Our People

Joseph “Joe” Alvarez

A gifted communicator who is action-oriented, Joe consistently receives high marks from his clients. Joe started his legal career nine years ago as a freshman in college, working for a prominent Workers Compensation firm. While earning his Criminal Justice undergraduate degree, Joe developed a passion for Family Law and Criminal Defense. He clerked for almost five years at a firm focused extensively on Family Law, Criminal Law, and Personal Injury cases. Joe graduated with honors from Valdosta State University, then attended Florida Coastal School of Law, while at the same time clerking for the Zisser team. He was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2016 and officially accepted an associate position at the firm.

Organized and astute, Joe’s clients applaud his energy, focus, and well-thought approach. His many talents include an exceptional memory that ensures commitment to detail, an ability to work efficiently and effectively to obtain the best results for his clients, and a sense of complete composure and professionalism.

Joe is an engaging presenter and published author of Family Law and related Criminal Law topics. He serves on the Executive Committee for the Family Law American Inns of Court and dedicates time serving in the community. He speaks at the Jacksonville Legal Aide about Family Law issues and is involved with the Veterans Administration Clinic, which provides legal advice to Veterans who are in need.

Focus Areas
  • Marital and Family Law
  • Criminal Law
Distinctions
  • American Bar Association Student Scholarship recipient, Florida Coastal School of Law
  • Dean Merit Scholarship for Academic Performance recipient
  • “Ones to Watch” by Best Lawyers
Affiliations
  • Florida Family Law American Inns of Court, Executive Committee
Speaking Engagements
  • Volunteer speaker for the Jacksonville Legal Aide on Family Law-related topics