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Brandon M Daniels

Brandon M Daniels

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Family

About Me

 I am a former police detective who is certified in both Georgia and Alabama as a police officer.  I have an extensive background in the area of DUI through my certifications in the following areas:


Standard Field Sobriety Testing


Accident Crash Investigation

Death Investigation

Advanced Vice and Narcotics

Auto Theft

Domestic Violence

Reasonable Cause and Use of Force

Verbal Judo


In addition to these police certifications, I am also a member of the following groups:


The National DUI College

Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Florida Bar

Criminal Defense Group, Florida Bar

Family Law Group, Florida Bar

Sarasota County Bar

Manatee County Bar


I work zealously to represent our cleints and ensure that they are satisfied.  To find out more about me, please vist our website at




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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. DUI & DWI: 90%
    8 years, 315 cases
  2. Family: 10%
    8 years, 335 cases



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Steve Daniel Santiago

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Steve Santiago Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Varinia Van Ness

    I endorse this lawyer. Brandon is a dedicated and detailed lawyer, prepared and conscious about providing quality representation.


    Varinia Van Ness Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Daniels & Hannan, Attorneys at Law

1348 Fruitville Road
Suite 201
Sarasota, FL, 34236-5865



FLMember in Good Standing200708/12/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Attendee at the Harvard Law School Summer SessionNational College for DUI Defense2013
Attendee at the Harvard Law School Summer SessionThe National DUI College2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyDaniels & Hannan, Attorneys at Law2009 - Present
AttorneyLutz, Bobo & Telfair P.A.2007 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseMember2012 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2011 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense (Sarasota County Chapter)Member2011 - Present
Sarasota County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Manatee County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Manatee County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2007 - Present
Florida BarMember2007 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
DUI Dismissed because police failed to use propoer protocalCase dismissed
.147 breath test case dismissedCase dismissed
Felony DUI reduced to Reckless DrivingWithhold of Adjudication

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Publication NameTitleDate
Sarasota Herald TribuneDeputy's DUI arrests, traffic stops under question2012
Tampa Bay Business JournalJudge Isses Restraining Order2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Auburn University, AuburnCriminologyCriminology2000
Faulkner University, Thomas Goode Jones School of LawN/AlawN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Coldwell BankersBankruptcy basics for realtors dealing with short sales2009