Contact our firm at: (772) 257.5079

Dedicated Vero Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer and Family Law Attorney

Compassion and credentials equal real solutions for Florida families

Criminal defendants and people struggling with divorce-related issues need a lawyer they can trust — one who is stern and persistent when dealing with the opposition and who also cares deeply for clients.

At A. Julia Graves, P.A., clients receive both.  As a family law attorney and criminal defense lawyer, A. Julia “Judy” Graves is passionate about guiding clients through what are often the most difficult times of their lives.

Like a trusted neighbor, Attorney Graves gets to know clients, their situations and their goals. She tailors legal strategies to achieve those goals and deliver peace of mind.

More than two decades of criminal defense and family law in Indian River and St. Lucie counties

Her significant knowledge and experience put clients at a distinct advantage, no matter what their legal issues. She helps clients with:

  • Criminal law — As a former criminal prosecutor at the state attorney’s office in Vero Beach, Attorney Graves sees criminal cases from all angles and is a valuable resource for clients. Her criminal practice spans more than 20 years.

  • Family law — Attorney Graves has been helping divorcing couples and family law clients for 16 years. She brings determination and a clear perspective to the negotiation table.

Her practice also includes appeals and probate.

Driven to help the community

As a fourth-generation Floridian and a Vero Beach native, Attorney Graves has an unwavering sense of commitment to the people who live in this community, whether or not they are clients.  In addition to supporting Main Street renovations, she regularly runs marathons to raise funds for Team Fox and the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation.

Her most recent endeavor is working with the Innocence Project of Florida, reviewing death penalty and life-imprisonment cases to help prevent the execution or incarceration of innocent people.

A skilled Vero Beach attorney in your corner

For help with criminal defense or family law in Vero Beach, contact A. Julia Graves, P.A. online or at (772) 257.5079. From her downtown office, she serves clients throughout Fort Pierce and St. Lucie counties.