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Florida Criminal Defense Attorney
Violent Crimes

Jacksonville Violent Crimes Attorney

Board-Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer in Jacksonville, FL

At Mitchell A. Stone, P.A., we make a point of knowing more than the prosecution about the law and about the case. This is never more important than when a client is facing hard time for violent crimes and firearms offenses.


Mitch Stone is an experienced Jacksonville criminal defense attorney who has successfully deployed Stand Your Ground, Castle Doctrine, Self Defense and Defense of Third Parties successfully in court. He has actually prevailed in court achieving dismissals, immunity and not guilty verdicts at trial based on these defenses. These are powerful defenses when presented properly. He doesn’t just talk about these defenses he applies them. See our Success Stories for examples of our cases across Northeast Florida and statewide involving successful defenses of violent crime cases.

If you or someone you know is at risk of spending years in prison or are facing capital charges that carry the death penalty, you need to the best representation available. Contact our offices for a free, confidential consultation.


Mitch Stone has defended clients faced with all types of violent criminal charges including:


Mitchell A. Stone defends people who think that nothing can be done for them. He has prevailed in state and federal criminal cases against skilled prosecutors and the vast resources of the federal and state government in which clients faced years and up to life in prison. Many times the result is dismissal of charges or acquittal at trial.

Mitch Stone is a board-certified criminal trial lawyer with 30 years of experience and a key background as a former assistant state attorney. Mr. Stone has represented clients facing first degree premeditated murder and felony murder who not only escaped life sentences or execution, but were convicted on much lesser charges or even walked free in some cases. He has also represented men and women charged with Attempted Murder, Aggravated Battery, Aggravated Assault, Armed Robbery, Sexual Assault, Kidnapping, and other violent offenses thru trial. He has a track record of not guilty verdicts, dismissals and other favorable verdicts.

For experienced violent crime defense, call our Jacksonville offices at (904) 263-5005 immediately. We provide a free, confidential consultation.

Why Choose Attorney Mitchell Stone?

  • Payment Plans Available
  • Free Consultations
  • Creative Legal Approach
  • Focused on Results
  • The Lawyers’ Lawyer
  • Established Reputation