DeLand Family Law & Criminal Defense Attorneys
Three Decades of Collective Legal Experience Handling Cases in DeLand, Daytona Beach & West Volusia, FL

Buckmaster & Ellzey Partner; Welcome New Associate

Buckmaster & Ellzey

DeLand, FL – Attorneys Jeremy J. Buckmaster and J. David Ellzey, Jr. announce the formation of the new law partnership of Buckmaster & Ellzey, PLC. Previously operating as Buckmaster Law, Buckmaster & Ellzey focuses its practice on Criminal, Family, and Immigration law and offers Family Law mediation with Attorney Buckmaster. Buckmaster & Ellzey represents clients in Volusia, Flagler and Seminole counties and has offices located in DeLand and DeLand.

Jeremy Buckmaster, founder of the firm, describes the decision to become partners, “David and I have similar goals in representation – advocacy with a level head and direct approach. Our commitment is to work toward solutions for our clients and provide our clients access and an understanding of the system so that they can have a voice in the process. Our clients come first.”

Buckmaster & Ellzey also welcomes Associate Attorney, Brian Cantrell to the team. Mr. Cantrell is a seasoned trial attorney and a DeLand native. Mr. Cantrell received his law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law. He interned for the State Attorney's Office in St. John's County while in law school and previously practiced as an Assistant Public Defender, during which time he litigated misdemeanors and felonies ranging from DUI to serious offenses involving life sentences in prison. Mr. Cantrell will add to the team’s outstanding customer service, strong communication, and effective negotiation skills.

J. David Ellzey, Jr. describes Mr. Cantrell as a tremendous asset to the firm, “We are looking forward to having Mr. Cantrell. He provides real dedication to his clients and that focus on customer service is what is so important when handling sensitive matters involving family and liberty. He also has extensive trial experience to ensure that client’s rights are defended in a courtroom setting.”

With over 25 years experience of combined experience, Buckmaster & Ellzey practice areas include Criminal, Family, Immigration Law, and Mediation. Handling a wide spectrum of services ranging from DUI, child custody and support proceedings, marital dissolution, domestic violence, marital and cohabitation agreements, stepparent adoptions and alternative dispute resolution.

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