Putnam County Lawyers
Authored by Ken LaMance
, LegalMatch Law Library Managing Editor and Attorney at Law
Instantly Post Your Case to Putnam County Attorneys
There's no cost to post your case using LegalMatch. We instantly submit your legal issue to licensed, pre-screened attorneys in your area for review. When interested Putnam County lawyers respond to your case with an offer of service, we provide you full attorney profiles that include background information, fees, and ratings by other LegalMatch users so you can choose the right lawyer for you. Our system is 100% confidential and you only reveal your identity to an interested attorney when you choose to do so. Learn more about how LegalMatch works.
Choose a Legal Category to Find a Lawyer Now
Putnam County, FL sits approximately 30 miles from the Atlantic Ocean, and is centrally located between Jacksonville, Gainesville, St. Augustine, and Daytona Beach. Established in 1849, the county was named in honor of Benjamin Alexander Putnam, the first president of the Florida Historical Society. Putnam County contains 70,400 residents in its 827 square miles.
Putnam County has an abundance of freshwater bodies, and is known for its largemouth black bass fishing and native wildlife habitat viewing opportunities. Area attractions include Ravine Gardens State Park, the Larimer Arts Center, and the Palatka Golf Club.
Located among the residents of this quiet community are a number of Putnam County lawyers. Lawyers in Putnam County specialize in legal matters involving business, real estate, family matters, intellectual property, personal injury, medical malpractice, and many others.
Lawyers in Putnam County are embroiled in a lawsuit against a proposed Wal-mart distribution center. Lawyers for Putnam County are seeking to amend the growth management plan for the county imposed by the state, in order to permit construction of the 880,000 square foot distribution complex. However, Putnam County officials face opposition from neighboring Volusia County and area residents who claim the distribution facility will disrupt area homes and business and strain local roads, with up to 800 trucks driving into and out of the facility daily. The lawsuit is ongoing.
Florida's court system is divided into 20 judicial circuits, which contain circuit, county, and district courts. Lawyers in Putnam County argue their cases in the 7th Judicial Circuit Courts
, the 5th District Court of Appeal
, or the Florida Supreme Court
. Each court is unique and has its own rules and procedures; a local Putnam County lawyer can help you to navigate this complex system.
Still looking for a Putnam County lawyer? Let LegalMatch.com
help. On our website you will find useful tips on how to select the right attorney and general information on common legal issues. You can also present your case confidentially to our listing of pre-screened, experienced attorneys who will respond to your case within 24 hours. Don't delay- let LegalMatch find your advocate today.
For additional information on the Florida court system and Putnam County lawyers please see the following external links:
Find Putnam County Lawyers Now
Let LegalMatch Find Putnam County Lawyers for You!
Last Modified: 01-25-2010 10:55 AM PST