath & Tears XII, Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2005, 2009
  • Federal Sentencing at the Showcase on Sentencing, 2009

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Jacksonville Bar Association, Criminal Law Section, Member, Chairman, 1991 - 1992
  • The Florida Bar, Member, 1991 - 1992
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense, Board Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
  • Northeast Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Past President

Past Employment Positions

  • Fannin & Tyler, P.A., Associate, 1990 - 1992
  • State Attorney's Office, 4th Judicial Court, Florida, Assistant State Attorney, 1988 - 1990

Pro Bono Activities

  • Annually Contributes to Jacksonville Legal Aid

Languages

  • Spanish