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Deanna Ebanks Rahming

Deanna Ebanks Rahming

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

Deanna E. Ebanks is an attorney with The Cochran Firm - South Florida office. Her practice focuses exclusively on criminal defense matters. Originally from West Palm Beach, Florida, Deanna graduated from the University of Florida, earning a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, with Honors and a minor in Criminology. Prior to law school, Deanna was among a select group of students chosen to participate in the James Weldon Johnson Summer Institute, where she became a fellow. She later received her law degree from the University of Miami - School of Law, receiving Honors in Litigation Skills -Trial Advocacy and earning the Dean's Merit Scholarship on six separate occasions.


Prior to joining The Cochran Firm, Deanna served as lead counsel on dozens of criminal jury trials, ranging from misdemeanors to felonies punishable by life imprisonment and managed her private practice, The Ebanks Rahming Firm, LLC.

Deanna’s interest in criminal defense began when she worked at the Office of the Public Defender - Howard Finkelstein in Broward County, Florida. As an Assistant Public Defender, Deanna learned the skills and tools needed to excel as a criminal defense trial attorney.


Deanna moved north to the Treasure Coast and joined the Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel - Fourth District. As an Assistant Regional Counsel, Deanna continued to focus her practice exclusively on criminal defense, representing clients charged with misdemeanor offenses, as well as first, second and third degree felonies, including Murder, Attempted Murder, Arson, Trafficking in Controlled Substances, Organized Fraud, Grand Theft, Burglary of a Dwelling, Robbery with a Deadly Weapon, Home Invasion Robbery, Battery on a Law Enforcement Officer, and sexual offenses, such as Lewd and Lascivious and Sexual Battery - Great Force. Deanna is a member in good standing of the Florida Bar Association.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    8 years, 500 cases



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Judd S Nemiro

    Top-notch attorney. I endorse this lawyer.


    Judd Nemiro Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Heather Aquafresca

    I endorse this lawyer. She is phenomenal.


    Heather Aquafresca Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

2541 SW 27th Ave
Miami, FL, 33133-2163



FLMember in Good Standing200708/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Criminal Defense AttorneyThe Cochran Firm2012 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Florida BarN/A2007 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Attorney at LawAttorneys to Watch in 2013 - Profiles of Professionalism2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawN/ALawN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Ethical Governance DayCitizen Participation: A Roadmap to Ethical Government2012