Client Testimonials
  • "We are very fortunate to have hired such a wonderful team!!" by A.K., Past Client
  • "I trust this law firm so much that I refer them friends and family. They are always there for you with advice and guidance." by A.S., Past Client
  • "Don Pumphrey is a very respectable and trustworthy person" by Alejandro M.
  • "He takes care of everything from start to finish. If you are looking for the best, go with Don!" by Amanda S., Past Client
  • "If your college kid makes a mistake this is the attorney you need" by Anonymous (AVVO Review), Parent of Past Client
  • "I couldn't have asked for a better law firm!" by Anonymous (Google Review 2), Past Client
  • "Mr. Pumphrey and his staff are true experts at interpretation of the law and worked hard to protect my rights." by Anonymous (Google Review 3), Past Client
  • " I would highly recommend this firm if you want diligent, brilliant attorneys working for you. The proof is in his results!" by Anonymous (Google Review), Past Client
  • "Superlative firm, experienced and professional. Definitely a stand out in Tallahassee." by Austin C., Past Client
  • "I would recommend him to anyone wanting a trustworthy, diligent, aggressive attorney that knows how to navigate the legal system and get the best possible outcome." by B.J., Past Client
  • "The legal and emotional support is unsurpassed." by Braxton O., Wife of Past Client
  • "Would recommend if looking for a law firm that is committed to every case and personal circumstance" by Cameron J., Past Client
  • "I would trust him with my case 10/10 times, A+ lawyer!" by D. Hoffman, Past Client
  • "If you have a fight on your hands, you want Don Pumphrey in your corner." by D. Williams, Past Client
  • "He took his time with my case and made sure to get me the best results." by David H., Past Client
  • "Today, my relative is no longer in the system, having to report on a weekly basis, graduated college & gone on with his carer, having avoided prison - Thanks to Don Pumphrey JR." by Donna J., Relative of Past Client
  • "Best criminal attorney in Florida" by Elizabeth R., Past Client
  • "He went above and beyond to help me in my troubled time." by Eric U., Past Client
  • "Mr. Pumphrey took one look at my case and had all of the charges dismissed" by Evie, Past Client
  • "I have never felt so taken care of from an attorney. " by J. Burke, Past Client
  • "I would recommend them to anyone that is in need of the best legal care available!!! " by J. Martinez, Past Client
  • "When the quality of rest of your life is at stake go with Don trust me he has literally saved my life more then once" by J. Smith, Past Client
  • "[Don] is honest, truthful and the person you want in your corner." by J. Williams, Past Client
  • "Don Pumphrey and his staff will fight unremittingly for your your rights!" by J.C., Past Client
  • "Without question, the best criminal defense attorney in Tallahassee." by J.P.M., Past Client
  • "Saved my life best lawyer ever!" by Jacob S., Past Client
  • "I highly recommend them for your legal needs." by Jane S., Past Client
  • "If you are looking for top-notch legal council either locally or abroad, look no further. Don Pumphrey and his staff will fight unremittingly for your your rights!" by Jeremy C., Past Client
  • "I would challenge anyone to find a more experienced, knowledgeable and result oriented criminal defense attorney anywhere" by Jonathan E., Peer
  • "You will not find a finer, more experienced criminal attorney in Tallahassee to handle mistakes made by yourself or your student." by Kim, Parent of Past Client
  • "I will definitely be recommending his firm to anyone I come across that needs legal counsel. Thank you Don! You put our anxiety at ease and established a relationship and referrals for a lifetime!" by Kim S., Past Client
  • " I am very grateful for their help and would recommend contacting them for your legal troubles" by L.C., Past Client
  • "Highly recommended if you need the best representation" by L.L., Past Client
  • "Don can minimize your momentary lapse in judgement!" by Laura B., Past Client
  • "They were there for me every step of the way and I never felt like just another case to them." by Lauren J., Past Client
  • " Don Pumphrey is the best attorney in Florida." by Luke S., Past Client
  • " He's a great person and cares very much about his clients." by M.G., Past Client
  • " I would gladly recommend his law firm to represent you or anyone else. They are the real deal." by M.H., Past Client
  • "His dedication to his clients and office is remarkable." by Matt D., Past Client
  • "His passion for justice is second only to his unwavering commitment to his clients." by Michael M., Past Client

Aggressive and Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyers

Being accused of a crime can be devastating. The arrest itself can cause harm to a person’s educational opportunities and career, even if the criminal charges are ultimately dropped.

