Practice Areas

Criminal Defense


Florida A&M University College of Law, J. D.
University of Central Florida, B.S.


Phone: (407) 661-1109

Jasmine Hawthorne

Criminal Defense Attorney

Jasmine Hawthorne is an attorney with Joshi Law Firm. Ms. Hawthorne earned her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Central Florida followed by Juris Doctorate from Florida A&M University College of Law in Orlando. Ms. Hawthorne began her legal career as a Judicial Intern during her first year of law school. During her final year of law school, she practiced as a Legal intern with the Public Defender’s Office.

Since graduating law school, Ms. Hawthorne worked as an Assistant State Attorney prosecuting in both County and Circuit Courts. She has extensive courtroom, jury trial and appeal experience. She diligently analyzes a case’s merit and her strength is in preparation and details. She dedicates her time to helping clients understand the legal system and zealously fight to gain the best possible outcome. Ms. Hawthorne believes good people do get arrested. When not in the courtroom she enjoys traveling, volunteering with the Homelessness Coalition, and training for marathons.

Jasmine Hawthorne has handled cases in the following but not limited to areas:

  • Aggravated Assault & Aggravated Battery
  • Battery
  • Burglary
  • Controlled Substance Offenses (Possession, Sale and Delivery)
  • Domestic Violence Injunctions
  • Driving Offenses (No Valid DL, Driving while License Suspended)
  • Driving Under the Influence
  • Family Law (Divorce, Custody Modifications)
  • Fraud
  • Homicide
  • Juvenile Offenses
  • Mental Health proceedings dealing with criminal charges
  • Possession of Child Porn
  • Sexual Battery
  • Theft Charges
  • Violations of Probation
  • Weapons Charges (Possession by Convicted Felon, Aggravated Assault)
  • Florida State (Statewide)
  • Criminal Law