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Contact me if you are looking for a lawyer who will aggressively pursue your case while keeping you informed throughout the process. I make myself available to clients most anytime day or night, including weekends. My fees are reasonable and payment plans are available for those who qualify.

Call today for a free, no obligation consultation: (215) 839-9529.



Languages spoken: English, Italian

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. Federal Crime: 25%
  3. White Collar Crime: 20%
  4. Personal Injury: 15%



Contingent (35-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Michael is a top-notch business lawyer in Philadelphia.


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  • Jeremy Adam Wechsler

    Without reservation, I endorse Michael. Michael has quickly established himself as an excellent attorney, and provides excellent, compassionate legal services to his clients. I have no reservation referring cases to Michael that are outside of my practice area.


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Contact info

Fienman Defense, LLC

1608 Walnut Street, Suite 900
Philadelphia, PA, 19103

Fienman Defense, LLC

5 Sentry Parkway West
Suite 2004
Blue Bell, PA, 19422

Fienman Defense, LLC

196 W Ashland Street
Suite 410
Doylestown, PA, 18901

Fienman Defense, LLC

119 N Olive Street
Media, PA, 19063



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro Bono Roll of HonorFirst Judicial District of Pennsylvania2015
Top 10 under 40National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Top 10 Under 40National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2014
Pro Bono Roll of HonorFirst Judicial District of Pennsylvania2012
Pro Bono Roll of HonorFirst Judicial District of Pennsylvania2011
Dean's ListThomas M. Cooley Law School2010
Dean's ListThomas M. Cooley Law School2009
Dean's ListThomas M. Cooley Law School2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Criminal Defense LawyerFienman Defense LLC2010 - Present
ExternMaro & Maro, P.C.2010 - 2010
ClerkThe Law Offices of Edward A. Bajoka, P.L.L.C.2007 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College for DUI DefenseMember2014 - Present
Montgomery County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Philadelphia Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Commonwealth v. WatsonDismissed
Commonwealth v. BarnesThree (3) months non-reporting probation
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Publication nameTitleDate
South Jersey Senior MagazineFive Estate Planning Documents Every New Jersey Senior Needs2011
Upon Further ReviewNo Matter Your Privacy Setting, Facebook and MySpace Accounts Are Not As Private As You May Like2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris Doctor2010
Dickinson CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2006
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Young Entrepreneurs of PhiladelphiaStarting a New Business in Philadelphia2011
StartUP PhiladelphiaSo, You Want to Start a New Business?2011
Quarterly SeminarOrphans' Court Litigation: Guardianships2011
Quarterly SeminarEstate Planning for Baby Boomers2011
Quarterly SeminarEstate Planning for New Parents2010