Welcome to Stokes Law Firm

Attorney John M. Stokes

Established in 1993, Stokes Law Firm is dedicated to providing quality legal representation in the practice areas of civil litigation, personal injury, family law and criminal defense. Serving St. Petersburg and Gainesville, Stokes Law Firm offers aggressive and effective legal defense.

Our Commitment to our Clients

We want to prove to you that quality does not have to come at a high price.  We take a great deal of pride in offering personalized service to every client. We help clients who have business disputes, have suffered an injury due to someone’s negligence or deliberate action or have family law issues.

Our clients are more than case numbers; they are people. We recognize that you are an individual with unique needs and expectations. Our team is here to meet your need and exceed your expectations. When you work with us, you can have confidence that a caring legal advocate is on your side.

Our offices are located in St. Petersburg and Gainesville should you need help with civil litigation, personal injury cases, family law cases or criminal defense. Often just knowing you’ve made that first call to an attorney will put your mind at ease.  Contact Stokes Law Firm today and let us help.


John Stokes is an attorney that truly cares about his clients. Not only will you receive his years of expertise but the heart and passion that goes along with it. I would recommend John to anyone looking for a lawyer that will work hard and fight for their rights.

– Debby H.

When Life happens and you need a lawyer typically it is a scary and vulnerable feeling. I am so impressed with Mr. Stokes integrity and effort to go above and beyond the call of duty. He is knowledgeable, smart, experienced and has a great personality to help reduce the stress and pressure that comes with needing a lawyer. I Highly recommend him!

– Jude D.

Very professional and experienced! John has tried over 360 cases so you know you’re getting someone who knows what he’s doing. I would recommend him to my mother.

– Ruth G.