PRIVATE
COUNSEL


ATTORNEYS

ORLANDO FLORIDA

407-849-2949

JILL HAMPTON
Jill is a member of the Florida Bar and is admitted to practice before all federal, state Jill earned her B.A. from Flagler College with honors in 1994.  After graduating from college, she worked as a Legal Assistant for several law firms in Orlando, where she gained valuable hands-on experience in a variety of civil litigation and real estate matters.

She obtained her law degree from Florida State University in 2002.  While in law school, Jill interned at the State of Florida Attorney General’s Office, Employment Litigation Division; the Florida Department of Business and Professional; the Circuit Court (Leon County) in Tallahassee; and a private law firm in
Tallahassee which practices employment litigation, insurance defense, and workers' compensation.

After graduation from law school, Jill served as an Assistant Public Defender in Orange County Florida, where she gained valuable courtroom and jury trial experience.  Prior to joining PRIVATE COUNSEL LLC, Jill was an associate at an Orlando law firm where she practiced civil litigation

Jill is a member of the Florida Bar, is past chair of the the Florida Bar Traffic Court Rules Committee, and is currently on the Criminal Court Rules Committee. She has also completed the 40-hour training course required of Traffic Court Hearing Officers.

Jill's practice areas include criminal defense, DUI defense, juvenile defense, traffic charges, traffic tickets, drug charges, domestic violence, violations of probation and community control, and sealing and expungement of criminal charges and criminal history.

Jill is available to discuss your case, and initial consultations in criminal and traffic cases are free.

SHON DOUCTRE

Shon Douctre is the founder and managing partner of Private Counsel, LLC, a private law firm with a section dedicated to DUI and DRUG defenses.  

Prior to entering private practice, he worked as an attorney in the capacity of an Assistant Public Defender for Orange County, Florida.  He has represented many great people on a range of criminal charges, and focuses most of his practice now on client charged with criminal traffic offenses.


Shon joined the United States Navy and served from 1987-1991, and received an honorable discharge after Desert Storm.  He received the National Defense Medal for his contribution in that conflict.

Shon attended Pennsylvania State University and received his undergraduate degree in 1995.  Shon graduated cum laude from Barry University School of Law.  While at Penn State, he earned Dean's List seven times.  In 1994 and 1995, he was inducted in the Kappa Tau Alpha and Golden Key National Honor Societies.  

While in law school, he worked for several private law firms in a variety of legal capacities.  

Shon's practice areas include criminal defense, DUI defense, juvenile defense, traffic charges, traffic tickets, drug charges, domestic violence, violations of probation and community control, and sealing and expungement of criminal charges and criminal history.

Additionally, he belongs to the United States Middle District of Florida Bar. He joined the Florida Bar in September 2002.