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Scott Monroe

Scott Monroe

Monroe & King, P.A.
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Appeals & Appellate ...
  • Florida, Federal - Middle District of Florida
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Summary

D. Scott Monroe, Esq. is an award-winning criminal defense attorney and the recipient of the prestigious Elite Advocate Award for the last two years given by the American Academy of Legal Advocates. He is the founder of the distinguished Law Firm of Monroe & King, P.A. (formerly Scott Monroe Law, P.A.), which has received the coveted Top 10 Best Criminal Defense Law Firms in Florida Award by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys three years in a row for 2017, 2018, and 2019.

In his career as a criminal defense attorney, Mr. Monroe has never lost a trial and has been rated by the National Trial Lawyers Association as one of the Top 100 Criminal Trial Attorneys in the country. He specializes in both State and Federal criminal defense and has built a reputation in the State of Florida by establishing a firm that puts providing second-to-none service, client satisfaction, and the best results possible for its clients over financial gain and profit.

Mr. Monroe’s philosophy has always been quality over quantity in every aspect of his law practice. Mr. Monroe and the law firm of Monroe & King, P.A. will always put the quality of their services ahead of the quantity of cases they take in. In order to provide more time, attention, and resources to each of his cases, Mr. Monroe intentionally keeps his case count low. Mr. Monroe understands that his clients only have one case; that is the only case they care about, and that’s how it should be. Thus, he has developed a business model different from other firms, one where he is able to treat each case as his only one and allocate whatever time and resources are needed to provide elite legal representation.

Education
Florida Coastal School of Law
J.D. (2010)
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Auburn University
B.A. (2006) | Pre-Law; Economics; Minor in Business
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Professional Experience
Founder
Monroe & King, P.A.
Current
Special Prosecutor
Office of the State Attorney - 1st Judicial Circuit
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Assistant State Attorney
State Attorney's Office - 4th Judicial Circuit
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Publications
Articles & Publications
3 Things to Never Do at DUI Checkpoints
The legal blog of Monroe & King, P.A.
Speaking Engagements
Prosecuting and Defending the Drugged Driver Seminar , Multiple Locations in FLorida
Florida Dept. of Transportation - TSRP Program
Advanced DUI Enforcement and Defense Seminar , Multiple Locations in FLorida
Florida Dept. of Transportation - TSRP Program
DUI Prosecution and Defense Seminar , Multiple Locations in FLorida
Florida Dept. of Transportation - TSRP Program
Awards
AV Preeminent - Peer Rated for Highest Level of Excellence
Martindale-Hubbell
AV Preeminent®: The highest peer rating standard. This is given to attorneys who are ranked at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards by their peers.
Top 23 Best Criminal Attorneys in Jacksonville
Expertise
Top 100 Criminal Trial Attorneys in the Country
National Trial Lawyers
10 Best Attorneys in Florida
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney in Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
Top 10 DUI Defense Attorney in Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney in Florida
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Top 10 DUI Defense Attorney in Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
Elite Advocate Award
American Institute of Elite Advocates
Top 100 Criminal Trial Attorneys in the Country
The National Trial Lawyers
Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney in Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
10 Best Attorneys in Florida
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Top 10 Criminal Attorney for Florida
American Jurist Institute
Top 1% for Criminal Defense
Premiere Lawyers of America
Top 1% for DUI Defense
Premiere Lawyers of America
Top 1% for Drug Trafficking Defense
Premiere Lawyers of America
Top 1% for White Collar Crime Defense
Premiere Lawyers of America
Top 10 DUI Defense Attorney for Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
Elite Advocate Award
Americal Institute of Elite Advocates
Top 100 Criminal Trial Attorneys in the Country
The National Trial Lawyers
Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney in Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
10 Best Attorneys in Florida
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Top 10 DUI Defense Attorney in Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
Top 100 Criminal Trial Attorneys in the Country
The National Trial Lawyers
Top 10 Criminal Defense Attorney in Florida
Attorney and Practice Magazine
10 Best Attorneys in Florida
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
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The Florida Bar Association
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Jacksonville Bar Association
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National Assocaition of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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Northeast Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
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The Federal Bar
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
The Florida Bar
ID Number: 86801
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Federal - Middle District of Florida
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    The purpose of a consultation is to evaluate the facts of your case in order to quote you a reasonable fee for our services.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    We accept all forms of payment: All credit cards, debit card, personal check, cashier's check, cash, and wire transfer.
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Domestic Violence
  • White Collar Crime
  • Stockbroker & Investment Fraud
  • Gov & Administrative Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken
Websites & Blogs
Website
Monroe & King, P.A. Website
Website
Monroe & King, P.A. Blog
Contact & Map
Monroe & King, P.A.
200 East Forsyth Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202
Telephone: (904) 891-7362
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Open 24 hours
Notice: Monroe & King, P.A. is available for consultations 24 hours a day on every single day of the week. You may even call or text Mr. Monroe directly at 904-891-7362 at any time.