Jacksonville Family Law, Criminal Defense, and Personal Injury Law Firm

The Dorsey Law Firm

William J. Dorsey founded the Dorsey Law Firm in 1975. Mr. Dorsey attended Lee High School in Jacksonville and continued his education at the University of Florida where he played football and was the captain of the 1968 Florida Gators.

Mr. Dorsey holds a B.S.B.A degree in Business Management and Juris Doctorate from the University of Florida Law School. After being admitted to the Florida Bar, Mr. Dorsey was an Assistant State Attorney in Jacksonville from 1973-1975.

Mr. Dorsey has tried numerous jury trials through out Florida in both state and federal courts. He has relied on his background in sports and teamwork to develop a competitive expertise as a trial attorney.

With over 35 years of local experience behind his Jacksonville law practice, Mr. Dorsey welcomes the opportunity to represent you in matters of:


  • Florida 1973
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Fifth and Eleventh Circuits 1978


  • Juris Doctor, University of Florida College of Law 1978
  • Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, University of Florida 1970

Family Law, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Attorney

Having tried well into the multiple hundreds of cases, Mr. Dorsey has represented clients in front of nearly every judge is Duval, Clay, St. Johns, and Nassau Counties, and has tried cases throughout the entire State of Florida. He prides himself on his reputation as a creative and aggressive attorney who knows when to push at trial and when to navigate through negotiations.

Member: Jacksonville Bar Association

To request your in-person consultation at our Jacksonville Law Office, please call us today at (904) 346-3883.  The Dorsey Law Firm has represented clients in front of nearly every judge is Duval, Clay, St. Johns, and Nassau Counties, and has tried cases throughout the entire State of Florida.

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10752 Deerwood Park Blvd. Suite 100, Jacksonville, Florida 32256 (Duval Co.)

P: 904-394-2865 | F: 904-358-8060 | Email: Dorsey Law Firm

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COVID-19 Update


As the situation around COVID-19 continues to evolve, we will remain open until further notice. As always, the well-being of our clients and staff remains our highest priority, therefore we have taken precautions recommended by global and local public health authorities to reduce the spread of COVID-19.


— We have encouraged our staff to practice social distancing by reducing physical contact with others to ensure we can continue to work for our clients.
— Requiring all client meetings and consultations to be conducted virtually.
— We are happy to have meetings with you via phone, online conferencing, as well as through email.
— Our team will continue to fulfill court obligations with the new methods required by the courts as they remain open telephonically.


If you’re in immediate need, including any family law, criminal law, or personal injury matter, don’t hesitate to contact us with questions.


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