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Mr. Mydock practices DUI and criminal defense trial law statewide with an office in Saint Augustine. His experience includes over 3,000 criminal cases and over 40 trials completed to verdict. Mr. Mydock accepts criminal cases from traffic offenses to offenses punishable by life.
From 2010 to 2015, Mr. Mydock served as an Assistant State Attorney in the Seventh Judicial Circuit (St. Johns, Flagler, Putnam, and Volusia counties) for State Attorney R.J. Larizza. He tried cases in the DUI, misdemeanor, and felony divisions. He also served as the drug trafficking prosecutor and internship director for St. Johns County.
While at SAO7, Mr. Mydock prosecuted multiple high profile cases, including four homicide cases that resulted in guilty verdicts at trial.
In 2014, he appeared in a nationwide television segment by ABC 20/20 about an extortion and aggravated cyberstalking case that he prosecuted. In 2015, Mr. Mydock earned the SAO7 "Top Gun" Trial Award for his work as a felony prosecutor.
Mr. Mydock was born and raised in Gainesville, FL. He gradated from the University of Florida college of business and then the college of law. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Finance ('06) and Juris Doctor ('09) from UF. While in law school, Mr. Mydock was a member of Florida Blue Key, a Certified Legal Intern in the felony division of the State Attorney's Office (Alachua County), and a teaching assistant for Trial Practice. While in undergrad, Mr. Mydock was a Bright Futures Scholar while serving as Vice President and Comptroller for the largest fraternity on campus, the Florida Alpha Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon.
Travis Drew Eden Mydock, B.C.S. is a Board Certified Specialist and Expert in Criminal Trial Law as recognized by The Florida Bar. Less than 1% of all licensed attorneys in Florida hold this unique distinction. Attorneys who are Board Certified by The Florida Bar are tested for their expertise and evaluated for their professionalism. Additionally, they must complete advanced continuing legal education requirements and a minimum of
25 criminal trials to verdict. In addition to being a specialist and expert, Mr. Mydock also maintains a perfect 10 attorney rating on AVVO. In 2018, he was recognized in the Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers for Criminal Law in Florida.
Mr. Mydock is a leader in the legal profession at the state, circuit, and county level. He currently serves as President of the St. Johns County Bar Association (2018) and as President of the St. Johns County Chapter of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (2018). Since 2015, he has represented the Seventh Judicial Circuit on the Board of Governors for the Young Lawyers Division of The Florida Bar. Mr. Mydock also currently serves as Vice Chairman of The Florida Bar's Grievance Committee B for the Seventh Judicial Circuit. Previously, from 2015-2018, Mr. Mydock served on the Traffic Court Rules Committee of The Florida Bar. Mr. Mydock is a member of the Criminal Law Section of The Florida Bar and an Advisor in the Lawyers Advising Lawyers program offered by The Florida Bar.
Mr. Mydock has taught continuing legal education courses for the Saint Johns County Bar Association and the Young Lawyers Division of The Florida Bar. He also served as a judge for annual national mock trial competition hosted by his alma mater, UF Law.
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