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Lee Charles Viacava

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Mr. Viacava has successfully resolved thousands of criminal cases for his clients during his many years practicing criminal defense. Mr. Viacava has skillfully represented clients accused of virtually every type of criminal charge ranging from second degree misdemeanors to punishable by life felonies.  Mr. Viacava uniquely tailors his representation of each individual client to best suit that persons needs. By taking the time to properly approach each and every case Mr. Viacava is able to consistently achieve outstanding results on behalf of his clients.  Having resided in the Southwest Florida area since childhood Mr. Viacava has developed extensive community ties.  Mr. Viacava draws upon his entire well of resources for every case in order to ensure the best possible results for his clients.


Mr. Viacava graduated from the University of Florida with a B.A. in Criminal Justice. Following graduation Mr. Viacava received his Juris Doctorate from Thomas Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan.  While in law school Mr. Viacava received the honor of being elected to both the Moot Court Board and the Mock Trial Board.  Mr. Viacava was further awarded the prestigious Litigation Certificate of Achievement during his tenure at Thomas Cooley Law School. Upon graduation from law school Mr. Viacava returned to Southwest Florida area where he was raised and began a law career focused on the practice of criminal defense.


The most important decision you make regarding your Criminal Charge or Personal Injury Claim will be the lawyer you choose to hire. You need an attorney on your case who is going to explore all avenues and leave no stone unturned in order to get you the best possible result.  The last thing you need is a lawyer who does not want to go to trial. When you have been arrested for a crime or injured in an accident Mr. Viacava is ready to fight on your behalf towards getting you the best possible result on your criminal or personal injury case.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Juvenile: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
  4. DUI & DWI: 25%



Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Jonathan Andrew Stimler

    I endorse and recommend this attorney. Lee is sharp, personable and has charisma that is rare and highly valuable in the legal community. He will honorably fight for his clients and is trustworthy.


    Jonathan Stimler Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Stephen Sebastian Everett

    Having previously worked with Lee for several years, I know he is a tireless advocate on behalf of achieving the results that his clients seek. I highly endorse Lee's abilities as an attorney.


    Stephen Everett Administrative Law Attorney
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Contact info

PO Box 10-1113
Cape Coral, FL, 33910



FLMember in Good Standing200709/08/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 LawyersNational Advocacy for DUI Defense2015
10 BestAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Litigation Certificate of AchievementThomas M. Cooley2004
Moot Court BoardThomas M. Cooley2004
Mock Trial BoardThomas M. Cooley2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
LawyerViacava & Cantor2013 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Collier County Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Lee County Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers SectionMember2013 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
Florida BarMember2007 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State vs. R.W.Not Guilty
State vs. H.BNot Guilty
State vs. S.B.Not Guilty
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Publication nameTitleDate
News PressLehigh Acres woman found 'not guilty' of animal neglect2014
Viacava & Cantor Law BlogPreservation of Evidence2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
University of FloridaCriminologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Night with the LawyersCriminal Defense2014