Suwannee County, FL - Pumphrey Law

A conviction for a criminal offense can be an embarrassment that is hard to escape. A criminal record can show up on any background check that is performed for employment, housing and even school.  If you have been accused of criminal activity, you do not have to passively sit and wait to be convicted. You can fight against a conviction, and contacting an experienced criminal attorney to advocate on your behalf is the first step towards fighting your case.

If you have been charged with a crime in Suwannee County, Branford or Live Oak Florida, Pumphrey Law is available to help. Our knowledge and experience can be an asset to defending your future if you have been charged with a crime. Contact the lawyers of Pumphrey Law today for a free consultation.

Suwannee County Criminal Lawyer

Throughout the years, the attorneys at Pumphrey Law have defended the rights of men, women, and juveniles convicted of crimes. We can help defend your case if you have been charged with a crime in Suwannee County or suspect you may soon be. If you have been accused of a drug crime in Live Oak, the prosecution relies heavily on the evidence collected at the time of your arrest. Often human error results in the improper handling of evidence, which can cause it to be inadmissible in court. An experienced and smart criminal defense attorney can expose weaknesses like this in the prosecution’s case and strengthen your defense as a result.

If you are facing criminal charges such as a criminal traffic offense, violation of probation or a violent crime such as assault, we want to help you fight for your rights. You often have limited time once a criminal accusation is made and retaining an attorney quickly helps ensure the most favorable possible results for your criminal case.


Suwannee County Court and Legal Resources

Suwannee County Court House - After a felony arrest, the Suwannee County Jail sends the initial paperwork to the County Court Clerk’s office and the Felony Division prepares an official court file. This information is also forwarded to the State Attorney, who reviews the case to decide if formal charges will be filed.

200 Ohio Ave S
Live Oak, FL 32064
(386) 362-0521

Public Defender Office, 3rd Circuit - Serving Suwannee, Madison, Columbia, Dixie, Hamilton, Lafayette, and Taylor Counties, the Public Defender protects the constitutional and legal rights of all citizens by representing court appointed clients who cannot pay for an attorney.

145 North Hernando Street
Lake City, FL 32055
Phone: (386)758-0540

Suwannee County Law Enforcement

Suwannee County Sheriff’s Department - It is the mission of the Suwannee County Sheriff's Office to protect and serve its citizens by working to attain the highest level of professionalism and accountability.

200 South Ohio
Live Oak, Florida 32064
(386) 364-3443

Live Oak City Police Department – The police department is dedicated to serving and protecting the community, its citizens and its property while providing quality police services. The department can be located at:

844 Pinewood Way Southwest
Live Oak, Florida 32064
Phone: (386) 362-7463

Cities of Suwannee County

Branford - 32008
Live Oak - 32060, 32064

Suwannee County Area Data – This resource provides unique information that pertains specifically to the county. Crime rate statistics, demographic makeup, employment rates and other important facts can be found through this link.


Pumphrey Law | Live Oak, FL Criminal Attorney

Contacting a criminal attorney soon after your arrest can help you create a strong defense early on. Certain information and time-sensitive evidence are best when gathered early. Call Pumphrey Law today at (850) 681-7777 or send an online message to begin fighting against your alleged criminal accusation.