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J.S. Lucas Fleming, Esq.

J.S. Lucas Fleming, Esq.

St. Petersburg Criminal Defense Attorney and Former Prosecutor

With nearly 25 years of experience in criminal law, attorney Lucas Fleming helps clients with addictions and mental disorders find treatment instead of incarceration.

Fleming has served as the former State Prosecutor for the State Attorney's Office in Tampa. He has provided legal commentary on the O.J. Simpson case on Fox 13 and Bay News 9 and has been quoted in the St. Petersburg Times and the Tampa Tribune.

Non-Profit Founder

In addition, Fleming is the founder of Lawyers for Literacy, a non-profit dedicated to helping disadvantaged children pass the FCAT and build a foundation for success, lowering their risk of involvement in the juvenile criminal system.

​Fleming is a Graduate of the University of Florida and Stetson University College of Law. He is a member of the Florida Bar and has been admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Fleming is also a member of the Pinellas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, a member of the St. Petersburg and Clearwater Bar Associations, and a former president of the St Petersburg Bar Association. In 2020, he was awarded the Professionalism Award by the St. Petersburg Bar Association.


  • University of Florida
  • Stetson University College of Law

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  • Florida Bar
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • Pinellas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • St. Petersburg Bar Association - Former President
  • Clearwater Bar Association


  • Professionalism Award, St Petersburg Bar Association - 2020
  • Super Lawyers - 2021, 2022

Contact The Fleming Law Group, P.A. to schedule your FREE consultation with a former prosecutor.

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 decades of combined experience. Over the years, we have gained a renown in our field for our results and care for our clients.

“Mr. Fleming got me an incredible result for my case. I have worked with many other lawyers in the past and thought he represented me the best. He also stays in touch with me since my troubles to make sure everything is ok. He also has a great people working with him. They are always so nice to me when I call and I get return calls right away.”

- Kip
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