Probate Law

Are You Seeking a Probate Attorney?

Don't delay, even if you are not sure you need a lawyer, call us today for piece of mind.

If you are in need of a top-notch, highly regarded probate or wills and trusts attorney in Northeast Florida, know that Finnell, McGuinness, Nezami & Andux, P.A. have a sterling reputation for handling these matters with the utmost discretion, integrity, and care. Maybe that’s why so many satisfied clients recommend us so highly.

We Handle Probate, Wills & Trusts, and Power of Attorney Matters

Our team of highly skilled attorneys have vast experience with end of life planning, wills and trusts, power of attorney, guardianship, living wills and health care surrogates. We look out for our clients’ best interests in all areas of their health, finances, and emotional wellbeing. No wonder our clients recommend us time and time again.

At Finnell, McGuinness, Nezami & Andux, P.A. we understand that issues such as living wills and health care surrogates are not just legal matters, they are emotional ones as well.  You can count on us to speak to your concerns and treat you not as a client, but as a member of our own family. For instance, many people put off proper end of life planning, but wouldn’t you rather decide those issues for yourself, rather than leaving your family to struggle with what your wishes may have been? Too many families are torn apart as they grapple with issues of elder care, health care surrogates, as well as other complicated and emotionally draining end of life matters. Don’t have yours be one of them.

About Our Firm

Our attorneys have a combined 100-plus years of experience and expertise in all areas of the law, from criminal defense to traffic accidents to immigration to civil rights. In addition to estate planning, we handle all family law matters, such as:

  • Divorce
  • Paternity
  • Modifications
  • Child Custody
  • Parental Responsibility
  • Visitation
  • Alimony
  • Child support
  • Property Settlements

You will be hard-put to find another firm in Northeast Florida that matches the depth of our experience.

Don’t Delay Another Second. Reach Out Today.

Contact us today so you can schedule a free consultation for your probate matters. We will familiarize ourselves with your needs, make a recommendation, and walk you through all the steps that lie ahead. We pride ourselves on our ability to demystify the legal process for you and make sure your comfort level is being met.

So let Finnell, McGuinness, Nezami & Andux, P.A. help you as we have helped countless clients in Jacksonville, St. Augustine, Green Cove Springs, Ponte Vedra, Duval County, St. Johns County, Clay County, Nassau County, Flagler County, and the entire Northeast Florida area.

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Practice Areas

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Criminal Defense

Founded on the steadfast belief in doing what's right for our clients, Finnell, McGuinness, Nezami & Andux is a Criminal Defense firm serving Duval County and the surrounding areas. We've built and staked our reputations on getting the best possible outcome for our clients. Every case is important, no matter how big or small. Our senior trial attorneys pride themselves on knowing the law and using it your advantage. We are experienced in handling case as simple as traffic tickets and as complex as homicide.

Personal Injury

If you have been injured in an accident due to another’s carelessness, you may be able to recover your damages. However, time is of the essence. If you wait to long you may be barred form making a claim. Our personal injury attorneys have years of knowledge representing clients who have been injured and can help you learn more about personal injury and whether or not you are eligible for recovery.

Family Law

We approach family law and divorce in a straightforward manner. We strive to find peaceful solutions while protecting your rights. We strive to minimize discord and strive to help everyone prioritize the children’s interests. Our experienced family lawyers understand the need to protect your assets, your business and your ability to earn income and provide for your family.

Estate Planning

Although end-of-life planning can be a difficult subject, it is important for you to deal with these issues so you and your family can be protected in case something unexpected happens. Let our experienced attorneys guide you through these difficult decisions and give you peace of mind.


If you or a loved one has been arrested for a DUI, we realize this can be an embarrassing and traumatic experience. Our experienced DUI attorneys know how to fight DUI charges by contesting field sobriety test, breath test or blood draws. Our DUI Attorneys who have the trial experience necessary to expose the weaknesses in the state’s case.

Traffic Tickets & Misdemeanors

Most of us have had to deal with the authorities regarding a traffic ticket or infraction. Traffic tickets can be an expensive frustration of both your time and financial resources. However, most people are not aware that they have options after being ticketed. Don't take the points!

Immigration & Deportation

At FMNA, we are prepared to guide you through the complicated immigration process of filing a family petition. We can also guide you through the naturalization process so you can become a citizen of the United States and reap all the benefits that citizenship offers. If you or your loved one is not a United States citizen, it is extremely important that you consult with an immigration attorney if you have been arrested or are involved in a criminal investigation.

Federal Court

Not all attorneys choose to represent clients in federal court. Our attorneys have the knowledge and experience in federal court to handle your federal case. Bruce Culbert is a veteran federal trial attorney serving Clay County, Duval County and Nassau County. Attorneys Gonzalo Andux and Ann Finnell are also veteran trial attorney who practice in the Middle District. Additionally, attorneys Vanessa Newtson and Bruce Culbert are active members of the Criminal Justice Act Panel.

Civil Rights Cases

If you’ve had your civil rights violated by the government, you need a strong and experienced law firm to defend you and uphold the Constitution. Whether you’ve been hurt by a local municipality, a state actor or the United States government, our attorneys have the experience, expertise and resources necessary to defend your rights, hold the government accountable and ensure you are compensated for your damages.