Criminal Justice Center (CJC) Courthouse

Visit the Pinellas County Justice Center (CJC) Courthouse and Annex Building at 14250 49th Street North, Clearwater, FL 33762, in Pinellas County, FL.

Located within CJC are the Jury Assembly section and Clerk’s Department. The Courthouse Annex building houses the Family Court and Judicial Administration.

The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office manages security at the courthouse. PCSO deputies are stationed at the front doors and in each courtroom. At the front door’s security checkpoint, deputies will search purses, backpacks, briefcases, and other belongings.

Construction on the courthouse began in 1982. A significant court addition was added in 1996. Beginning in 2021, the renovation added 5,000 gross square feet of main entrance addition and a secure lobby.

According to Mason Blau and Associates, Inc., the County Justice Center (CJC) Courthouse and attached Annex Building involved a $69,000,000.00 design criteria package. Dewberry Architects was the Associate Architectural firm participating in the project with Mason Blau and Associates, Inc.

The total floor area of the complex includes more than 533,000 gross square feet. The planned renovations of the new Courthouse Annex expanded the space to 79,000 gross square feet.

Attorneys for the CJC Courthouse in Clearwater, FL

The attorneys at Sammis Law Firm represent clients accused of crimes throughout Pinellas County, FL. These felony and misdemeanor cases are prosecuted at the CJC Courthouse in Clearwater, FL.

We also represent clients served with a petition for an injunction for protection from domestic violence, dating violence, sexual violence, repeat violence, or stalking. We also represent clients on the newest types of injunctions for risk protection orders (red flag laws) or elderly financial exploitation.

Contact our office to set up a free and confidential consultation. During the consultation, you can discuss the case with an attorney. Find out more about the charges pending against you, the potential punishments, and the best defenses to fight the accusations.

We can help you at every stage of the case, from the initial investigation, first appearance, arraignment, and pre-trial conferences through the trial or final resolution.

Sammis Law Firm’s main office is in downtown Tampa, FL. We recently opened an office in Clearwater near the CJC Courthouse. Visit our office at 14010 Roosevelt Blvd Suite 701, Clearwater, FL 33762-3820. 

Don’t face the judge alone. Contact our experienced criminal defense lawyers for Pinellas County, FL.

Call 727-210-7004. 

Additional Information

Pinellas County Justice Center – Visit the website of the Sixth Judicial Circuit serving Pinellas County, FL, to learn more about the Pinellas County Justice Center with the location code of CJC. The website includes a map and directions to CJC, along with courtroom photos for courtrooms 1, 2, 3, and 23. The address page contains information about other courthouses in Pinellas County, including Clearwater Courthouse (CLWR), 501 Building in St. Petersburg (501), North County Traffic Court (NCT), Clearwater Historic Courthouse (OCH), and St. Petersburg Judicial Building (SP).

Information on CJC – Visit the website of Ken Burke, CPA, Clerk of the Circuit Court in Pinellas County, FL, to find criminal court information and services for felony cases, misdemeanor cases, and criminal traffic cases.

Justice Coordination in Pinellas County, FL – Visit the website for the county of Pinellas to find information on Justice Coordination, which evaluates justice programs in Pinellas County, FL. Services provided include policy analysis and planning, grant management, and project coordination. Many of the justice programs in Pinellas County perform their services at the Criminal Justice Center.

Criminal Defense Attorneys in Pinellas – Learn more about the services the criminal defense attorneys at Sammis Law Firm provide for clients with charges pending at the courthouse in Clearwater in Pinellas County’s Criminal Justice Center.

This article was last updated on Friday, May 12, 2023.