Family Law

Family law is one of the most emotionally charged and precarious areas of law. That's why it's absolutely essential to hire an attorney who is prepared to fight for your rights and protect your interests, whether it be a case involving divorce, custody battle, maintenance, child support, relocation or post-divorce issues of any kind. Our Approach Is Tailor Made to Your Case You are unique and so is your situation. James Levy is keenly aware that each family law case is one-of-a-kind, and typically… [more]

Family Law Family Law

Criminal Defense

Attorney James Levy completely understands the tremendous strain on you, created by an arrest and your concern for your future. But you can breathe a little easier knowing your concerns are his; he will give them the highest priority. Mr. Levy will be there for you every step of the way, fighting to protect you from imprisonment, fines and even, a prison record. No matter if it's a DUI arrest, traffic ticket, felony charges or a misdemeanor in Destin, Panama City Beach, Ft. Walton Beach or Pensacola,… [more]

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Civil Litigation

James Levy is a seasoned attorney, experienced in virtually all areas of civil litigation. His job is to represent clients just like you in legal disputes. Civil litigation differs from criminal law in that it consists of some type of disputes or relationships between individuals, rather than an arrest or other infraction of the law. Instead, cases typically arise due to a breach of duty towards another person as a result of negligence or carelessness. The courts allow individuals to sue for performance,… [more]

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Attorney Profile

Florida’s legal system can seem complicated, confusing and overwhelming, particularly to anyone not familiar with it. Regardless of the legal struggle you are facing, your lawyer should be there to explain your options in plain English and help you understand how to best protect your interests in a variety of practice areas: civil litigation, family law and criminal defense.  Handling a wide array of legal issues, the hallmark of Mr. Levy’s practice is his ongoing dedication to providing each and every client personalized service and quality representation. Why should you settle for anything less?

Dedicated to Client Service

Florida’s legal system can be a daunting challenge for anyone not familiar with it.  The role of an attorney is to help you understand the process by explaining your options and how best to protect your interests. James Levy is a highly qualified, experienced and compassionate attorney who handles a wide range of legal issues. He is thoroughly dedicated to his clients, providing personalized service and representation of the highest quality.

To Mr. Levy, you are more than just a case– much more. He understands that everyone who seeks his assistance is unique. Likewise, he is committed to finding the best legal solution for each individual situation and will devise a customized plan of action, tailor made for each and every one of his clients. In doing so, Mr. Levy concentrates on forming relationships with each of his clients. You will never be just another case number to him!

Mr. Levy will put his many years of experience and education to work for you, diligently striving to protect your interests at all times in a wide range of practice areas that includes civil litigation, family law and criminal defense. He represents individuals, families and businesses all throughout Northwest Florida.

As an attorney in a popular beach destination, Mr. Levy frequently represents many out-of-state residents. And because the area is home to an extraordinarily large military population, he also has extensive experience representing service members and their families.

Education & Experience

  • Graduated from University of GA with a BS in Risk Management & Finance
  • Graduated with a Juris Doctorate from Florida State with honors in 1999
  •  5 years staff attorney in Santa Rosa County
  •  Appointed magistrate in 2004 to 2007 in Santa Rosa County hearing civil  cases.
  •  Private practice.  Criminal Defense, Family Law & Civil Litigation

Serving Escambia, Santa Rosa, Okalossa, Walton and Bay Counties.




Practicing Law in the following areas

Escambia County
Santa Rosa County
Okalossa County
Walton County
Bay County