St. Petersburg Criminal Defense Attorneys

Helping the Arrested, Accused & Addicted in Florida for Over 25 Years

Hundreds of criminal prosecutions happen every day in the United States. In an overcrowded legal system where people are trying to move through long lists of cases as quickly as possible, criminal defendants do not always have a chance to explain their situation.

For over two decades, the St. Petersburg criminal defense attorneys at Fleming Law Group have remained committed to protecting clients’ rights and helping them change their lives for the better. Prosecutors and law enforcement are only interested in portraying defendants as criminals, but we know that there is always more to the story than what appears on the surface. We make sure that the legal system treats our clients like people.

Contact The Fleming Law Group, P.A. in St. Petersburg, Florida today to schedule a free consultation!


  • St Petersburg Bar Association:2020 Professionalism Award
  • Everyday Hero
  • Law Firm 500
  • Super Lawyers
  • St. Petersburg Bar Association
  • Super Lawyers 2022
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Our legal team has decades of experience in dealing with criminal cases, addiction cases, and dependency cases - no case can catch us by surprise. Rather than be left in the dark with your legal dilemma, let the lawyers at Fleming Law Group help.

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Criminal Lawyers Near Me in Florida

From misdemeanors to felonies, our St. Petersburg criminal defense attorneys have experience with all types of criminal charges. Our goal is to understand how events occurred from your perspective and make sure your side of the story is heard in court. Both of our attorneys are former prosecutors. We know how the state attorney’s office build their cases and what a skilled St. Petersburg criminal defense lawyer can do to cast doubt on their claims.

We Go Further Than Criminal Law

Beyond representing our clients’ rights and freedoms, we also fight for clients to be enrolled in rehabilitation programs as an alternative to imprisonment when relevant. A person struggling with an addiction or mental disorder will only suffer more if made into a criminal. We believe in making the justice system live up to its true goal of helping people reform.

Contact our St. Petersburg criminal defense attorneys today!

Why Choose Fleming Law Group?

  • 24/7 Accessibility

    There is always an attorney in the office and there is no time that we cannot be reached. We are always available via email or phone at
    any time.

  • Honest Guidance

    Our attorneys are not out for their best interest, but for yours. Our clients receive personalized care that is focused solely on them and their unique case.

  • Unique Backgrounds

    As former prosecutors, both Attorneys Fleming and Bettker have unique perspective in the courtroom and stay one step ahead of
    the opposition.

  • Decades of Experience

    Our attorneys have more than 40 years of combined experience. Over the years, we have gained a renown in our field for our results and care for our clients.

Proven Advocates for the Clients We Serve

  • “Attorneys and staff are amazing, do everything in their best interest of the client”

    Richard Costi St. Petersburg, FL
  • “I don't know what I would have done without Mr. Fleming's help.”

    Previous Client
  • “I have worked with many other lawyers in the past and thought he represented me the best.”

  • “The Most amazing lawyer and team Amanda, Pam are the most experienced and truly leave no stone unturned!!”

    Lisa Perez Saint Petersburg, FL
  • “I was found innocent of all charges!”

    Richard R.
  • “He is not only knowledgeable but truly a professional who cares.”

    Beth Capozzelli Tarpon Springs, FL
  • “I have no issue recommending this firm to all who are in need. Fantastic service!”

  • “They stood by me and did not give an inch to the other side, which made me feel good about making the decision to fight this case.”

  • “Mr. Fleming is up front and honest showing true integrity.”

  • “His office staff was able to communicate in detail the answers to questions and concerns the very same day.”

  • “The end results were nothing short of amazing.”

  • “He handled my case, which had several complexities, thoroughly and achieved an ideal outcome.”


    PJ New Port Richey, FL
  • “If I didn't have them by my side, I don't know what I would have done.”

    Previous Client
  • “Mr. Fleming can help you. I don't know what I would have done without him.”


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