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Max Goldberg's law practice is devoted to the defense of those accused of criminal and related charges in Florida. He is passionate about his clients, the law, and his practice. Mr. Goldberg will not agree to take your criminal case without first giving you a realistic assessment of the merits and defenses.


My firm offers a personalized approach to each client’s unique situation. I assess the facts, evaluate our client’s goals, and strategize the best ways to obtain a favorable outcome. I personally return calls in a prompt manner and we pride ourselves in being accessible to our clients.


I have worked with the Polk County Public Defenders Office, was a certified legal intern with both the Pinellas County Public Defender’s Office and Pinellas County State Attorney’s Office. As a Sarasota State Attorney he handled hundreds of criminal cases. This experience gives me the ability to evaluate and examine the State’s case against you, which may expose weaknesses, fabrications, and errors. I continued my training with numerous classes and seminars, including DUI School, Advanced DUI School and Blood, Breath, and Tears for the DUI Defense Practitioner. I am a member of the Florida Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Saint Petersburg Bar Association, Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, as well as a card carrying member of the American Civil Liberties Union.

Max Goldberg has extensive courtroom and trial experience as both a State Prosecutor and a Defense Attorney. He has participated in over twenty criminal trials since 2002, and acted as lead counsel in over fifteen trials. His Bachelors and Masters in science gives him an advantage when dealing with the complex issues that frequently arise in cases such as Driving Under the Influence. Max Goldberg’s background in science and law, combined with his trial experience as both a Prosecutor and a Defense Attorney, enables him to better represent clients and their needs in and out of the courtroom.


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  1. Divorce: 25%
    13 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
    13 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    13 years
  4. Family: 25%
    13 years



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  • Michael S. Waddington

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


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  • Haydee C. Oropesa

    Max Goldberg is an excellent attorney. Max truly loves the practice of law and geniunely cares about his clients and their cases. Mr. Goldberg is incredibly professional and approachable. Clients will be well served in having Mr. Goldberg as their advocate.


    Haydee Oropesa Criminal Defense Attorney
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Law Office of Max Goldberg

106 S Tampania Ave
suite 100
Tampa, FL, 33609

106 S Tampania Ave
suire 100
Tampa, FL, 33609

106 S Tampania Ave
Tampa, FL, 336093257

106 S Tampania Ave
Suite 100
Tampa, FL, 33609



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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Prosecuting AttorneySarasota State Attorney Office2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Gracie Barra Jiu JitsuBlack Belt1997 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Hillsborough 08-CF-019988DISMISSED
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Arizona State UniversityN/AMA - Masters2000
Arizona State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1996