About Us

Jacob Grollman, P.A.

A native of Lakewood Ranch, Jacob Grollman has gained a reputation as an aggressive and skilled defense attorney in the Bradenton and Sarasota area. He concentrates his legal work on criminal defense and has represented individuals charged with various misdemeanor and felony offenses. During his career as a defense attorney, Jacob has tried numerous jury trials, from DUIs to aggravated assault and battery. Regardless of the severity of the charge, he thoroughly examines all angles and develops strong defenses for our clients.

A zealous advocate in and out of the courtroom, Jacob believes in the need to vigorously defend. He works relentlessly to protect the rights of the accused and has proven his ability to get results, whether in front of a judge or jury. He is committed to providing the attentive service and representation necessary to obtain the most favorable outcome for our clients and their future.

Jacob prides himself on his communication with his clients. When you call Jacob, he will call you back within 24 hours. No matter what the update on your case is, Jacob will always stay in communication with you.

Practice Areas

We exclusively practice only criminal law.

DUI Defense

DUIs can happen to anyone. If you are arrested for a DUI you quickly realize that harsh reality and you immediately need to hire an attorney to begin fighting for you.

A DUI can result in serious consequences, including the suspension or loss of your driver’s license, substantial fines, probation, community service, a felony conviction, DUI school, counseling, and even jail. It is vital to speak with an experienced with Jacob Grollman about your rights and options.

There are a number of factors that the Law Office of Jacob Grollman will explore when aggressively defending your DUI.  

  • Did the officer have probable cause to stop you?
  • Did the officer have probable cause to have you exit the car and perform field sobriety exercises
  • Did the police videotape the DUI?
  • Did the police read you Miranda?
  • Did you submit to a breath, urine or blood test?
  • Did you refuse to submit to a test?
  • Did the officer read implied consent regarding your license?

Drug Crime Defense

The “War on Drugs” has led to some of the harshest minimum mandatory penalties for the simple possession of a controlled substance. There are a number of ways that the Law Office of Jacob Grollman, P.A. defends against the severe drug laws, which can range from license suspension to minimum mandatory prison sentences. It is important that you have the best counsel you can. Jacob Grollman takes pride in his knowledge of search and seizure law and will diligently research every detail of your case to make sure your rights were not violated.

Diversion Programs

  • Pretrial Intervention (PTI)
  • Drug Court
  • Sealing and Expungement

Violent Crime Defense

The Law Office of Jacob Grollman defends those charged with anything from domestic battery, aggravated assault and acts involving deadly weapons. 


Sometimes a conversation can get escalate and emotions get involved. Exchanged threats and physical violence may be the end result of the argument. Knowing the details of what happened and who was involved in the altercation are key. Jacob Grollman is experienced in sorting through the details of assault and battery cases and provides all the possible defenses.


We always aim to exceed our client’s expectations.

Very Competent!

We hired Mr. Grollman on behalf of my son, who had problems in two different counties in FL. He was willing to work with an attorney in the other county and he knew exactly what needed to be done and he went for it. He explained everything to us and was always ready to take a call from us to answer our questions. If needed, we would hire him again.

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We provide free consultations for your specific case. Contact us now to set your appointment.

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Frequently Asked Questions

It’s difficult to navigate the criminal justice system. Here are a few answers to your questions.

What type of crimes does Grollman Law handle?

Jacob Grollman takes on only criminal cases. Specializing in criminal law assures that all cases at Grollman Law are criminal in nature including Assault/Battery, DUI, Drug Offenses, Domestic Violence, Murder/Manslaughter, Probation Violation, Sex Crimes and Theft/Burglary.

Do you offer flexible payment plans?

Yes. Grollman Law will work with you based on your specific income circumstances.

What are my rights if I’m arrested?

Law enforcement must read you your rights, commonly known as miranda rights, when you are arrested.

You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to have an attorney. If you cannot afford one, one will be appointed to you by the court.

Why do I need an attorney?

Private defense attorneys have the time and resources to dedicate to your specific circumstances. Every case is different. There is no “standard” approach. You will need an experienced attorney who can navigate the criminal justice system and always be working for you. Jacob Grollman will investigate your case thoroughly and talk to all witnesses in the case to get the most information possible to use in your defense. In addition, you want an attorney who has experience working with the State Attorney’s Office on strictly criminal cases.

What if I’m not given a bond?

You need an aggressive and seasoned defense attorney who can help navigate and make sense of the court’s bail parameters. Jacob Grollman has experience as a public defender and private defense attorney in assisting clients with their bond amounts.