Jacksonville criminal defense attorney

J. Smith-Johnson
(904) 779-3646 Free Case Evaluation

Award Winning

As one of the premier lawyers in JAX, Alexander has proven his ability to fight and win cases.


Throughout the entire process, every interaction with Alex is courteous and free of judgement. 

Aggressive Defense

If you’ve been charged with a crime, turn to Alexander J. Smith-Johnson to get your life back on track.

About Alexander J. Smith-Johnson

In the past few years, Alex has quickly gained a reputation for being one of the most vigorous and hard-working defense attorneys in the Jacksonville area. Clients of his will attest to how much Alex truly cares about the outcome of each case and how he treats everyone with the upmost respect.

Criminal Defense Attorney in Jacksonville, FL

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Legal Practice Areas

Assault & Battery

Assault and battery in the state of Florida is a serious crime that carries the potential for jail time for even the simplest of related charges.


Being charged with theft in the state of Florida for any reason comes with the potential of jail time and the possibility of a criminal record.

Federal Crime

The US government has almost unlimited resources, and can spare no expense when building a criminal case against a suspect.


Driving while under the influence (DUI) is a serious offense in Florida. A first offense DUI conviction can result in a jail sentence of six months.

Drug Crime

Conviction of even a minor drug crime in the state of Florida has the potential to have life altering consequences that can never be outrun.

Words From Clients

  • Mr. Alexander Smith-Johnson demonstrates great communication skills, compassion for clients, creativity, extensive knowledge base of the law, and knows how to persevere through challenging times. If you’re looking for a well-prepared and reliable attorney, look no further as Mr. Smith-Johnson is your guy! It’s truly a blessing to know I have an lawyer and a ally I can depend on! Thank you for all that you do, Mr. Smith-Johnson!

    Vincent Shuler Jr.
  • Alexander Smith-Johnson is a very knowledgeable lawyer that has a way of making legal jargon understandable to us common folks. He is thorough and precise in his work. I highly recommend him to anyone who is looking for a lawyer. He makes himself available to you every step of the way.

    Ann Stevenson
  • Alex Smith Johnson is a very passionate, dedicated professional and is a great addition to this firm. His ethics are of the highest standards; Alex was a beacon of hope for me at a time when my options appeared limited and the likelihood of a satisfactory resolution seemed improbable. Not only was he able to defend me from an unjust accusation, his calm and empathetic demeanor offered emotional succor to myself. I am eternally grateful for his service.

    Anthony George