Josh Alexander practices exclusively in the areas of Criminal Defense and Personal Injury. Whether it is your first drunk driving charge or the State is alleging you are a repeat offender, we can review your case for possible dismissal or help you minimize the consequences and stay out of jail.
Russell B. McCormick is a former Special Assault Unit Prosecutor and experienced Trial Attorney here to serve your needs by providing aggressive and professional representation. He is dedicated to diligently explore, challenge, and attack every aspect of your DUI from the traffic stop through the trial if necessary.
William D. Umansky or "The Lawman" as he is affectionately known by his peers has almost two decades of experience offering "Second Chances" to clients who have either been injured as a result of someone else's negligence or who have, unfortunately, been charged with a crime. Whether you were impaired, drunk or sober, being pulled over and arrested on suspicion of drunk driving can have an impact on all aspects of your life. When you are dealing with a DUI charge, it is important to have an experienced Orlando DUI attorney on your side who understands what you are going through and can fight for your freedom.
Mr. Daniels attended the prestigious Auburn University, located in Auburn Alabama, and graduated in the year 2000 with honors. Since graduation, Brandon has focused his practice on DUI Defense, Personal Injury Litigation and Family Law matters. In 2009, Brandon started The Daniels Law Firm and has had the privilege of helping the citizens of Sarasota, Manatee, Pinellas and Hillsborough Counties ever since. His firm's focus is to fight for the individual rights of the wrongly accused and victims of automobile accidents and those charged with DUI. As a symbol of protection against bad DUI arrests, Daniels & Hannan, utilize the DUI DOGG logo depicting their never ending fight to protect their client constitutional rights.
DUI, traffic ticket and criminal defense attorney David Haenel, Esq. of Finebloom & Haenel has extensive experience litigating DUI, criminal and traffic-related cases in Florida courts. He rates a “Superb” (10 out of 10) rating by clients and other attorneys on the independent review site Avvo.com, and has been named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers magazine.Formerly with the State Attorney’s office, where he was named 2004 State of Florida DUI Prosecutor of the Year, David spent years training prosecutors and law enforcement to deal with all aspects of traffic-related crime.
Lots of DUI attorneys talk about being “former prosecutors.” But Elliott brings a unique insight into defending your Tampa DUI, because he isn’t just a former prosecutor… He’s the one who trained the prosecutors (and the police!) how to handle DUI cases.
Jackson Hilliard (sometimes called DUI Jack) is a DUI Attorney who serves Clearwater and the rest of the Tampa Metro area. He has lived in Saint Petersburg and the Tampa Bay area for the last ten years and is extremely familiar with the court system. If you have been accused of a DUI, you may be scared about your future and worried about possible Florida DUI penalties. At Hilliard Law, P.L., they will sit down and talk about the things that might happen to you after your arrest, as well as what might happen to your career, your family and your driver’s license.
For the past fifteen years, Ms. Sammis has devoted her career to defending individuals charged with DUI and other serious criminal offenses.After leaving the public defender's office more than ten years ago, Ms. Sammis entered private practice and continued to focus on defending people charged with DUI and other serious driving offenses. Ms. Sammis is able to provide aggressive and experienced legal representation to each of her clients charged DUI criminal offenses in the Tampa Bay area. Leslie Sammis takes a scholarly approach to conducting DUI legal research using the most cutting edge resources available to stay current on the changes in drunk driving defense. The firm was recently engaged in litigation to exclude the breath test.
If you have been charged with a DUI, you want the best Tampa DUI attorney to handle your case. M. Ameen has dedicated himself to understanding the ins and outs of DUI laws and protecting the rights of its clients. There are many factors that go into a DUI case, and many details that the prosecution must prove; like proving that your breath alcohol content impaired your normal faculties or that the officer followed all the right procedures in the initial police contact. If you are facing a DUI charge, and you want the best chance to be acquitted or have your penalty lessoned, then go with the Law Office of M. Ameen, a Tampa DUI attorney that has the experience, knowledge and commitment to handle any DUI case.
Florida accident and personal injury attorney Joe Harrison Wade II (“Jody”) helps fight for the rights of our injured clients and what they deserve. Jody stands ready to represent you.
