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 Attorney Profile – John L. Martinez, Jr., Esquire

John L. Martinez, Jr. has over 25 years of legal experience handling complicated cases relating to criminal law, divorce & family law and eminent domain / condemnation law.

A native of Lakeland, Florida, Mr. Martinez graduated magna cum laude from  Florida Southern College. He received his law degree from Florida State University, graduating with honors, and is licensed to practice law throughout Florida. He served the public as a prosecutor with the Polk County State Attorney’s office, and then as a Senior Attorney with the Florida Department of Transportation before entering private practice.

Mr.Martinez’s vast legal experience and rare perspective provides his clients with excellent legal representation.

Mr. Martinez is a member of the following legal associations:

  • Florida Bar Association
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Lakeland Bar Association
  • Polk County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

The strength of John L. Martinez, Jr. lies in his thorough preparation, experience, and commitment to excellence. Clients can rely on Mr. Martinez to be friendly, approachable, responsive, efficient, and effective. Mr. Martinez communicates effectively and is well regarded among clients, judges, and lawyers because he demonstrates the strictest personal and professional ethics, as well as the utmost concern for his clients.