From the moment you are accused of a crime, every action you take has serious consequences. It is important to understand your rights after the investigation begins including the right to remain silent and the right to have an attorney help you at every stage of the case. An experienced criminal defense attorney can help you navigate the complex criminal justice system.

Let Don Pumphrey, Jr., and the other attorneys at Pumphrey Law help you fight the charges. Our team can begin your defense today. Call (850) 681-7777 for a free and confidential consultation today.

Defending You Every Step of the Way

The criminal defense attorneys in Tallahassee, FL, at Pumphrey Law fight to protect clients charged with a felony, misdemeanor, or DUI offenses. Our dedicated attorneys fight every stage of the case, including:

  • the earliest stage of the investigation before any arrest is made;
  • any emergency bond hearing after the arrest;
  • the first 21 days after the arrest while the prosecutor is deciding whether to formally file charges;
  • at the arraignment and during the pre-trial status conferences;
  • motion hearings to suppress or exclude the prosecutor’s evidence; and
  • during a bench or jury trial.

Contact our offices at (850) 681-7777 to schedule an initial consultation, either in the office or on the phone. During the meeting, you can speak directly with our experienced criminal lawyers about the particular facts of your case. Obtaining representation as early as possible in the process helps ensure all avenues of attacking the criminal charges are available.

Pumphrey Law is located in Tallahassee, Florida. We serve clients accused of crimes in Leon County and the surrounding areas throughout Florida’s Second Judicial Circuit including Bristol in Liberty County, Crawfordville in Wakulla County, Monticello in Jefferson County and Quincy in Gadsden County. We also represent clients in the surrounding areas of the Florida Panhandle and Big Bend region.

Criminal Defense Attorney Don Pumphrey About Our Firm

Aggressive Attorneys Fighting to Protect Your Rights

Attorney Don Pumphrey has devoted his career to representing individuals charged with criminal offenses. As a former prosecutor, Don Pumphrey understands how to attack the prosecution’s case piece by piece. Throughout more than ten (10) years in private practice as a criminal defense attorney, Don Pumphrey has represented clients from all different backgrounds.

The stakes are especially high for professionals including members of the military, law enforcement, attorneys, certified educators, school teachers, physicians, nurses and other health care professionals after an arrest for a felony or misdemeanor offense. Don Pumphrey is experienced in helping professionals deal with any licensure issues that can arise after a criminal accusation.

The best way to fight criminal charges begins with litigating pre-file motions including motions to exclude or suppress physical evidence and statements gained during an illegal stop or arrest. When appropriate, the attorneys at Pumphrey Law file and litigate motions to dismiss the charges when the prosecutor has insufficient evidence.

Don Pumphrey and the other attorney in the firm understand the Florida criminal justice system. These experienced criminal defense attorneys fight the criminal accusations aggressively at every stage of the case.

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Case Results

CHARGE(S):Case #: 09 28 CFMA Sexual Battery

RESULT: Not Guilty

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2005 CF 2435 A1-4 DUI

RESULT: Not Guilty

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2009 CF 2507 A1-2 Armed Robbery

RESULT: Not Guilty

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2010 CF 1453 A1 Attempted First Degree Murder

RESULT: No True Bill

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2010 CF 343 A1 Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Sell

RESULT: Dismissed

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2012 CF 1963 A1 Aggravated Assault with a Firearm

RESULT: Not Guilty

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2014 MM 381 A1 Possession of Liquor by a Person Under 21

RESULT: Dismissed

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2015-CF-241 Aggravated Battery with a Firearm

RESULT: Not Guilty

CHARGE(S):Case #: 2017 CF 403 A Sexual Battery

RESULT: Dismissed

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Pumphrey Law Firm awards scholarships to college-bound seniors and college students based on demonstrated academic achievement, financial need, and an expressed interested in legal issues and legal studies. The scholarships are awarded on a a semi-annually basis.

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