As an Assistant Public Defender, Gene defended hundreds of clients charged with all types of offenses, from DUI to Armed Robbery, taking countless numbers of cases to trial. For the last six years, Gene’s legal practice has focused almost exclusively on DUI defense and substance abuse offenses while working at the law office of David Robbins.
Mr. Salzman is seriously committed to his clients and gives them personal care from the first court date to the final disposition of the case. You won’t be handed off to younger associates or any other staff member. Mr. Salzman will be the lawyer who meets with you, he will be the one speaking with you on the phone and he will be the one bringing his experience and skills to the courtroom. You can be assured that Mr. Salzman will bring his honesty, his integrity and his experience to every step of the way throughout the criminal process.
Matthew Glassman received a B.A. from Indiana University in 2002 and in 2005 graduated from the Saint Thomas University Law School with a J.D. degree and a Master's degree in Sports Management.
Daniel Izquierdo understands the frustration and fear that accompany a DUI charge. That’s why he is dedicated to helping the honest, hard-working people of Florida protect their rights and retain their freedom. When someone accused of DUI contacts my office and retains my services, it is my mission to provide each and every client with the type of high-quality assistance that makes them feel as if they were our ONLY client. We strive to ensure that each one of our clients receives the justice and due process they are entitled under the law.
As a former prosecutor, I handled hundreds of DUI cases and have experience in working each one of those cases from arrests all the way to dispositions, whether the cases resulted in trials or plea agreements. I will personally work in your case and will assist you in every step of the way towards a resolution, even if it means taking the case all the way to trial.
Once your case is resolved, I will also look into your case to determine whether you are eligible to have your record expunged or sealed.
David Katz is a founding partner of Katz & Phillips, P.A. When you want a DUI attorney to represent you, Mr. Katz is the attorney to call. He is one of just three Board Certified DUI Experts practicing law in the state of Florida. His past work experience and educational achievements have prepared him to provide a vigorous legal defense to clients accused of impaired driving and other criminal offenses.
Originally from the great State of Texas, Mr. Archer has sought the practice of law as his second career. After graduating high school in 1992, Mr. Archer enlisted in the US Air Force and served as a Munitions Systems Specialist and a Training Manager/Instructor until he discharged in 2000. Upon completion of his bachelors’ degrees at McMurry University (Science) and University of Central Oklahoma (Business Administration), he attended Barry University School of Law and received his Juris Doctorate in 2005. Mr. Archer began his practice in 2006 and has continued in the areas of Family Law and Criminal Law ever since.
Andrew Nickolaou is a founding partner at Bernal-Mora & Nickolaou, P.A. He practices primarily in criminal defense and family law. Mr. Nickolaou has had the experience of participating in various internships, including a judicial internship with the Honorable Anthony Johnson in the 9th Circuit Court, and serving as a law clerk for the United States Attorney’s Office, Middle District of Florida. Andrew formerly worked at Katz & Phillips, P.A. as a paralegal and Associate Attorney. As a paralegal and attorney, Mr. Nickolaou has quickly developed the skills necessary to aggressively represent his clients in all aspects of his practice areas.
While a DUI arrest can be overwhelming, it is imperative you contact an Orlando criminal defense attorney immediately to find out how you can challenge your drunk driving charges. With Jaeger, you will retain interested, dedicated and aggressive specialists who will defend your rights against all odds. As a former state prosecutor, he knows DUI cases are prosecuted by top members of the state's legal team. Having a top quality, proven defense firm on your side is critical and Jaeger is here for you.
As a graduate of the University of Florida with a degree in Criminal Justice, Mr. Gunter developed a passion for the legal field and decided to pursue a career in the law. In 2009, Mr. Gunter graduated from Barry University-Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law in Orlando, Florida and began a career in criminal.
Mr. Gunter worked as an Assistant State Attorney in the 18th Judicial Circuit for Seminole County. While working for the State, Matthew focused on prosecuting thousands of cases including Grand Theft, DUI, Possession of Cannabis, and Domestic Violence Battery. His time with the State Attorney’s Office allowed him to evaluate cases and hone his skills as a trial.
