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  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    35 years
  2. Constitutional: 50%
    30 years



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  • Jeffrey S. Benjamin

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Mr. Aaronson for over 35 years and know him to be an excellent lawyer . He is a fierce advocate , who cares about his clients. I have referred cases to him in the past and would not hesitate to recommend him to a potential new client.


    Jeffrey Benjamin Personal Injury Attorney
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One Financial Plaza, Suite 1615
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33394


FLMember in Good Standing198109/08/2015
GAActive Member in Good Standing 198011/07/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top LawyerSouth Florida Legal Guide2008
Florida Super LawyersLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Lifetime AchievementLIFESTYLES2001
Lifetime AchievementVISIONS1996
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerBenjamin, Aaronson, Edinger and Patanzo1984 - Present
Public DefenderDade County Public Defenders Office1981 - 1984
Association namePosition nameDuration
First Amendment Lawyers AssociationChairman Emeritus2013 - Present
First Amendment Lawyers AssociationChairman2012 - 2013
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyersmember2000 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2000 - Present
Broward Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2000 - Present
First Amendment Lawyers AssociationSecretary1988 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v Harenot guilty
State v williamswilliams not guilty of first degree murder
state v girouxgiroux found not guilty of first dgree murde
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Publication nameTitleDate
Xcitement Magazinelegal updates from 1996 to present2010
Florida Second District Court of Appealamicus curiae brief for the aclu2010
University of Miami Law ReviewThe First Amendment In Chaos2009
The Florida Seaupdate on first amendment issue2009
NJACAvictory for njaca2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
University of FloridaAdvertisingBS - Bachelor of Science1976
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
First Amendment Lawyers Association Winter meetinghuman trafficking2010
Broward CollegeSex related crimes2010
Gentlemen's Club Expositionfirst amendment rights2009
First Amendment Lawyers Association summer meetingobscenity2008