Lee Lockett

Lockett Law PA


Lee Lockett was born and raised in Jacksonville. Lee Lockett attended Florida State University for his undergraduate studies and graduated in 1992. After graduating from FSU he traveled south to Miami where he was accepted into law school at St.Thomas University School of Law. There Mr. Lockett was elected to the Executive Board of the Moot Court Team and was awarded the Book Award in Criminal Procedure II as a third year law student. After graduation he was offered a position with the State Attorney's Office for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit. As an Assistant State Attorney he was asked to serve as "First Chair" in over 30 jury trials and countless non-jury trials and hearings. In his second year he was promoted to Division Chief in County Court Division E where he supervised all attorneys in that division and made DUI filing decisions. After leaving the State Attorney's Office, Mr. Lockett served with the Public Defender's office where he received the prestigious "ROC" Award for trial advocacy. Lee Lockett has been practicing for 20 years and has in excess of 45 Jury trials to his credit. He is a member of the Jacksonville Bar Association, Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The Northeast Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, National College Of DUI Defense, DUI Defense Lawyers Association, Criminal Law Section of the Florida Bar, The Florida Bar Association, Law Week Committee 2005-2006, Judicial Relations Committee of the Jacksonville Bar Association, Gator Bowl Committee 2004-2007, the Traffic Court Rules Committee of the Florida Bar. Lee Lockett is the co-chair of Florida’s most recognized statewide DUI seminar, Breath, Blood, and Tears, and has served on it’s faculty for several years lecturing in front of thousands of attorneys about the complexities of DUI defense. Lee Lockett also authors the “DUI Notes” column for the Defender Magazine, a statewide publication of the FACDL. Mr. Lockett was recently appointed to a Florida Bar Grievance Committee. Mr. Lockett currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and is Past President of it's local chapter. He is admitted to practice in all counties and circuits in the state of Florida as well as the United States Federal Court for the Middle District of Florida. Lee Lockett is a member of the Rotary Club at Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.

Additional Information

Education St Thomas University School of Law, Miami, Florida J.D. - 1997 Honors: Executive Board of the Moot Court Team Florida State University B.S. - 1992

Bar Admissions Florida, 1997 U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida, 2000

Professional Memberships Northeast Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, President, 2012 Jacksonville Bar Association, Member Federal Bar Association, Member The Florida Bar, Member Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Board Member Moot Court Board, Member / Executive Secretary, 1996 - 1997 Gator Bowl Association, 2003 - 2006

Honors & Awards AV-Rated ("Preeminent") Martindale-Hubbell Superb Lawyer AVVO Superb Lawyer Top Lawyers, Jacksonville Magazine's 904 2012

Community Involvement Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, Criminal Pro Bono Panel, 2003 - Present Youth Flag-Football Coach

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1548 The Greens Way Suite 2
Jacksonville, Florida 32250
United States

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  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Defense


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