O'Brien, Mark J. Esquire - Tampa, FL

511 West Bay Street Suite 330 Tampa, FL 33606


Updated: 05/14/2018

Tampa Criminal Defense Lawyer


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Although it seems like just yesterday that I started my legal career, I am quickly approaching two decades as an attorney. They say that time flies when you love what you do and I certainly love what I do. Having been both a Miami prosecutor and a large firm defense practitioner, I made the decision nearly sixteen years ago to combine my different legal experiences to form a countrywide federal and statewide state criminal defense...


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