Attorney Hillary Johnson is a former prosecutor who brings experience and exceptional legal knowledge to each case she tries. Ms. Johnson gained valuable experience at trial defending clients who were charged with DUI, drug crimes, theft and other criminal offenses while she was at the State Attorney’s Office. She was the lead DUI prosecutor in this role. She completed the curriculum at the Advanced DUI School and received additional training in social media evidence, search and arrest warrants and jury selection.
Ms. Johnson left the State Attorney’s Office to pursue an opportunity as a defense attorney at MSPerryLaw. Today, she uses her extensive experience as a prosecutor in the defense of her clients.
Colleen M. Glenn is known for being a highly effective trial lawyer. She practices exclusively in the area of criminal defense and has dedicated her practice to helping all those charged with criminal offenses. Her criminal defense experience spans more than 10 years. She is the founder/owner of the firm and has defended thousands of criminal cases. Colleen has dedicated her career to defending those accused of crimes in Bradenton and Sarasota, and throughout the state of Florida.
If you are facing alcohol-related charges in Florida, you need a qualified Florida DUI Lawyer. Fortunately, the Law Office of Colleen M Glenn, P.A. can help. If you have been arrested for DUI or any other alcohol related offense, please contact her firm.
Brett McIntosh believes that people who make mistakes or get accused of crimes deserve a second chance to improve their lives. He enjoys a good challenge and has spent over 18 years in the field and built a firm dedicated to personalized, superior, results oriented representation.
He has Specialized DUI Training as a two time graduate of National College of DUI Defense intensive Summer Session presented at Harvard Law School. As well as Axion analytical lab training 40 hour intensive course on Forensic Chromatography ( blood testing ). NHTSA Certification in Field Sobriety Testing procedure. Over 40 hours of additional DUI specific CLE credit.
Erika Valcarcel is a seasoned Florida criminal attorney with experience in both prosecution and defense of misdemeanor and felony cases. Her legal background includes several years as an assistant state attorney. Many assume a DUI case can’t be won if you tested over the limit, but that isn’t necessarily true. An experienced Florida DUI lawyer can help with getting a charge dismissed/reduced,avoid jail time, and keep your driver’s license.
Sarasota DUI defense lawyer Erika Valcarcel has extensive courtroom experience handling DUI cases both as a prosecutor and a defense lawyer in Sarasota and Manatee counties. She understands how DUI cases work from both sides of the process, which puts her in a position to fight for you.
Ralph F. Guerra is an attorney who represents his clients with intensity to help achieve results. Clients are treated with the respect and dignity they deserve. Utilizing over a decade of litigation experience, Attorney Guerra will personally handle your case from beginning to final resolution.
Ralph personally handles every case for the firm. Mr. Guerra will personally meet with you to discuss your criminal or personal injury case and will also provide you with an education on the justice system, procedure, and how they work in relation to the situation you are facing. Also, anything said during the consultation is confidential, even if you don’t hire us.
Lee Pearlman founded Pearlman & Clark, P.A. in 2012. His passion and expertise were the driving forces behind this entrepreneurial move. He understands that life changes can lead people to find themselves in a bad situation, and he is ready and able to listen, strategize and help anyone in legal need.
Hiring a knowledgeable and aggressive DUI Defense Attorney is critical if you’ve been arrested for Driving Under the Influence in St. Petersburg, Tampa Bay, Clearwater or Bradenton. As a former prosecutor and a defense attorneys he has proceeded to trial on dozens of DUI cases and argued many motions related to DUI arrests.
As a lawyer, Michael Misa offers his clients, whose rights have been threatened by criminal charges, the necessary help. He has over 23 years of experience in criminal case investigation. Mr. Misa's experience includes services as law enforcement officer, narcotics investigator, state prosecutor and criminal defense attorney. He has also worked with more than two thousand criminal cases. Let his experience help you in your legal problems. The Law Office of Michael A. Misa is more than happy to give you our personal time until your legal difficulties have been resolved.
He has thorough knowledge of the complexities of DUI law in Greater Tampa Bay Area to fight for you and will do everything in their power to get the best possible ruling.
