Local Lawyers

Exceptional Experience.

When you need to overcome legal obstacles, turn to the lawyers at Crawford, Modica & Holt. We work collaboratively with each other, and with you, to achieve practical solutions in a multitude of areas, including family law, criminal defense, land use and zoning, general, civil and complex litigation, probate litigation, business and regulatory matters, real estate, and more.
Jimmy D Crawford
Stephanie Modica
Lindsay C.T. Holt

Our Practice Areas


Business regulatory matters

Business & Regulatory Matters

Business Formation, Commercial Disputes, Employer Representation and More.

Criminal Law

Criminal Defense

Felony And Misdemeanor Criminal Lawyers – Representation That Protects Your Rights.

Family Law

Family Law

Divorce, Child Custody, Modifications, Injunctions And More.

land use and zoning

Land Use & Zoning

Experienced Help in obtaining rezoning, land use plan amendments, variances, and a wide variety of other land use and development approvals and permits.



We Are A Trial Law Firm. Call us to see how we can help solve your legal problems.

Real Estate Law

Real Estate

Our lawyers are experienced in all areas of real estate practice, including property rights, easements, boundary disputes, mortgages and liens, and property transfers.

Business, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Family Law Attorneys

We help individuals and businesses throughout Lake, Orange and Sumter County achieve success in professional, business and personal legal matters. We are local Lawyers with exceptional experience. Each of our Clermont and Tavares office lawyers focus on a particular practice area in order to remain on the leading edge of Florida law. Our attorneys lecture on emerging legal topics to colleagues throughout Florida, and we are respected as fierce litigators and negotiators in and out of court.

Our Services

We offer a comprehensive range of legal services to help people and businesses in need, including family law, child support, criminal defense, land use, and zoning, general, civil, and complex litigation, probate litigation, business, and regulatory matters, real estate, and more. We truly enjoy what we do and with the help of our dedicated staff we will do our best to achieve positive outcomes, resolve disputes and protect your future.

Our Courtroom Experience

Our attorneys are experienced courtroom advocates for businesses and individuals in all of our practice areas. Whether your business is at stake in a high-risk legal battle or you need to fight for the protection and custody of your children, we are aggressive and knowledgeable trial lawyers who fight for our clients in and out of court. We serve Clermont, Minneola, Groveland, Winter Garden, Leesburg, Montverde, Oakland, Howey In The Hills, Doctor Phillips, Windermere, The Villages, Lake County, and the surrounding towns, areas and counties.
Business Law

Meet Our Team


Jimmy Crawford

Jimmy Crawford was born in Corpus Christi, TX in 1959, and lived his first
20 years or so in the Lone Star State.
He and most of his family are unrepentant Texas Aggies (insert joke here).

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Stephanie Modica

Stephanie is a native of Clermont, Florida and graduate of South Lake High School. After high school, Stephanie attended the University of Florida (Go Gators!) graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science.

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Lindsey Holt

Lindsay C. T. Holt was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, but has spent the majority of her life in Florida. After graduating from Leesburg High School, Lindsay attended Florida State University where she earned her A.A

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