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Donald A. Lykkebak Attorney at Law, Central Florida.
Specializing in ...

- All criminal violations, state or federal
- Misdemeanor and Felony
  (Adult or Juvenile)
- Drug Trafficking
- Drug possession charges
- Marijuana charges
- White collar crimes
- Embezzlement
- Fraud
- Theft
- Battery
- Domestic and Repeat Violence Injunctions (Either petitioner or respondent accepted)
- Juvenile Dependency
- Child Abuse and Neglect

Criminal Defense Attorney in Winter Park

Donald A. Lykkebak, Criminal Defense Attorney

Widely known throughout the Orlando area, Donald A. Lykkebak is a criminal defense attorney providing outstanding legal representation to all clients facing criminal accusations. Mr. Lykkebak handles each person’s problem himself and does not pass the client off to a junior associate.


Donald Lykkebak has always committed his practice to criminal law. Having worked both as a prosecutor and defense attorney, he knows the Florida system, from county courts to state and federal jurisdictions. He has handled nearly every possible type of crime, from minor marijuana offenses to murder. These have included several highly publicized trials.

Over the years, Don Lykkebak has handled a high volume of drug cases. These range from personal possession to trafficking charges. He is experienced at recognizing complicated search and seizure issues when present in any case. Mr. Lykkebak also represents clients charged with any crime including “white-collar” crimes, such as embezzlement, fraud, money laundering and theft.


When anyone is charged with a crime the most important decision he or she may make is the choice of a criminal defense lawyer to help them. It is important to choose one who is skilled and experienced. Board certification recognizes that kind of skill and experience.

First and foremost this question should be asked:

Is my lawyer a board certified criminal trial lawyer?

Board certification requires years of experience and favorable evaluations from other lawyers and Judges. Then the applicant must pass an exhaustive written examination. Once board certified, regular renewal and qualification for that designation is required.

Donald Lykkebak has been a board certified criminal trial lawyer in the State of Florida since 1987. The first year the exam to demonstrate this special expertise in criminal law was given. Mr. Lykkebak is also board certified by the National Board of Legal Specialty Certification. The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is a nationwide, universally respected board certification association.


Another good indicator of a lawyer’s reputation, experience and professional respect he receives can be found in his Martindale-Hubbell rating. Martindale-Hubbell is a directory to lawyers of the United States. For many decades, the Martindale-Hubbell company has endeavored to rate and evaluate lawyers. The highest rating a lawyer can receive is AV. Mr. Lykkebak has been an AV rated lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell since 1989. As a result, he is included in Martindale-Hubbell’s directory of Preeminent Lawyers of America.


Donald Lykkebak has been featured as a cover story in Florida Super Lawyers 2008 edition. He is annually selected by Florida Super Lawyers for recognition. Further, he has been featured in Orlando Magazine, the Orlando Sentinel and Orlando Business Journal.


Time is critical when consulting a criminal lawyer to help you. Anyone who believes that he or she may be the subject of a criminal investigation or those who have just been arrested will dramatically improve their prospects for successful defense by discussing the alleged criminal charges with a lawyer as soon as possible. This means before ever discussing anything with the police. Call immediately for assistance.

Donald Lykkebak has represented individuals from all walks of life: professionals, including physicians, other attorneys, ministers, engineers and CPAs. He has represented hundreds of persons charged with narcotics possession and drug conspiracy. People charged with white collar crimes, capital crimes, DUI and misdemeanor offenses have turned to him for his help. Whatever the criminal accusation, Donald Lykkebak has seen it before.


We recognize that any criminal charge can have a drastic impact on a person’s life and future happiness. Clients trust Mr. Lykkebak to shoulder this responsibility for them. Donald Lykkebak applies the same level of preparation, skill and focus to every case, whether large or small.

As a client, you can expect regular contact with your attorney. You will be kept informed about your case. You will stay involved. Your perspective about the evidence is vital to the preparation of an effective defense. Your comments and opinions will be heard.


Mr. Lykkebak is assisted by his staff member Judy, legal assistant and paralegal, who has more than 40 years of experience working with criminal defense clients. Together, their experience provides effective and supportive legal services to a diverse range of Florida clients.