ABOUT OUR STATE ATTORNEY
Jeff Siegmeister is a licensed attorney in both state and federal court. He specializes in criminal law both at the trial and appellate level. He has tried, as a defense attorney and a prosecutor, hundreds of criminal cases of all types from petty offenses to capital murder. Jeff is also an experienced appellate advocate in state court including handling appeals and extraordinary petitions and writs. He is licensed by the Florida Bar and is a member of the Middle District of Florida and US Supreme Court. His experience includes over 150 jury trials and extensive motion practice all over Florida.
As the State Attorney, he is the Constitutional officer charged with representing the State of Florida in Courts within the Third Judicial Circuit, a Circuit comprised of Columbia, Dixie, Hamilton, Lafayette, Madison, Suwannee, and Taylor Counties. Although we primarily think of a State Attorney as being the Chief Criminal Prosecutor, he also represents the State in various civil matters and litigation.