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Donald C. Barrett – Your Key West Criminal Defense Attorney

Donald Barrett is a trial lawyer focusing primarily on criminal defense, DUI and personal injury cases in Key West and the Florida Keys.  Mr. Barrett is the former Chief Assistant State Attorney of Monroe County and a former candidate for Circuit Judge.  He has handled thousands of criminal cases, ranging from serious felonies to nearly every type of misdemeanor.  Mr. Barrett has tried over 50 jury trials, most of which were felony cases.  He has also argued in the Georgia Supreme Court.    

If you have been arrested, or are under investigation for a crime in Monroe County, you need a knowledgeable and aggressive criminal defense attorney to represent you.  Leveraging his experience as a former prosecutor, Mr. Barrett now defends individuals accused of felonies, misdemeanors, DUI and criminal traffic matters in state court.

With more than 18 years of experience, almost all of which has been in the Florida Keys, Mr. Barrett stands ready to represent you on any type of criminal charge throughout Monroe County, whether your case is in Key West, Marathon or the Upper Keys (Plantation Key/Tavernier).

 "I highly recommend Mr. Barrett to anyone needing a criminal defense attorney." 

Call 305.735.4165 today to schedule a free consultation and begin your case immediately. The law office of Donald C. Barrett, P.A. is available 24 hours a day and can accommodate Spanish speaking clients. 

Choosing a Key West Criminal Defense Attorney

Being charged with any crime is a serious matter that can adversely affect your future.  Mr. Barrett represents Monroe County residents and visitors charged with a variety of crimes, including all felonies, misdemeanors, DUI and criminal traffic charges. 

As a solo practitioner, he is able to provide personal service to clients while aggressively advocating on their behalf. Clients enjoy working with Donald C. Barrett, P.A. and praise him for the professionalism, courtesy and high level of experience he brings to every case. 

Choosing Mr. Barrett as your criminal defense lawyer is an easy decision.  He offers clients:

  • More than 18 years of legal experience
  • Experience in thousands of criminal cases, from capital felonies, to virtually every type of misdemeanor
  • Nine years of experience as a Florida State Prosecutor
  • 24/7 availability
  • Two convenient locations in Key West and Islamorada
  • Spanish translation services

Donald Barrett understands that simply being accused of a crime is not the same thing as being convicted.  Every person accused of a crime possesses many important rights and is presumed innocent.  If you are facing criminal charges, Mr. Barrett will explore every available defense and vigorously advocate to protect your rights. 

The Donald C. Barrett P.A. Pledge

The reputation of Donald C. Barrett P.A. depends on the firm’s continued success in criminal defense cases.  In addition to working to obtain the best possible outcome in every case, Mr. Barrett also strives to make clients feel at ease throughout the entire process.  

As a promise to all of his clients, Donald Barrett pledges to: 

  • Provide personal and professional service
  • Remain completely accessible
  • Respond to your questions in a timely manner
  • Keep you informed
  • Dedicate all necessary time and effort to your case
  • Thoroughly investigate the facts and law of your case
  • Meticulously prepare for every stage of the proceedings
  • Prepare your case for trial from day one
  • Explain all available options
  • Explore creative solutions
  • Be honest and straightforward
  • Treat everyone with fairness and respect
  • Stay current on the law

Contact Donald Barrett Today

There are important time considerations in all criminal cases. The sooner you have legal representation, the better.  If you have been arrested, or are under investigation, Mr. Barrett may be able to prevent formal charges from being filed against you.  Donald C. Barrett P.A. has offices in both Key West and Islamorada to conveniently serve residents throughout Monroe County.

If you would like to discuss your legal matter with Key West criminal defense attorney Donald Barrett, please call for a free consultation: 305.735.4165.  We are available to speak with you 24 hours a day (Spanish translation available).