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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    40 years, 3 thousand cases



Fixed (sometimes)

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Contact info

Robbins, Tunkey, Ross, Amsel, Raben & Waxman, LLP

2250 Southwest Third Avenue
Fourth Floor
Miami, FL, 33129


FLMember in Good Standing197606/20/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Lawyers in South FloridaSouth Florida Legal Guide2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Best of BarMiami Review2012
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Law and Leading Criminal Defense AttorneyLaw and Leading Attorneys2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Florida 2007 Super LawyersFlorida Super Lawyers magazine2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
AV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Sr. Managing PartnerRoss Amsel Raben Nascimento. Pllc2016 - Present
Managing PartnerRobbins, Tunkey, Ross, Amsel, Raben & Waxman, PA1978 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Criminal LawyersFellow1986 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersLife Member1976 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersVice President Miami Chapter1976 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Federal Drug ConspiracyNot Guilty
Capital Murder TrialNot Guilty
Federal Post Conviction PetitionConviction and Sentence Vacated
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Miami School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
University of MiamiBusiness AdministrationOther - Bachelors1973
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MACDL Annual Trial SeminarCrafting a Closing Argument2015
Hot Topics in Criminal DefenseFederal Sentencing after Booker2006
Criminal DefensePost Conviction Motions after the AEDPA2005
Nebraska Criminal Defense SeminarInvestigation and Defense of a Capital Murder Case1991