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Michael Leonard Tenzer

Michael Leonard Tenzer

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

Michael Tenzer

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1973

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    43 years



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Anuraag Hari Singhal

    I endorse this lawyer's work. Mike is a well-prepared lawyer with outstanding experience. He is not afraid to go to trial, and has handled some of the most difficult cases in Broward County.


    Anuraag Singhal
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Robert David Devin

    I endorse this lawyer. Mike is an outstanding lawyer handling high profile cases that seem to make their way into the local news!


    Robert Devin Landlord & Tenant Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

315 S.E. 7 St. - Suite 100
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301


FLMember in Good Standing197805/07/2015
NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 197303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Most Effective Lawyers - Criminal JusticeDaily Business Review2010
The Harry Gulkin Memorial AwardBroward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers2010
President's AwardBroward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers1999

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentMichael L.Tenzer, PLLC1981 - Present
Assistant State AttorneyOffice of State Attorney, Broward County1978 - 1980
Assistant District AttorneyOffice of the District Attorney, Westchester County, New York1972 - 1975

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Broward Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPast President1999 - 2000
Broward Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard Member1997 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1972
University of VermontPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1967