Marshall & Berry, P.A.

Southeast Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys with 21 Years of Combined Legal Experience

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Firm Overview

West Palm Beach law firm helps you navigate through difficult times that come with family law issues, criminal charges and DUI
At Marshall & Berry, P.A. they have 21 years of combined legal experience helping clients get through tough times. They understand the law and have the ability to exercise good judgement in the most difficult situations. The firm is located in West Palm Beach, Florida and represents clients throughout Southeast Florida.

Attorneys are Florida Board Certified in Criminal Trial Law
The attorneys at Marshall & Berry, P.A. are Board Certified in criminal trial law by the Florida Bar Board and can help review, prepare and litigate your case, providing a high level of skill in the courtroom. The firm uses their in-depth knowledge of the Florida criminal legal system to build a strong defense against everything from minor offenses to misdemeanors and major felonies.

DUI lawyers help you get satisfactory results
If you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI), you need an attorney with the judgement and experience to advise you of your rights. Marshall & Berry, P.A. have represented clients facing DUI charges and have in-depth knowledge of how to best proceed and the experience that breeds good judgement about these matters. If you are not adequately represented, your fines and other penalties can build up. The attorneys at Marshall & Berry, P.A. have worked both sides of the aisle and inform you of options.

Family law in Palm Beach County
The law firm of Marshall & Berry, P.A. helps clients achieve their goals in family legal matters. The firm's attorneys represent clients going through divorce and child custody cases and negotiating support. The firm understands how important these matters are to you and your family and works hard to get the results you want in court. Contact their office in West Palm Beach for more information about how they can help you.
Main Office

Main Office
6600 South Dixie Highway
West Palm Beach  FL  33405

Phone
  • 561-281-7155
Fax
Criminal Defense
If you have been charged with a crime in Florida, you need an experienced criminal defense attorney on your side.
An experienced firm fighting for your rights
Marshall & Berry, P.A. fights to defend the rights of their clients. They have built their reputations on getting results. The firm is intimately familiar with all facets of the Florida criminal justice system, and have the knowledge and skill to make sure you understand your legal options and to guide you through the legal process.

With more than 21 years of combined legal experience, the attorneys at Marshall & Berry, P.A. in West Palm Beach have represented clients in state and federal courts on charges ranging from minor offenses to serious felonies, including:
-Traffic violations
-Assault and battery
-DWI/DUI/OWI
-Possession of drugs
-Theft and larceny
-Burglary
-Robbery
-Arson
-Rape
-Homicide - murder/manslaughter
-Domestic violence
-White collar crime
-And more

When you have charges on your record that you want eliminated, Marshall & Berry, P.A. can help you get those charges sealed or expunged, or represent you in appellate court.

No matter what obstacle has been placed in your way, rest assured that the attorneys at Marshall & Berry, P.A. strive diligently to help you overcome it, and work tenaciously to attain the best possible result for you.

Going the extra mile to ensure your freedom
At Marshall & Berry, P.A., they go the extra mile to ensure that you get the justice you deserve. They have taken an oath to provide exemplary service, an oath that they are dedicated to honoring. Through meticulous preparation and a firm attention to detail, the firm's efforts are always focused on achieving that goal. They personally speak with witnesses, review police records and examine the alleged crime scene. They also bring in experts who challenge the prosecution and help them prepare trial strategy.

Nothing is more important than your freedom. If you need a defense attorney who is dedicated to your case, contact Marshall & Berry, P.A. today.

Scott Berry

Scott Berry has been practicing law in the state of Florida since October 2001. He came to Florida from Connecticut, where he attended law school at the University of Connecticut from 1998 to 2001. Prior to law school, Mr. Berry graduated cum laude from American University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. He also completed a minor in Justice while at American. Mr. Berry attended William H. Hall High School in West Hartford, Connecticut, graduating in 1994.

Mr. Berry began his legal career at the Office of the Public Defender for the 15th Judicial Circuit. During his 9 1/2 years working as a public defender, Mr. Berry tried more than 50 jury trials and represented thousands of indigent people charged with a variety of offenses. As a public defender, Mr. Berry spent more than two years in the Major Crimes division, where he tried many homicide cases and represented numerous people facing the death penalty.

Mr. Berry has also represented juveniles charged in both juvenile and adult court, as well as adults charged with offenses ranging from domestic battery to DUI to possession of cocaine to arson to capital sexual battery. He also served as the Resource Director for the County Court division. There, Mr. Berry supervised the newer attorneys in the office, assisting them in trial preparation and professional representation.

In February 2011, Mr. Berry became a founding partner in the law firm of Marshall & Berry, P.A., where he represents clients in criminal and family law cases.

Admitted
-Florida, 2001
-Washington D.C., 2006
-United States Supreme Court, 2006
-United States Southern District of Florida, 2011

Education
-University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2001
-American University, B.A., cum laude

Memberships
-Palm Beach County Bar Association
-National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Palm Beach County Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Community Involvement
-Delray Beach discussion

Cases in the News
-State of Florida v. Israel Juarez-Velasquez*
-State of Florida v. John Dorsey
-State of Florida v. Tommy Moreland*
-State of Florida v. Albert Laguerre
-State of Florida v. Ivana Linic**
-State of Florida v. Jose Martinez Santana***

* Not guilty of first degree murder with a firearm.
** Aggravated Manslaughter of a Child - guilty of a lesser offense, sentenced to probation
*** Death Penalty case - guilty of lesser, 25-year sentence
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