Pinellas County Criminal Defense Attorney

Serving Pinellas County, Florida since 1986

Highly Rated St. Petersburg Criminal Defense Attorney

Frank Russo, Marc Pelletier and Tim Sullivan are St.Petersburg criminal defense attorneys and former state prosecutors who represent people facing DUI, misdemeanor and felony charges arising out of St. Petersburg, Clearwater, and other areas of Pinellas County, Florida. The law office of Russo and Russo is highly rated by local judges and lawyers as a top “Pinellas County criminal defense Martindale Hubbell” AV Rated law firm. This distinction represents the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.

How Our Comprehensive Website Can Help You

Our website is often highly praised by clients who use it as a top source for understanding both Florida criminal charges and our local Pinellas county court system. You can learn about common first degree misdemeanors and second degree misdemeanor offenses in Florida. There is also significant information on Pinellas County DUI offenses and felony charges in Florida. Our good work in crafting this highly navigable Pinellas oriented site is complimented by helpful videos associated with  what we have learned are top areas of interest. These include a focus on getting the charge dismissed through the PTI diversion program, side stepping a formal conviction through a withholding of adjudication, avoiding incarceration and the sealing or expungement of criminal records.

Getting Answers to Your Questions –
Pinellas County Criminal Defense Attorney

Being charged with a crime could be one of the most challenging and uncertain times of your life. We recognize that getting good answers to your most immediate questions could provide you with a better peace of mind. Whether you are charged with a DUI, first or second degree misdemeanor, or a felony charge, you can learn about both legal defenses and possible solutions.

You are invited to take advantage of our comprehensive criminal defense website.


Your Top Priority…

You will find us to be great listeners and experienced Pinellas county criminal defense attorneys. Tell us about your top priorities in the resolution of your criminal case. We are highly motivated to seek out a result that safeguards what is most important to you. A good St. Petersburg Criminal Defense Attorney should be willing to educate you on all the issues and your options.

Our Commitment to You

We are committed to providing you with the highest quality of legal services in the most efficient and economical manner. Fundamental to our sound attorney-client relationship is a mutual understanding of your objectives and our open communication while in pursuit of your goals. We place an emphasis on keeping our clients reasonably informed of progress and developments in their case. We also place a high priority in our responsiveness to their inquiries. A large number of our clients come to us having been referred by former clients. We take great pride in this fact since it substantiates and confirms the success of our law office practices.

We Understand How the System Works

If you are looking for a top St. Petersburg criminal defense attorney to represent your best interests, it is important to closely consider the nature of the lawyer’s background and experience. At Russo and Russo, you benefit from a team approach that involves all three attorneys – Frank Russo, Marc Pelletier & Tim Sullivan. Our law firm draws upon insight and tactics we learned as former state prosecutors, as well as almost four decades of criminal defense experience to help you. Our practice is limited to handling DUI, felony and misdemeanor charges arising out of only the St. Petersburg, Clearwater and Pinellas County area. As a result, we have developed a strong familiarity with the customs and practices of our local Pinellas County judges. We believe that we have earned a top reputation as highly rated St. Petersburg criminal defense attorneys who craft creative strategies and effective defenses.

Put Our Experience to Work for You!

Call us for a free consultation: (727) 578-0303

St. Petersburg Criminal Defense Attorney

Our Office Locations
Main Office:
Baypoint Commerce Center
The Koger Building
Corner of 9th Street North & Gandy Blvd.
9721 Executive Center Drive North, Suite 120
St. Petersburg, FL 33702
Consultations also available at:
Ulmerton Road and 58th Street North
The Summit Building
Clearwater, Florida 33760