Whether you are involved with a personal injury claim, have been charged with a traffic or criminal offense, need help with a divorce or family law matter, need legal advice or representation on immigration legal matters or require legal help on general civil legal matters, you can contact Martin B. Schwartz to protect your rights. Their mission is to provide you with outstanding legal representation while at the same time, provide you the personal attention you deserve while dealing with simple or complex legal matters which may affect you and/or your family members.
I grew up in Hillsborough County and graduated from Plant City High School. After high school, I joined the Marine Corp. After the Marine Corp, I attended College at the University of South Florida where I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, was on the Dean’s list and a member of the Gold Key Club. I then attended Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale where I graduated in the top 15% of his class (Cum Laude). While attending law school, I made the Dean’s list and received a Book Award. I was also a member of the Hispanic Law Student Association, American Bar Association and a volunteer for Reading for Life.
I served as a state prosecutor in Hillsborough County Florida. During my time as a prosecutor I litigated over 300 trials and motions, including DUI’s. I expect my combination of experience, knowledge and personal attentio
As a client, you will meet personally with me, firm partner and top-rated Tampa DUI attorney, John S. Castro. Unlike some lawyers in Tampa, I personally work on each and every case and I am proud to know all of my clients on a first name basis. I provide each client with my personal cell phone number in case of an emergency. Like all the attorneys at our firm, I am guided by deep rooted principles and dedicated to providing you with the highest level of legal services and the individual attention and respect you deserve.
Antonio G. Jimenez is devoted exclusively to the defense of DUI arrests. He personally works every case with rigorous defense to achieve the best possible outcome. He offers experience and insight that other attorneys since his one and only focus is drunk driving. You owe it to your future to get the best possible defense. I am completely devoted to DUI defense and will defend your case rigorously.
Attorney AnnMarie Rizzo is a highly regarded defense attorney who is in-demand by both her clients and colleagues. When she is not achieving the best possible results for her clients, she can often be found at speaking engagements within the legal community or writing on the topic of DUI defense.
Ms. Rizzo’s career began in the State Attorneys Office where she completed an internship before working as an Assistant State Attorney. In 2008, she amended her focus to protecting the rights of the accused and accepted a position as a defense attorney. In this role, she has achieved tremendous success on behalf of clients facing DUI and various criminal charges.
When it comes to DUI’s, no case is too small or too big for our office to handle. We have handled one-witness DUI cases where the client has refused to provide a breath sample, up to the most complicated DUI manslaughter trials involving forced blood draws, multiple witnesses and experts, and a week of trial time. My office has the experience to analyze the video of your arrest and the other discovery materials in your case to advise you of the best way to attack your case. My office will look to see whether there is a motion to throw your case out of court, whether there are any mitigating circumstances to present to have the DUI charge reduced to a lower charge like a reckless or careless driving, and also whether you have a good trial.
Ron Sholes takes DUI defense and charges seriously and is willing to travel to all parts of Florida for his clients. He prides himself on providing the best possible legal representation for DUI cases in Jacksonville, FL. His team provides “in house” investigators, experience, and a strong defense that will give his clients the best chance of winning in Florida. For AGGRESSIVE representation on DUI charges of any kind in Florida call the Law Offices of Ronald E. Sholes.
Attorney Stephen C. Higgins has been building a reputation of excellence on behalf of his clients since 2005. He has successfully represented clients in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Florida who are facing charges of DUI and other criminal offenses. During his career as a criminal defense attorney, Steve has been recognized by AVVO, a lawyer rating service, with a “Superb – 10.0” rating by his peers and clients. He has also been interviewed by local print and television media regarding DUI and other traffic-related matters. His firm prides themselves in catering to your needs and easing your anxiety, by providing premier legal representation and guiding you through the complexities of your DUI case to reach a desirable result.
Lee Lockett has been practicing for more than 17 years and has in excess of 45 Jury trials to his credit. He has experience as Division Chief in County Court Division E where he supervised all attorneys in that division and made DUI filing decisions. He is dedicated to protecting your rights and fighting to have your DUI charge dismissed.
