Sam N. Master Attorney at Law

Sam N. Masters Founder of Sam Masters Legal

A former prosecutor and experienced Daytona Beach criminal defense attorney with 30 years of trial experience, Mr. Masters has spent over 30 years concentrating primarily on criminal defense and 25 years in personal injury cases.

Mr. Masters has been a resident of Daytona Beach, Volusia County, Florida since 1959. He graduated from Seabreeze High School and obtained his Bachelor's Degree from Florida State University, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He also obtained his law degree from FSU and was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1983.

He is a member and Volusia County Chapter Representative of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL). He also served 11 consecutive years as the President of the local chapter of FACDL prior to becoming chapter representative.

Mr. Masters maintains an AV rating from Martindale Hubbell, which is the highest peer review rating available.

  • Member and Volusia County Chapter Representative of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL).
  • Past President, Volusia County Chapter of the Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (1995-2006)
  • Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • Past Chairman, Seventh Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee "C"
  • Assistant State Attorney, Office of the State Attorney, Seventh Judicial Circuit (1983-88), serving as a special prosecutor for drug trafficking cases for two and one-half years
  • Member: Criminal Justice Review Committee for Volusia County (1997); and the Seventh Circuit Committee on Professionalism (1998)
  • Daytona Beach area resident since 1959