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Michael Leonard Tenzer

Michael Leonard Tenzer

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

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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 

  • Scott Michael Weiss

    Michael is a highly skilled criminal defense lawyer, I feel confident that he will do the very best for all client's that I refer to him.


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    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Michael. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

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



FLMember in Good Standing197808/12/2015
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