Uman Law Firm

Gainesville Florida | Personal Injury Law Firm

Gainesville, Florida Criminal Defense Law Firm


Jon D. Uman has 19 years experience aggressively defending clients against a variety of state and federal charges. As a former prosecutor, Jon D. Uman has a unique advantage against the state.  He knows how the state prepares its case and he knows how to utilize this information to benefit his clients.  If you are charged or accused with a crime, protect yourself by following a few simple rules: Exercise your constitutional right to remain silent.  Do not speak with law enforcement unless and until an  attorney can be present.   Do not give a statement or sign any papers. Do not consent to a search without consulting an attorney.   If you are charged with a federal crime, read the criminal federal information packet to answer questions about arrest, first appearance, release or detention, trial preparation, plea preparation, cooperation, sentencing guidelines, appeals, designation, and more. If you or a loved one has been arrested, charged, or accused,  contact the Uman Law Firm for a free consultation with Jon D. Uman.  Home and jail visits, 24 hours a day 7 days a week, are available if you are unable to travel to the main office in Gainesville. The Uman Law Firm represents clients located throughout north and central Florida, including the Gainesville, Florida area (Alachua County, Baker County, Bradford County, Union County, Levy County, Gilchrist County, Dixie County), Palatka, Florida area (Putnam County, St. Johns County), Ocala, Florida area (Marion County, Lake County), Tallahassee, Florida area (Leon County), Jacksonville, Florida area (Duval County) and the Orlando, Florida area (Orange County and Osceola County). Please see practice jurisdictions for a more complete list of representative jurisdictions.Contact us about your legal matter today.


Commonly charged state and federal charges include:

  • CONSPIRACY
  •  DUI 
  • DRUG CHARGES
  • DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
  • FRAUD
  • WHITE COLLAR CRIMES/FRAUD