Malcolm is a seasoned attorney with a high success rate in DUIs and license offenses. He is passionate about upholding the rights of his clients and their needs, while defending and protecting their privacy and reputation all with the utmost integrity. Choose Malcolm Anthony as your DUI defense lawyer and you can rest assured that you will receive the benefit of Malcolm’s 25 years of DUI defense experience and thousands of DUI trials.
Criminal and DUI Defense Attorney Adam Rossen was an Assistant State Attorney in Broward County, Florida prosecuting the very same crimes he now defends. This gives him great knowledge of how your opponent thinks and prepares to build their case against his clients. Adam Rossen knows that every case is different and will never take a “one-size-fits-all” approach to DUI Defense. His experience prosecuting DUI cases in South Florida gives him the insight needed to successfully defend those accused of DUI. Mr. Rossen knows the prosecuting attorneys’ playbook and what strategies and techniques they will use to convict you of DUI. It is this specialized knowledge and tenacious never give up attitude that has earned Adam Rossen numerous awards.
As a former prosecutor, Mr. Parks is able to draw from insight into the "other side" when defending clients specifically charged with any type of criminal offense including DUI, misdemeanors, traffic offenses, and all types of felonies. His ability to challenge the prosecution's case and create customized defense strategies consistently produces successful results for the firm's clients. Over the years, he has tried more than 150 dui cases, has argued countless pre-trial motions, and has won numerous driver's license hearings.
The State of Florida has some of the strictest drunk driving laws in the country. If you have been charged with driving under the influence (DUI), you need to retain an attorney who has the experience to represent you effectively in court. Jonathan Blecher is a Miami DUI lawyer with more than 30 years of experience and a specialist in the field of DUI. He understands the laws that affect your situation and is prepared to offer the strong and effective defense you need.
Lawrence Michael Meltzer has tried over 60 jury trials (mostly DUI offenses) through verdict as a County Court Prosecutor. This experience allowed him to develop an extensive knowledge of DUI law and the specific defenses employed in issues dealing with breath testing, urine testing, blood testing, impairment by alcohol, and other DUI matters. He provides legal knowledge necessary to make informed decisions throughout the legal process, and develop a defense strategy that will give you the best chance of avoiding a conviction for drunk driving. As a dedicated DUI defense attorney, Lawrence Meltzer is available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
James Phillips is a founding partner of Katz & Phillips, P.A. and an experienced trial attorney in the field of criminal defense. His work experience includes time both on the prosecutor’s side of the table and as a defense attorney, providing him with unparalleled insight into how DUI cases are charged and prosecuted. Mr. Phillips has dedicated his law practice to DUI defense and to representing clients accused of major felonies such as sex crimes and federal offenses. Because of his extensive experience with serious felony charges, Mr. Phillips is frequently sought out by other attorneys to act as co-counsel in complex DUI and sex crimes cases.
With ten years of experience as a DUI cop and expert witness along with three years with Orange County Sheriff’s Office Evening Traffic Unit, Jeff has made hundreds of DUI arrests and is a certified Drug Recognition Expert. He gives lectures and trains newly hired prosecutors how to prosecute DUI cases properly. No one has as much knowledge on DUI cases as much as he does, and now Jeff is usingg that firsthand knowledge of being a DUI cop, instructor, and expert to help represent those facing a DUI charge.
We have searched to find attorneys / lawyers who are experienced with DUI law and who know how to deal with the affects of being arrested for DUI. These top-rated attorneys focus a significant portion of their practices to defending those accused of DWI or DUI and they understand that the consequences of a DUI conviction can destroy reputations, families, careers, and finances. They have dedicated themselves to helping people who are in danger of losing much of what they have worked for.
These top rated attorneys are continually learning and staying abreast of the latest changes in DUI laws in the state of Florida and have demonstrated an ability to navigate through the various courtrooms. When you have an attorney who is experienced you will feel more confident and more calm than when you are dealing with someone who is a general practice attorney who takes any and all cases.
Attorneys chosen to be in the Top 5 must show they devote a significant portion of their practice to DUI defense. Lawyers chosen to be a part of Best DWI Attorneys are experts in their field and we choose who will be rated with Best DWI Attorneys. If one of our top rated attorneys receives a complaint and does not respond to it in a satisfactory manner we can and do remove them from the site.